Category Archives: Best of Virginia

11 Cozy Winter Getaways in Virginia (that You’ll Love!)

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 […]

22 Historic & National Parks in Virginia (+ Travel Tips for Each)

Shenandoah National Park in Virginia

You will currently find a total of 22 national parks in Virginia. They vary from nature spots to Civil War monuments; all are pretty easy to visit independently. This guide will take you through the Virginia National Parks and give reasons for visiting each (and tips on how to do it!) While Shenandoah National Park […]

12 Best Waterfall Hikes in Virginia That Are Worth Your Time

Crabtree Falls lower section Virginia waterfall

Virginia may not be renowned for its waterfalls, but they definitely do exist and they are in various parts of the state.  This guide shows the best waterfall hikes in Virginia that you’ll want to add to your bucket list. If you have a favorite Virginia waterfall hike that was left off this list, please […]

7 Picturesque Lighthouses in Virginia Worth Visiting (+ Map)

Old and new Cape Henry Lighthouses on the water in VA

Are you a lover of lighthouses? This guide walks you through the seven lighthouses in Virginia and details their history and how to visit them (if you’re permitted to do so). We have omitted Virginia lighthouses that are completely off of the land or unable to be visited or seen visibly.  If you have a […]

13 Romantic Getaways in Virginia (that Couples Will Love!)

Primland Resort in Virginia

If you’re on the hunt for the perfect intimate escape with your loved one, look no further than Virginia! These are the most romantic getaways in Virginia. With its rolling mountains and beach-front resorts, Virginia has everything you need to escape from your daily life and enjoy some special time together. In this article, we’ve […]