22 Reasons Why My Heart Will Always Be In Virginia
By Beth|Published April 19, 2016
A lifelong Virginia resident, Beth loves exploring different parts of the world and currently resides in Charlottesville. 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.
I’ve traveled across the country and even lived in Australia for a few months. But for all the sights I saw, nothing could quite compare to the familiarity and uniqueness that is Virginia. This deep feeling of state pride is a sentiment that unites us all. No matter how far you travel, Virginia will always be home for those who have spent any amount of time here. There’s just something about the Old Dominion that captivates your heart the minute you arrive. For me, it’s a little bit of everything: the people, the places, and just the feeling of being in Virginia. Here are 22 reasons why this state has my heart.