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.
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.