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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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The Haven at First and Market

This 19th-century church in downtown Charlottesville was transformed into what’s now a multi-resource day shelter for people facing homelessness. The $5 million project was pioneered by film director and University of Virginia graduate Tom Shadyac (Patch Adams, Ace Ventura).

112 Market St, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
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Fry’s Spring Beach Club

Established in 1921, Fry’s Spring Beach Club is a unique blend of modern day life and yesteryear charm, offering members and their guests a summertime resort in the heart of Charlottesville.

2512 Jefferson Park Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
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Monticello

Historic estate of Thomas Jefferson.

931 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
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Ash Lawn-Highland

Adjacent to Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, Highland was the estate home of James Monroe, the fifth President of the United States.

2050 James Monroe Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
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Virginia Discovery Museum

Virginia Discovery Museum is a nonprofit hands-on children’s museum, with exhibits on literacy, science, math, history, and the arts. Experience life in the 18th century at the Showalter Cabin; visit the honeybee observation hive in the Pollination Station, at take a spin on VDM’s historic kiddie carousel. The carousel features six painted aluminum horses, all of which are 1910 Mangell’s castings from a Marcus Illions carving. Illions was renowned as a master carver of carousel animals, and VDM’s carousel is considered “the last known kiddie carousel in this country, of its type.”

524 E Main St, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
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Jefferson Vineyards
Family owned vineyard located on Thomas Jefferson and Philip Mazzei’s old stomping grounds where they first begin the American wine revolution.
1353 Thomas Jefferson Pkwy, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
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Blenheim Vineyards

A trio of environmentally responsible vineyards 20 minutes southeast of Charlottesville owned by musician, Dave Matthews.

31 Blenheim Farm, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
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New River Gorge
U.S. 19, Victor, WV 25938, USA
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IX Art Park
522 2nd St SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902
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Potomac River
Governor Harry Nice Memorial Bridge, Newburg, MD, USA
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Humpback Rock
Humpback Rock, Rockfish, VA, USA
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