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Vakantie in West Virginia  - Reisinformatie West Virginia.

West Virginia is een staat in de Verenigde Staten van Noord-Amerika, gelegen in de Appalachia regio en algemeen bekend als 'The Mountain State.

Regio''s West Virginia : Allegheny Mountains, Allegheny Plateau, Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area, Cumberland Plateau, Eastern Panhandle, Northern Panhandle, Potomac Highlands, Ridge-and-valley Appalachians, Southern West Virginia

Steden in West Virginia : Charleston, Huntington, Parkersburg, Wheeling, Morgantown, and more

Hoofdstad van West Virginia : Charleston

hotels, reisbureaus, reisgidsen, reizen naar west-virginia 


Campings / Kamperen

 Go Camping America
 Koa  -  Kampeerterreinen in de VS
 National Park Service Campground and Tour Reservation Site
 Funroads  -  Get Outta Town!

Hotels in West-Virginia / Inns / Resorts


Nationale Parken / Staatsparken

 West Virginia Division of Forestry  -  zie 'State Forests'

 National Park Service  -  Nationale parken in de VS
The NPS works with communities to preserve and care for neighborhood treasures. They also work with teachers to create unique opportunities for students to learn about history at the real places where events unfolded.

Reisbureaus / Reisorganisaties

Organiseer je eigen vakantie in West-Virginia - Vlucht + Hotels

Plaatselijke reisorganisaties / touroperators :

 Charleston Convention & Visitors Bureau
Charleston, WV, is a bustling city, a cultural Mecca and a historical reminder of West Virginia's wild and wonderful past.
 State of West Virginia
West Virginia is a little slice of heaven! It doesn't take long to figure out why West Virginia gets into your soul. Scenic views throughout the state are breathtaking, abundant recreational opportunities, and the hospitality keeps pulling you back.
The "Visiting in West Virginia" page offers links that provide an enormous range of information about what to do and where to go when you visit our state. This is a perfect starting point for those of you who want to plan a trip to West Virginia.

Reisgidsen West-Virginia / Reisliteratuur

 Bruna  -   

 Nationale Parken West-Amerika
paperback; 420 pagina's; 283 foto's kleur; isbn 9066550384; Insight Guides
 Seattle  -  Debra Miller
paperback; 238 pages; isbn 1864503041; lonely planet

Vakantiewoningen in West Virginia / Appartementen  -  West Virginia Vacation rentals
Vakantiewoningen in Berkeley Springs, Canaan Valley, Capon Bridge, Elkins, Fayetteville, Hedgesville, Morgantown, Snowshoe, Summersville Lake.

Vervoer / Hoe kom ik in West-Virginia

 Luchthaven Charleston  -  Yeager Airport [ IATA: CRW, ICAO: KCRW ]
Commercial airport located northeast of Charleston, WV

Verdere luchthavens in West-Virgina : Beckley, Bluefield, Charleston, Clarksburg, Elkins, Huntington, Lewisburg, Martinsburg, Morgantown, Moundsville, Parkersburg, Petersburg, Wheeling. Zie - luchthavens in West Virginia.

 KLM  -  vliegtickets naar West-Virginia
Vliegtickets naar Charleston.

 Losse vliegtickets / Goedkoop vliegen naar West Virginia 
Diverse aanbieders / prijsvergelijking mogelijk.

 Amtrak  -  treinvervoer

 Greyhound  -  busvervoer

 WVDOT [ West Virginia Department of Transportation ]  -  verkeersinformatie
Airport, Buses, Roadways, Railways & Rivers, Road Conditions, WV Weather & More.

 Kaarten van West Virginia [ Uni Texas  -  Perry-Castaņeda Bibliotheek  -  Map Collection ]

Links / Verwijzingen

 Toeristenbureau West Virginai  -  West Virgina Tourism
Outdoor lovers call West Virginia the outdoor recreation capital of the East. That's not an exaggeration, considering the Mountain State's world-famous whitewater rivers, challenging mountain bike terrain, extensive trail system, great skiing, fantastic hunting and fishing, massive state and national parklands and the most extensive wilderness areas in this part of the country.
Information on Outdoor Recreation: Bicycling, Golf, Motorsports, Ski / Snow Sports, Whitewater Rafting, Fishing / Hunting & Wildlife, State Parks and Recreation, Trails, Boating, Hiking, Horse Back Riding, Racing, Rock Climbing, Outfitters.

 Charleston Convention & Visitors Bureau [ Toeristenbureau ]
Charleston, WV, is a bustling city, a cultural Mecca and a historical reminder of West Virginia's wild and wonderful past.
 City of Charleston, WV [ bestuur ]  -  hoofdstad van West Virginia

