Category Archives: Things to do

5 Fantastic Hiking Trails in Frederick, MD (+ Nearby!)

Annapolis Rock

Are you looking for the best hiking trails in Frederick, Maryland (and nearby)? This guide covers some of the top opportunities for hiking in Frederick, MD, including ones for all skill levels! Did I miss any of the best Frederick, Maryland hiking trails? Let me know in the comments! I moved to Frederick, Maryland, from […]

18 Best Things to Do in Alexandria, Virginia (2024 Guide)

Diving into the best things to do in Alexandria, VA (Waterfront)

Are you looking for the best things to do in Alexandria, VA? This guide has you covered, from historical attractions to the top places to eat (and grab a cup of coffee)! I think Alexandria is the gem that gets overlooked in the DCA area, to be honest. And I highly encourage those visiting DC […]

Winter in Norfolk, VA: Christmas Events, Things to Do, & FAQ

Spending winter in Norfolk, VA

Are you looking to spend time this winter in Norfolk, VA? This guide will show you the best things to do in Norfolk in winter, as well as what to expect weather-wise. I will also talk about some of my favorite events if you are looking to spend Christmas in Norfolk, VA. I honestly think […]

22 Best Things to Do in Norfolk, VA (for First-Timers!)

Waterside Marina in Norfolk

Are you planning a trip to the Hampton Roads area and looking for the best things to do in Norfolk, VA? If so, keep reading! This guide shows you what to do in Norfolk, VA, including historical sights, green spaces, and much more! I have to admit, I never gave Norfolk much love growing up. […]

19 Best Things to Do in Williamsburg, VA (+ Helpful Tips & Map!)

Governors Palace of British Colony in Williamsburg - Wangkun Jia - Shutterstock

Are you planning to visit Williamsburg? This guide details the best things to do in Williamsburg, VA for first-time travelers. Read on! Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in another era? While we haven’t yet invented time machines, you can come as close as possible to traveling back in time […]

18 Things to Do in Staunton (Virginia’s Most Underrated City)

Best things to do in Staunton (from a fangirl of the city!)

Staunton is one of the coolest cities in Virginia. Perhaps even the entire East Coast (just trust me here). These are some of the best things to do in Staunton VA for a rookie visitor, including my favorite place to stay for an unforgettable trip! I know Virginia like the back of my hand. I […]