CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gov. Jim Justice and the West Virginia Section of Tourism introduced that West Virginia has been picked as a single of the Greatest Areas to Go by Condé Nast Traveler.
This designation follows a collection of the latest key announcements by Lonely Planet and TIME Magazine that rank West Virginia as a major world-wide location for travel in the New 12 months.
“This is an unbelievable honor to have West Virginia make however one more international journey listing for 2022,” stated Gov. Justice. “All West Virginians should be so very pleased that the globe is ultimately awakening to the fact that West Virginia is the diamond in the rough that absolutely everyone missed. I simply cannot wait around for guests from throughout the globe to see the natural beauty and majesty that we know as Pretty much Heaven, West Virginia.”
Each and every yr, Condé Nast Traveler selects the top destinations to visit in the New Year. This year’s places focused on a new era of travel and highlighted areas recognized for mouth watering meals, historic web pages and the good outdoors.
West Virginia joined the ranks amongst renowned worldwide locations, including Alberta, Canada Balearic Islands, Spain Istanbul London Rapa Nui, Chile Kyushu, Japan and Sicily, Italy.
The write-up showcases West Virginia as an outside spot, touting the new designation of the New River Gorge Countrywide Park & Maintain and historic state park infrastructure initiatives, together with new cabins at Coopers Rock Point out Forest and Beech Fork State Park and the establishing Elk River Rail Trail.
Concluding with new lodging developments like Resort Morgan in Morgantown and the Schoolhouse Hotel in White Sulphur Springs, the report capabilities a mix of outdoor explorations and lodging located in the mountains of West Virginia.
“It’s our team’s work to share with the entire world all of the motives why West Virginia is a world-class journey and tourism desired destination,” claimed Chelsea Ruby, Secretary of the West Virginia Department of Tourism. “These accolades discuss to the good management of Governor Justice and result in extra than just views on the net. It is lists, like this, that individuals switch to when building their vacation strategies and outcome in serious, lasting impacts.”