Category Archives: Plan Your Trip

40 Incredible Things to Do in Virginia Beach (+ Insider Tips!)

Back bay at False Cape State Park in Virginia

Growing up in Richmond, I always flocked toward the coast because there were so many cool things to do in Virginia Beach and the Tidewater area. This guide showcases some of my favorite Virginia Beach attractions, activities, and places to eat. Some are lesser-known and some are touristy. Not everything on this list is in […]

Virginia Beach in Winter: 11 Things to Do + Seasonal Tips

Holiday lights in VA Beach via cw (Flickr CC BY 2.0)

When most people imagine their winter vacation, their first instinct isn’t to go to the beach. But if you’ve been trying to find the right destination for your winter break, then visiting Virginia Beach in winter is the place to be! Although Virginia Beach isn’t too warm in the winter, you can still find a […]

7 Gorgeous Lighthouses in North Carolina That You Must Visit

Bodie Island Lighthouse

If you love lighthouses as much as I do, then you will love checking out these beautiful lighthouses in North Carolina!   While only 7 remain in operation today, you can visit them all whether it be from the inside or from afar!  This guide details all of those North Carolina lighthouses, their history, and how […]