 Allegheny Mountains WV
Much of the Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia is in the Allegheny Mountains. These mountains also include the Dolly Sods Wilderness, Laurel Fork Wilderness, and Cranberry Wilderness. The Alleghenies of West Virginia are also famous for their forests of Red Spruce, Balsam Fir, and Mountain Ash, trees typically found much further north.
 Allegheny Plateau WV
The Allegheny Plateau is a large, dissected plateau area in Northern West Virginia extending southward into southwestern West Virginia.
 Baltimore-Washington Metropolitan Area
Metropolitan area consisting of Washington, D.C., Baltimore, Maryland, Northern Virginia, Central Maryland, and two counties in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia.
Cumberland Plateau - extension of the Allegheny Plateau
Ecologically, it is a part of the Appalachian mixed mesophytic forests ecoregion.
 Eastern Panhandle
Narrow stretch of territory in the northeast of the state, bordering Maryland and Virginia. Communities: Bayard , Berkeley Springs, Bolivar, Capon Bridge, Charles Town, Franklin, Harpers Ferry, Hedgesville, Keyser, Martinsburg, Moorefield, Paw Paw, Petersburg, Piedmont, Ridgeley, Romney, Shepherdstown, Wardensville
 Northern Panhandle
WV's northernmost extension, bounded by the Ohio River on the west and the state of Pennsylvania on the east. Important towns within the Northern Panhandle include Wheeling, Weirton, and Moundsville.
Potomac Highlands - the root of the Eastern Panhandle, bordering Maryland and Virginia
Communities : Bayard, Berkeley Springs, Bolivar, Capon Bridge, Charles Town, Franklin, Harpers Ferry, Hedgesville, Keyser, Martinsburg, Moorefield, Paw Paw, Petersburg, Piedmont, Ridgeley, Romney, Shepherdstown, Wardensville.
 Ridge-and-valley Appalachians - a belt within the Appalachian Mountains
Southern West Virginia - considered the heart of Appalachia
Southern West Virginia is known for its coal mining heritage and southern affinity. The City of Beckley, in Raleigh County, is the largest city in this region

 Apalachia  -  Discover Apalachia [ National Geographic ]
The Secret of Appalachia is its hidden wealth of Nature, History, and Culture. More than 40 West Virginia sites are featured on a map of Appalachia that appeared in the April 2005 issue of National Geographic Traveler.

 Huntington  -  City of Huntington
With Huntington being the second largest city in West Virginia, it still has an "old fashioned" appeal. The City has a diverse ethnic community from many cultural backgrounds. Its citizens believe in neighbor helping neighbor.
The city does experience all four seasons with brilliant displays of color during spring and fall and with fairly mild temperatures during summer and winter. Tour its neighborhoods and get a feel for our beautiful and friendly city.
 Lewisburg  -  City of Lewisburg
 Morgantown  -  City of Morgantown
 Parkersburg  -  City of Parkersburg
 Parkersburg  -  Greater Parkersburg
With the majestic Ohio River as a backdrop, we invite you to come escape, discover and play in Greater Parkersburg. Discover the romance and intrigue of Blennerhassett Island, handcrafted artistry of world -famous Fenton Art Glass and superb outdoor recreational opportunities at North Bend State Park. The area's rich heritage, much of it involving oil and gas, is presented at numerous museums and historic areas. Experience unique shops that abound with locally-produced and other distinctive treasures. Enjoy a vast array of cultural and entertainment venues. Parkersburg invites you to escape to Greater Parkersburg for a relaxing and memorable getaway.
 St Albans
 Wheeling - City of Wheeling [ bestuur ] - Wheeling CVB [ toeristenbureau ]
Wheeling, nestled cozily along the banks of the Ohio River, has a great deal to offer both residents and tourists alike. Established with a solid reputation for friendliness and good service, any visit to this charming city is certain to be the first of many. Steeped in rich history and bursting with activities for the young and old, Wheeling is your place to play!
First-time visitors to the Friendly City should take some time getting to know the background of this historic area. For a glimpse into the past, tour the West Virginia Independence Hall. Walk across the 150-year-old Wheeling Suspension Bridge and gaze at the graceful waters of the Ohio River -- or better yet -- take a walk through Victorian Old Town and visit breathtaking homes from the stylish Victorian Era.....

Towns in West Virginia : Town of Philippi, Town of Summersville.

 Nieuws  -  Charleston Daily Mail  -  Charleston West Virginia's dagblad met middageditie
 Nieuws  -  Charleston Gazette  -  dagblad 
 Nieuws  -  The Inter Mountain  -  bedient Centraal West Virginia
 TV  -  WCHS-TV-DT The Charleston-Huntington West Virginia News Leader
 Radio  -  West Virginia Public Broadcasting  -  publieke omroep
 TV  -  West Virginia Public Broadcasting
 Universiteit  -  University of Charleston

Cuisine - Recepten uit West-Virginia

 Virginia State Apple Board - zie 'Recipes' [ foto in linker kolom ]
See also Apple festivals & Event in Virginia.
 Appalachian Specialty Foods - zie 'Recipes'
As you peruse the site you will find recipes that are easy to use [ updated periodically ]. Additionally, it offers a selection of other excellent specialty food products that are made in the region.
 The Kirkwood Winery - Een bergtraditie
The Kirkwood Winery is located in the mountains of West Virginia near Summersville. You will enjoy the rich mountain tradition that flavors the wines. In addition to the standard fare, KW offers wines that reflect our mountain heritage.
 ThistleDew Farm  -  zie 'Recipes'
Located on the foothills of Appalachia near the Ohio River, offering quality honey, beeswax, bee products and services. Their wildflower honeys include raw unfiltered, creamed, comb, flavored, mustards, and vinegar. Pure beeswax candles, ornaments, skin and lip creams are all handmade by caring folks. ThistleDew Farm also offer honey bee hives & equipment, bee shows and educational demos.

 WV Agriculture  -  zie 'Marketing / WV Grown Gifts made EZ4U'
The West Virginia Department of Agriculture is proud and pleased to bring to you this sampling of gift suggestions from West Virginia producers.

Geschiedenis van West-Virginia  

blauw blokje - illu West Virginia Divison of Culture & History
 History of West Virginia [ Wikipedia ]

Muziek, Kunst & Cultuur

 West Virginia Divison of Culture & History  -  evenementen, trntoonstellingen
 West Virginia Freedom Festival
What started as a fundraising effort for a fireworks display has turned into a local tradition. The City of Logan's annual fireworks display has evolved over the years into what locals now know as The West Virginia Freedom Festival.


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