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Popular School Trip Destination Makes New York Times' 52 Places to Go in 2019 List

VA-Ships5.jpgThe New York Times just put out its annual “52 Places to Go in 2019” list.  And guess which popular NationsClassroom school trip destination made the list at #12?


Coming in at #12 on the New York Times’ “52 Places to Go in 2019” list is Williamsburg, Virginia  


Maybe it’s because The Williamsburg area is observing its 400th Anniversary, but this historic area is receiving a lot of press this year; just last month Forbes Magazine named it one of 14 Places to Travel in 2019.  


Times author John L. Dorman explains the recognition:

 

“In 1619, the area that includes the Jamestown Settlement, Williamsburg and Yorktown was home to some of the most significant events in American history: the official arrival of the first African slaves to North America, the convening of the first representative assembly in America and the first recorded proclamation of Thanksgiving in the New World.”


TENACITY-JYF-logo-RGB-300x214Dorman went on to highlight the following Williamsburg attractions:

You can read about all 52 places in the New York Times’ interactive article.  And then be sure to check out our Colonial Virginia sample itineraries.  

 

Topics: Colonial Williamsburg

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