Roanoke in Virginia's Blue Ridge is one of the best small cities in America for a 2018 getaway, according to Trip Advisor!
The popular travel website featured Roanoke in a new article titled "23 Great American Small Cities to Visit in 2018."
Roanoke in Virginia's Blue Ridge received praise for being a bike-friendly destination and for tours that feature our local art and craft beer scenes. It also encouraged visitors to check out the Taubman Museum of Art in Downtown Roanoke.
Below is the section on Roanoke:
"This hospitable city is watched over by the iconic neon Roanoke Star on Mill Mountain. Roanoke is particularly popular with mountain bikers—the valley here has even been listed in the top ten most bike-friendly places in the country. There are plenty of self-guided themed tours to follow, such as Virginia’s Blue Ridge Beerway and the Art by Bike tour. Continue the artistic theme with a visit to the Taubman Museum of Art, which is hosting exhibitions on American classic cars, Native American art, and much more in 2018."
This is the latest in a string of awards & accolades we've received in Virginia's Blue Ridge over the past year, including being named a "Top U.S. Destination for 2018" by AARP, one of "The 20 Best Mountain Towns in America" by Men's Journal, and one of the "20 Greenest Cities in the Nation" by Expedia.