More than half of the country's population lives within a day's drive of West Virginia, and savvy travelers have known that it is the playground of the East. Whether youad like to visit historic sites; take scenic drives or walking tours; go hiking, biking, whitewater rafting, or fishing; or take in museums small and large, author Leonard Adkins steers you to the best that West Virginia has to offer. The locals know where to find hidden swimmina holes, waterfalls, and the best barbecue joints, and now you will too! Features detailed, opinionated reviews of dining and lodging places as well as tools to help you plan and make the most of your trip.Completed in 1884, the Gothic English chapel Trinity Episcopal Church (304- 529-6084; http://wvtrinitychurch.org), on the corner of Fifth Ave. and 11th St., has lancet-shaped stained-glass windows designed by Louis C. Tiffany and a two- story Gothic arch with recessed oak doors. ... look at the rotunda, with its hemispherical roof, mosaic floors, Greek key borders, and Tennessee rose marble wainscoting.
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide West Virginia (Second Edition) (Explorer's Complete)|
|Author||:||Leonard M. Adkins|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2011-05-02|