Roanoke Vacation - Deals & Packages!The city of Roanoke in Virginia is called the ‘Star City of the South’ and ‘the Magic City’ because of its unparalleled scenic beauty. You can spot this city from miles away due to its hallmark, a 100-feet high star that sits neatly on the top of a local mountain. This star is symbolic of a city that also has optimum affluence in culture, history and music festivals. It has a large number of museums that correspond to disciplines in art, science, history etc. Next up is the star attraction here, the Mill Mountain Zoological Park. This is your alpha point to see most of the endangered species at one place in Roanoke and the list includes Snow Leopards, Amur Tigers and Red Wolves plus nearly fifty others likewise. Another famous museum here is the Harrison Museum of African-American Culture that is an absolute must visit for all history buffs. This museum is the where you can touch a part of African-American history. Should you feel your adventurous streak on fire, you can head straight for the Dixie Caverns for an hour long underground tour of old caves. Last but not least, Roanoke is known for its extensive range of festivals like the Strawberry Festival, Kite Festival, Salem Fair and Dickens of a Christmas and they would all sum up a warm and unforgettable experience for you.