Author Archives: Megan Starr

6 Best Places to Go Canoeing and Kayaking in Maryland

Potomac River

Are you looking for the perfect kayaking in Maryland experience for your upcoming weekend or trip? Whether you want to relax on lakes for some family time or feel the adrenaline rush of white water kayaking with friends, the Maryland kayaking scene has something special to offer you. If you’re new to kayaking or want […]

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 […]

15 Best Small Towns in Maryland for a Weekend Escape

Small towns in Maryland

You will find a plethora of amazing destinations in Maryland and one thing the state does well are small towns! These are the best small towns in Maryland to visit this year. We selected Maryland small towns that span the state – from coastal villages and towns to ones nestled in the forests… and beyond! […]

12 Festive Pumpkin Patches in Virginia (+ Corn Mazes!)

Pumpkin patches in Virginia (+ Virginia corn mazes)

Fall is a fantastic time to visit Virginia. And one of the best things to do is to visit the pumpkin patches in Virginia!  This guide discusses some of the most popular Virginia corn mazes and pumpkin patches to enjoy during fall. Let us know if we missed any of your favorite VA pumpkin patches […]

15 Best Things to Do in Alexandria for First-Time Visitors

City Hall and Market Square in Old Town Alexandria Virginia

Alexandria is definitely one of the cities in Virginia that deserves the tourism it receives. This is a guide of things to do in Alexandria, VA for first-time visitors to the Northern Virginia city.  If you have your own tips- please drop them in the comments! Where is Alexandria, VA? Alexandria is located in Northern […]

13 Extraordinary Weekend Getaways in West Virginia

The Greenbrier - Editorial credit- Mark Winfrey - Shutterstock.com

One of the best things about West Virginia is that it is a beautiful state that is small in size and very manageable. These are the best weekend getaways in West Virginia – places that can help you make the most of the Mountaineer State! West Virginia is rugged and captivating for nature lovers. It […]