The Herald-Dispatch Visitors Guide RSS 2014-11-27T18:30:10-05:00 urn:uuid:e220bb16-7271-42b8-af13-b239b49a56cd Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Tri-State Visitors' Guide Fall/Winter 2014-2015 print edition The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:fe71a6f8-ac45-48c1-93b4-8c63ea1978c6 2014-09-28T16:32:43-04:00 <p> Welcome to the Tri-State! We hope you have a great visit.</p> Local communities share a heritage The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+CoverStory 2014-11-24T10:24:22-05:00 <p> Look for the spot on the map where West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky come together, and you have found the Tri-State &#8212; a community of cities and counties on both sides of the Ohio River that share a rich heritage and wonderful quality of life.</p> Have a capital day in Charleston The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:b3701772-9ace-4989-be46-fc401bfcc557 2014-11-24T10:27:54-05:00 <p> About an hour&#8217;s drive east of Huntington on Interstate 64, West Virginia&#8217;s capital city is steeped in history, the arts and entertainment, making it well worth a day trip &#8212; or more.</p> Dining The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Dining 2014-11-24T11:58:07-05:00 <p> Stomach rumbling? You&#8217;re in luck. Here&#8217;s a taste of the Tri-State&#8217;s many eateries. <a href="http://news.herald-dispatch.com/diningguide/">Click here to check out our ever-growing Dining Guide database.</a></p> FEUD FACTS: The real story of the Hatfields & McCoys The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:4091952f-d2fc-4967-a040-e2b03c3c8a91 2014-11-24T10:35:00-05:00 <p> Hardly any person in America can hear the name &#8220;Hatfield&#8221; without thinking &#8220;McCoy.&#8221; This most infamous feud in American folklore happened right in the Tri-State&#8217;s back yard.</p> US 23 highway home to many country legends The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:ed66eb51-c9d9-49fc-a4e6-c457a4e06899 2014-11-24T10:33:40-05:00 <p> What do one dozen, nationally and internation&#173;ally known, legendary country music stars have in common?</p> Trails of fun: Hatfield-McCoy system draws off-road enthusiasts to state The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:b273857d-15dd-44e2-8a7d-cdf18d45af10 2014-11-24T10:30:54-05:00 <p> West Virginia&#8217;s tourism industry is more than white&#173;water rafting and snow ski&#173;ing. For a growing number of people, the Mountain State is a good place to come and ride ATVs on the Hatfield-McCoy Trail.</p> Attractions: To see and to do The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+attractions 2014-11-24T11:35:41-05:00 <p> Here are dozens of great places to visit and enjoy. For up-to-date listings on performances and events, check out Weekend, available every Thursday in the Herald-Dispatch.</p> Festivals and events The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+festivals 2014-11-24T11:35:09-05:00 <p> Here&#39;s a look at the many annual fairs, festivals and events that occur in the Tri-State in the next few months. For up-to-date listings on performances and events, times and dates, check out Weekend, available every Thursday in The Herald-Dispatch. Or, <a href="http://news.herald-dispatch.com/calendar/">check out our online calendar.</a></p> Shopping The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/ss_visitorsguide/2011+0429_VG+Shopping 2014-11-24T11:39:47-05:00 <p> Shop til ya drop!</p>