Author Archives: Megan Starr

15 Fun and Fantastic Things to Do in Arlington, Virginia

Arlington National Cemetery during spring

Are you booking a trip to Arlington, Virginia and looking for what to do? This guide lists the best things to do in Arlington, Virginia for first-time visitors. If you have additional tips for what to do in Arlington – we would love for you to drop them in the comments! Where is Arlington, Virginia? […]

15 Small Towns in Virginia for a Relaxing Weekend Getaway

Middleburg

There are so many fantastic places to visit in Virginia. These are some of the best small towns in Virginia – ranging from small coastal towns to ones nestled in the mountains. We have selected Virginia small towns that cover different areas of the state and they are all ones I have personally been to […]

11 Places to Find the Prettiest Fall Foliage in Virginia

The Priest Wilderness

One thing I repeatedly miss not being in Virginia during fall are the colors. This guide showcases some of my favorite places for beautiful fall foliage in Virginia.  Many places on this list are the usual suspects as I have written this for those that may be visiting from out-of-state. But, there are a few […]

12 Interesting & Diverse Things to Do in Winchester, VA

Winchester, Virginia is a city in the northern part of the state that is often overlooked as a weekend getaway unless you have a reason to stop on by. This is a guide of things to do in Winchester… and proof that it is just not a pit-stop on a road trip, but a pretty […]

9 Caverns in Virginia That You Can Visit (Practical Info + Map)

10 Caverns in Virginia That You Can Visit (Practical Info + Map) - Luray Caverns Virginia

Growing up in Virginia, one thing I quickly noticed about my state was the sheer amount of caverns that exist throughout the western regions. Visiting caverns in Virginia is a very popular activity for both the solo traveler and families, especially during the scorching summers. This is a guide to the best caverns in Virginia […]

18 Historic and National Parks in Maryland (+ Visitor Info)

Piscataway Park

As one of the first states, Maryland is one of the most influential states in the United States, and you will find many national parks in Maryland detailing its vital history! The long history of Maryland, its influence in the US, and Maryland’s diverse landscapes allow the state to be home to numerous designated national […]