These 14 Stereotypes About Virginia Need To Be Put To Rest – Right Now

Stereotypes are a funny thing. By definition, a stereotype is a way to categorize a group of people in simplified terms. And sure, stereotypes serve a purpose, but when it comes to Virginia, there’s not much that’s “simple” about us. Virginia is one of the most diverse places you’ll ever see. So go ahead and try to fit us in a box. Chances are it won’t work.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

What stereotypes have you heard about Virginia? Let us know the ones that make you laugh and the ones that get under skin!