Tag Archives: Charlottesville VA

Profile Response: Raven Long, Innkeeper, Charlottesville VA

Fair Haven Guest House is not your Bob Newhart idea of a country inn. It isn’t in the country. It’s not littered with antiques. Host Raven Long and his wife Flame Bilyue do not bake muffins or brownies. After their … Continue reading

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Profile Response: Debra, Server at Michie Tavern, Charlottesville VA

In 1927, after a century as a public house and almost as long in disrepair, Mrs. Mark Henderson, a local businesswoman purchased Michie Tavern and, in a stroke of genius, moved the historic structure downhill from Monticello four years after … Continue reading

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Trip Log – Day 274 – Charlottesville VA

August 5, 2016 – Rain, 75 degrees Miles Today: 14 Miles to Date: 13,915 States to Date: 38 People are often surprised that I rarely check the weather. If it’s clear when I get up in the morning, I ride. … Continue reading

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Trip Log – Day 273 – Rixeyville VA to Charlottesville VA

August 4, 2016 – Overcast, 80 degrees Miles Today: 55 Miles to Date: 13,901 States to Date: 38 My hosts, Kathy and Robert, served a breakfast of eggs and scrapple, muffins and fresh fruit with yogurt that rivaled the garden … Continue reading

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