menu search

12 Things People From Virginia Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

Here in Virginia, nothing warms our hearts quite like welcoming visitors to our favorite place on Earth. Having lived here for awhile, we can sometimes take for granted the unique aspects of our lifestyle. Time and time again, we find ourselves explaining things to out-of-towners, often with a laugh or an eye roll. Because, well…only in Virginia! See if you can relate to any of the following things so often explained to non-Virginians:

Can you think of any other experiences in Virginia that you find yourself explaining to others? Feel free to share them with us — we’d love to hear from you!

Beth
Beth is a musician and freelance writer from Richmond, Virginia.