Garden Room & Cafe salmon and brussels sprouts

Destination Dining

10/06/2020 Posted in: Agri-tourism, Beverages, Food, People

Food Tourism is a growing travel trend. For many travelers, food choices are as important a factor as climate and scenery when choosing a destination. For some people, it’s the very reason for traveling. Food Tourism is much more than finding a place to eat in whichever city you happen to be visiting. Food Tourism, … Continue reading Destination Dining

Snead's 1912 Fried Chicken

Southern Style Barbecue in a Tavern Atmosphere at Snead’s 1912

08/27/2020 Posted in: Beverages, Food, People

Just as the legacy of pro golfer Sam Snead is a part of every day life in Bath County, so is the restaurant that honors him. Located in downtown Hot Springs on the corner of Main Street and — what else — Sam Snead Highway, Snead’s 1912 is impossible to miss. And, you definitely do … Continue reading Southern Style Barbecue in a Tavern Atmosphere at Snead’s 1912

Top Adventure Town – Hot Springs, Virginia

07/16/2020 Posted in: Family Fun, Lodging, Outdoors, People

The readers of Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine are a discerning group. In 2019, the popular mid-Atlantic region magazine added a Tiny Town category to their annual Top Adventure Towns competition. Hot Springs, Virginia, ran away with the title. Why did Hot Springs win this prestigious honor? First, it’s helpful to understand that the distinction really … Continue reading Top Adventure Town – Hot Springs, Virginia