Whites Mill and Mercentile {Virginia}

Whites Mill and Mercentile {Virginia}

We found ourselves in the small town of Abingdon, Virginia and took a small windy road up to see Whites Mill. This beautiful old grain mill in listed on the Historic Sites register. Take a look into the past at the massive undertaking it was to create flour, cornmeal, etc by grinding grains with giant [...]

Midsummer Night’s Dream Statue {Virginia}

Midsummer Night’s Dream Statue {Virginia}

On our second day in Southern Virginia, we went to the small town of Abingdon to see the beautiful statue of Midsummer Night's Dream. This fanciful statue plays tribute to the magic and mysticism of Shakespeare's play by the same name. Created by the talented artist Charles Vess, this statue brings you right into the [...]

Birthplace of Country Music Museum {Virginia}

Birthplace of Country Music Museum {Virginia}

You absolutely cannot go to Bristol without checking out the Birthplace of Country Music Museum. This museum is a gem and well worth the time to explore. This museum is dedicated to the 10 day recording sessions where music artists from across the country and across all the genres of the time came together to [...]

Bristol {Tennessee & Virginia}

Bristol {Tennessee & Virginia}

Bristol is a city that sits right on the border between Tennessee and Virginia. As you walk down main street, depending which side of the street you are on determines which states you are currently in. But the thing that really put this town on the map was an event called The Bristol Sessions. In [...]