Bristol, Virginia Is One Of The Only Cities In America Whose Main Street Is Shared Between Two States
There’s something so alluring about the idea of being in two places at once. While this isn’t a likely scenario, you can stand on State Street in Bristol and technically be visiting Virginia and Tennessee at once. This small downtown district in the very southwestern corner of Virginia is shared by both states and, as you might imagine, results in some friendly rivalry between the two sides. Here’s more on why you’ll love your visit to this unique Virginia location:
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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Have you been to Bristol, Virginia or Bristol, Tennesse before? If so, we’d love to hear about your visit there! For more information, you can visit the official tourism website by clicking here.
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Alexandria. She holds a degree in English Literature and one of her short stories has been featured in the Shenandoah Review. Other interests include hiking, songwriting, and spending time in the mountains.
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