Lynchburg Journals

Lynchburg, VA

A March 2006 trip to Lynchburg by Branwenn

Quote: Beneath the buckle of the Bible belt lies a world of international food, interesting events, and people—despite Jerry Falwell's efforts to squash free thought.

Hampton Inn Lynchburg

Hotel | "This Should Be A Super 8"

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This hotel was clean and fairly well appointed, but looked and felt more like a newly remodeled Super 8 than a Hampton Inn. There was no elevator and no easy way of getting your luggage from your car in the parking lot to your room up two sets of stairs on the second floor. Ludicrously, there was a baggage cart at the top of the set of stairs which was no use to anyone except maybe to collapse onto to carry the luggage that was sliding out of your hands after the trek up the steps. There was no swimming pool. The king bed was nice, but a bit too firm for my taste. The air conditioner banged and clanged and generally kept me awake all night. Luckily, checkout time wasn't until noon and the free break...Read More

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on April 19, 2009

Hampton Inn Lynchburg
5604 Seminole Ave
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
(434) 237-2704

Milan Indian Cuisine

Best Of IgoUgo

Restaurant

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This is the best restaurant in Lynchburg. This is the ONLY Indian restaurant in Lynchburg and on top of that, the folks at Milan have the best lunch buffet in town. Despite the name, which makes you think it is an Italian Restaurant, Milan is definitely Indian food and culture at its best.A large brass statue of the Hindu god Ganesha, sits on the cash register area in all of his elephant glory. Ganesha is the breaker down of obstacles, and Ganesha is certainly breaking obstacles down for Milan in Lynchburg. In a world dominated by Jerry Falwell, Liberty University (the most mis-named university in America), and good ole southern cookin’, Milan stands heads above the other "ethnic" restaurants—main...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on March 18, 2006

Milan Indian Cuisine
2124 Wards Road
Lynchburg, Virginia 24502
(434) 237-7990

About the Writer

Branwenn

Branwenn
Lynchburg, Virginia