Where to Go, What to Do in Lewisburg, W.Va.
Travel writer John Thompson recently revisited Lewisburg, W.Va. Here's his reporter's notebook.
About 4 hours
Lodging: $110 | Meals: $15.25
From the Capital Beltway, take Interstate 66 west, then I-81 south to Lexington, Va., then west on I-64 to Lewisburg at Exit 169.
WHERE TO STAY
The General Lewis Inn (301 E. Washington St., 800-628-4454 or 304-645-2600, http:/
WHERE TO EAT
On weekdays, get "lunches to go" at Stonehouse General Store (124 W. Washington St., 304-647-5300) for $7.25; vegetable plates cost $5.75. The General Lewis Inn (see above) serves three meals a day; dinner entrees are about $16-$21. In a restored 18th-century log building, Tavern 1785 (208 W. Washington St., 304-645-1744, http:/