Charleston Magazine, in their June 2013 issue, featured "Ramble On! 30 fun, cultural, educational, and downright quirky destinations for sunny-day adventures" - a piece describing fun and easy day trips from Charleston, South Carolina. more.
I started the day off in Washington, DC - and after visiting a few folks in southeastern Virginia, I headed further east and hopped on to US 17 South just a bit north of the Dismal Swamp. more.
So Seth Kugel of the New York Times' Frugal Traver wrote a second piece about some of the people he met during his road trip down Highway 17 from Winchester, Virginia to Savannah, Georgia. more.
Well, what do you know - Highway 17 made The New York Times! My little highway. Not this website (what's up with that?) - but regardless, I just think it's great that my Highway got a little love from the New York Times. more.
Last Sunday I went on a pilgrimage of sorts to Winchester, Virginia to find the beginning of Highway 17 South (and, of course, the end of Highway 17 North). more.