Virginia

Virginia

Virginia is the birthplace of eight US presidents and the state where both the American Revolution and the Civil War ended. Gorgeous landscapes and quaint country towns make this a can't-miss state.

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Round and Round We Go

By: Jennifer Billock

Round and Round We Go

By: Jennifer Billock

While looking at carousels online, we found a spectacular antique wooden one in Hampton, Virginia, just a short road trip from our house.

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Beasts, Biking, and Musical Magic

By: Su Clauson-Wicker

Beasts, Biking, and Musical Magic

By: Su Clauson-Wicker

"Be sure to pack athletic clothes and something you don’t mind getting camel slobber on.”

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Celebrating a Sesquicentennial

By: Holly Rimmer

Celebrating a Sesquicentennial

By: Holly Rimmer

Spending a weekend in Hampton, Virginia, exploring the history of the area and celebrating the 150th anniversary of Hampton University.

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10 Ways to Explore Richmond

By: Erica Curran

10 Ways to Explore Richmond

By: Erica Curran

Thanks to a youthful arts scene, a budding beer community, and some of the best food in the South, Richmond is raking in the accolades and landing on travelers’ must-see lists.

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Kid-Friendly Itineraries: West Virginia’s Great Outdoors

By: Josh Baldwin

Kid-Friendly Itineraries: West Virginia’s Great Outdoors

By: Josh Baldwin

This mountain getaway hosts scores of road-tripping families and outdoor enthusiasts year-round, with snow sports in the winter and renowned hiking, biking, and water sports throughout the summer.

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Wagging Tails & Water Bowls

By: Nina Kolodij

Wagging Tails & Water Bowls

By: Nina Kolodij

Bring your fuzzy best friend along when you visit Alexandria, Virginia for a barking good time and endless paw-sibilities.

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Mountain Enchantment

Mountain Enchantment

We went camping in the newest recreation area in Wytheville, Virginia and stumbled upon their annual Chautauqua Festival!

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Arlington: A Chic Alternative to D.C.

By: Brenda Kissko

Arlington: A Chic Alternative to D.C.

By: Brenda Kissko

Don’t miss out on a trip to Arlington, where you’re surrounded by culture, great food, and our nation’s history.

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From the Sea to the Stars in Hampton, Virginia

From the Sea to the Stars in Hampton, Virginia

We were looking for a quick weekend getaway with our two boys, and we hadn’t been to Hampton since they were toddlers. It was perfect.

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Into the Future

Into the Future

That intertwining of yesterday and tomorrow is typical of Hampton, where the past, present and future merge to form a fascinating military, academic, and tourism center.

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Rediscovering a Family Favorite

Rediscovering a Family Favorite

Whatever your age, the whole family will enjoy a relaxing weekend on the Chesapeake Bay in quaint and historical Hampton, Viriginia.

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