Category Archives: Best of Virginia

14 Festive & Top-Rated Christmas Tree Farms in Virginia

Virginia Christmas tree farms

Are you on the hunt for the perfect tree for your family this holiday season? These are some of the top-rated Christmas tree farms in Virginia, including ones where you’ll find festive activities (and more)! These Virginia Christmas tree farms are diverse – some more affordable than others, some have community initiatives, and some offer […]

12 Best Places for Apple Picking in Virginia (+ Orchard Map)

Apple picking in Virginia (Best VA orchards)

As a kid, I remember schools and families going apple picking in Virginia during the fall and I always thought it was one of the coolest seasonal activities! As an adult, I still agree! Virginia has a deep apple history and we even have a festival in Winchester that celebrates the famous fruit. In fact, […]

15 Small Towns in Virginia for a Relaxing Weekend Getaway


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 […]

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 […]

11 Fun and Cozy Winter Getaways in Virginia

Cardinal in Abingdon in winter

Virginia may not be a snowy paradise like other places during the colder months – but some of these winter getaways in Virginia will transplant you to a place that genuinely feels festive and wintry! We have listed an array of Virginia winter getaways that the whole family will enjoy. Did we miss your favorite […]

15 Fun and Memorable Weekend Getaways in Virginia

Homestead Resort in Hot Springs

Virginia may be a small state considering its size, but it definitely doesn’t lack cool things to do! These are some of the best weekend getaways in Virginia! This list could truly include 100 different destinations in VA. However, we tried to cover some of the large cities, small towns, nature spots, and historical areas […]