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St. Albans Named One of the Best Places to Travel in 2023 by Forbes Advisor

St. Albans, WV – February 8, 2023 – St. Albans, located in Kanawha County, West Virginia, has been recognized as one of the best places to travel in 2023 by Forbes Advisor. The city has been included on a list of top destinations worldwide, such as Edinburgh in Scotland, Carcassonne in France, and Tasmania in Australia.

Mayor Scott James recently expressed his excitement over the recognition, stating that it will put St. Albans on the map and generate more tourism for the city. “I think this is going to help us draw more people to our community and make it a better place,” said James.

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Forbes Advisor describes our vibrant, historic town as a perfect destination for those looking to relax, enjoy nature, or explore the local restaurant scene. The publication also highlighted the area’s rich history and the outdoor activities available in the city, such as hiking and biking.

“Whether you want to get out and enjoy nature or stay in town and explore the restaurant scene, this Mountain State gem is great for a relaxing getaway,” said Forbes Advisor.

“St. Albans has a lot to offer, from outdoor activities to unique dining experiences,” said James. “We are proud to be recognized by Forbes Advisor as one of the best places to travel in 2023.”

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St. Albans City Hall
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St. Albans, WV 25177
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