Category Archives: Things to do

15 Fun and Fantastic Things to Do in Arlington, Virginia

Arlington National Cemetery during spring

Are you booking a trip to Arlington, Virginia and looking for what to do? This guide lists the best things to do in Arlington, Virginia for first-time visitors. If you have additional tips for what to do in Arlington – we would love for you to drop them in the comments! Where is Arlington, Virginia? […]

15 Small Towns in Virginia for a Relaxing Weekend Getaway

Middleburg

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 […]

11 Places to Find the Prettiest Fall Foliage in Virginia

The Priest Wilderness

One thing I repeatedly miss not being in Virginia during fall are the colors. This guide showcases some of my favorite places for beautiful fall foliage in Virginia.  Many places on this list are the usual suspects as I have written this for those that may be visiting from out-of-state. But, there are a few […]

12 Interesting & Diverse Things to Do in Winchester, VA

Winchester, Virginia is a city in the northern part of the state that is often overlooked as a weekend getaway unless you have a reason to stop on by. This is a guide of things to do in Winchester… and proof that it is just not a pit-stop on a road trip, but a pretty […]

20 Unforgettable Things to Do in Frederick, Maryland (& Nearby!)

Frederick, MD, USA - April 26, 2015: Covered bridge for foot traffic in Baker Park, in Frederick, Maryland.

I genuinely believe that Frederick is one of the most beautiful cities in the United States. This is a guide of things to do in Frederick, MD – hopefully convincing you to take a trip there (and see exactly what I’m talking about)! Frederick has a small-town vibe. In fact, when I first went there, […]

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 gives reasons for visiting each (and tips on how to do it!) While Shenandoah National Park […]