Ashland & Hanover County, VA Professional Review and Guide
"Ashland, located in Hanover County just 10 miles fromnRichmond, is an ideal jumping-off spot when sightseeing around Richmond, Colonial Williamsburg, Petersburg, Charlottesville or Fredericksburg. The sleepy little rural town is less than an hour from any one of them. In Hanover, you can spend a day or two at Paramount’s Kings Dominion–one of the nation’s premiere theme parks–or visit the hallowed grounds at Scotchtown, the former home of Patrick Henry.
You can also enjoy a leisurely stroll along the city streets of Ashland, take a side-trip to the Civil War battlefield at Cold Harbor, or simply relax for an afternoon’s shopping and a quiet lunch far away from the strain and stress of big city life. This eTrail provides detailed information on sights, events, entertainment, shopping, dining, accommodations, and transportation in this area of Virginia."