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  Your best shots of Virginia's cities (and sometimes counties, towns, and places) daily. ——— Use hashtag #virginiacities

Today’s #virginiacities feature: #CapeCharles by @clayshekphoto
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Today’s tidbit: Cape Charles is the southernmost town on the Delmarva Peninsula, located near the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Colombian tall ship Arc Gloria docked in downtown Norfolk by @thejphys
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Today’s tidbit: In 1966, the Colombian Defense Minister authorized the purchase of a training ship for the Navy by writing “worth one sailboat” on a napkin and signing it.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Richmond by @creativedogmedia
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Today’s tidbit: Richmond is home to the only triple crossing in North America, where three different railroad lines intersect over each other.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Virginia Beach by @averyskees
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Today’s tidbit: According to the @washingtonpost, no hurricane has made direct landfall in Virginia since 1851.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: The Virginia Zoo in #Norfolk by @thatjenchick
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Today’s tidbit: The 53-acre Virginia Zoo opened in 1901 and is located in #Norfolk’s historic Lafayette Park.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: #Chincoteague by @worldbookshops
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Today’s tidbit: Settlers arrived in Chincoteague in 1671, several years after a land grant was first issued in 1650.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Lynnhaven Inlet in Virginia Beach by @beachcombingphotography
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Today’s tidbit: In 1700, the Lynnhaven Inlet was the location of Virginia’s bloodiest pirate battle (40 killed, 120 captured).
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Falling Springs Falls near Covington by @jordanhchilds
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Today’s tidbit: Falling Spring Falls is known as one of the most scenic locations in the Allegheny Highlands and can be seen from a roadside overlook. It was visited by Thomas Jefferson when he was Governor of Virginia. He called it a ”remarkable cascade.”
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Richmond by @peterpants
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Today’s tidbit: The Richmond Mural Project began in 2012 and has supported 100+ murals throughout the city.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Mount Rogers, the summit of which cuts through Grayson and Smyth Counties, by @balawx
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Today’s tidbit: Mount Rogers is home to one of only six remaining Southern Appalachian spruce-fir forests (the only one in Virginia). The summit is also the Commonwealth’s highest point at 5,297’.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: #Norfolk by @gls_photos
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Today’s tidbit: The USS Wisconsin has been docked in downtown Norfolk as a museum ship since 2001.
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Today’s #virginiacities feature: Busch Gardens Williamsburg by @_glimpses_of_life
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Today’s tidbit: Busch Gardens Williamsburg, which opened in 1975, is actually in adjacent James City County.
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