Huntington, in Southern West Virginia, is a city of round and about 49,000 people.
Charleston, the state capital, is situated 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the east of Huntington, while Lexington is 110 miles (177 kilometers) to the west.
If you are looking for a break from the bustling streets in Huntington escape to any of its well-designed urban parks. Virginia Point Park, Village of Barboursville Park and popular Ritter Park are the ideal settings to find a peaceful spot and rest your feet.
Among the best places to play a round of golf around Huntington is Esquire Country Club. Rent a set of clubs from the pro shop, and try to beat the course average, then enjoy a few drinks with fellow golf-obsessives in the clubhouse bar.
Civic places and public squares are great places to observe the rhythms of a city; Pullman Square in Huntington is certainly no exception. Enjoy a bite to eat, watch locals, and you’ll soon see why this square is so loved by Huntington residents.
If you are looking to buy souvenirs, fashion and food, you’ll love the stores and stalls that are part of the Huntington Mall. This is a vibrant place packed with interesting fashion, quirky accessories and fresh food venues.
To get inspired, go and see the Huntington Museum of Art, one of the most remarkable museums in Huntington. Even if you are only casually interested in art, head here to enjoy the atmosphere and learn about art throughout the ages.