Photograph: Libby Park looking to the James River, Richmond Virginia 2006
Below: This view of the James River from Libby Park is what reminded William Byrd of a similar view of the Thames River as seen from Richmond Hill near London, England. Thus Richmond Virginia was named.
Photos by Erik Weems - for prints: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paperback 190 pages. Illustrated edition January 7, 2020.
Really Richmond -- A City Guide is a handy little book by Richmond native Elizabeth Cogar for anyone interested in exploring Richmond, Virginia. It's the perfect companion for visitors, newcomers and natives who don't get out much but are curious about what all the hullabaloo is about. Curated with a focus on locally born and bred businesses, the book's emphasis is on places that are really Richmond, not chains that you see in every city. Find out where to sample our craft beers and spirits, stay in a hotel full of local art, eat at charming cafes and visit museums, historic homes and cultural hot spots.