Urban legend has it that the grand staircase at Richmond’s Jefferson Hotel was the inspiration for Margaret Mitchell’s in a crucial scene in her epic Gone with the Wind. Near the end of the story as Rhett and Scarlet are arguing yet again, Scarlet falls down the red staircase and has a miscarriage. The rest […]
Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens are well known for their decorative attractions on their lawns, such as this large granite mortar and pestle in the healing garden.
Oval reflecting pond at the Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden.