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Despite Nashville’s prominence in country music, it’s actually Bristol, Virginia,that is the birthplace of country music. Book a stay at a boutique hotel, The Bristol, and enjoy views of the Blue Ridge Mountain…

DESTINATION & TOURISM  ALEX TEMBLADOR  FEBRUARY 21, 2020

Bristol, Virginia, South
Bristol, Virginia, is the birthplace of country. (photo via iStock / Getty Images Plus / DenisTangney)

Bristol, Virginia

Despite Nashville’s prominence in country music, it’s actually Bristol, Virginia,that is the birthplace of country music. Book a stay at a boutique hotel, The Bristol, and enjoy views of the Blue Ridge Mountain from their rooftop while sipping a local brew. After hiking on the Appalachian Trail, explore the city’s best attractions like the Birthplace of Country Music Museum and the historic downtown, home to the flashy “Bristol, A Good Place to Live” sign.