Virginia was first declared the place for lovers back in 1969. The state motto: “Virginia is for Lovers” actually grew out of a marketing campaign to try and draw more people to the state. Originally, the advertising team intended to use a series of slogans, covering many unique aspects that might appeal to different types of tourists. Today Virginia boasts some historical and scenic sites for both visitor and resident alike. See how great Virginia can be.
Ten of the most famous, iconic world monuments and associated facts.