Category Archives: Beyond Virginia

23 Best Things to Do in Annapolis, MD (+ Nearby Attractions!)

Historic Annapolis Maryland

Don’t forget to add Annapolis, the charming capital of Maryland, to your travel bucket list. There are many things to do in Annapolis that will make you fall in love with the city! Although you might think of beaches and overflowing DC traffic when you think of Maryland (sorry… I think the same of Northern […]

12 Waterfalls near Chattanooga Worth Visiting (+ Map!)

Waterfalls near Chattanooga

One of the best things about visiting Chattanooga is that you will get a chance to witness the city’s surrounding nature. These are the most beautiful waterfalls near Chattanooga. Surrounded by an astounding amount of greenery, Chattanooga is situated in one of the most beautiful spots in Tennessee.  These waterfall hikes near Chattanooga will blow […]

20 Best Things to Do in the Outer Banks (+ Top Attractions!)

Best things to do in the Outer Banks NC

One of the most popular places to visit on the East Coast during the summer is, without a doubt, the Outer Banks. These are the best things to do in the Outer Banks. The Outer Banks, or OBX, is a 200-mile stretch of barrier islands that go from Virginia down the coast into North Carolina. […]

13 Diverse (and Fun!) Things to Do in New Bern, NC

Tyron House in New Bern NC

A very underrated and unexpected weekend getaway in North Carolina is New Bern! This is a guide to some of the best things to do in New Bern NC, including historical sights, restaurants, and more! Did we miss something? Please leave a comment and let us know! We especially love hearing about small businesses in […]

12 Astonishing Waterfalls near Asheville, NC (+ Map!)

Dry Falls 2

There is no question that Asheville is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. This is a guide to the best waterfalls near Asheville NC! Asheville is situated in western NC and is a goldmine when it comes to jaw-dropping nature. These Asheville waterfalls just add to the reasons that you should […]

15 Festive Things to Do in Washington DC in Winter (+ Tips!)

Christmas in Washington DC

Apart from being the nation’s capital and the site of American government buildings, Washington DC is one of the most unique towns in the country. And, you will find plenty of things to do in Washington DC in winter even though most people head there when it’s warmer! The nation’s capital boasts metropolitan vibes without […]