The town of Petersburg gives off an unexpected air of charm with colorful accents of culture. This week's weekend getaway will take you into the heart of history that's reminiscent of the late 1800s. A great place to stay to bring out that Southern charm is the Ragland Mansion Bed & Breakfast that gives its guests luxuriously furnished rooms with a highly rated service team. For some good eats, be sure to take a stroll down Sycamore Street which has places like The Brickhouse Run pub. For attractions, be sure to visit locations such as the Appomattox Plantation in Hopewell and the Petersburg National Battlefield. This weekend getaway is a great place for learning more about Virginia's history in a quaint setting you won't want to leave.