Category Archives: Regions

11 Exciting (and Easy!) Day Trips from Virginia Beach

Mackay Island National Wildlife Refuge

Most people that visit Virginia Beach stay in Virginia Beach. However, there are some really amazing day trips from Virginia Beach that you should consider if you have more than merely a couple of days in the coastal city! This guide details some of my favorite Virginia Beach day trips, including wildlife refuges, Eastern Shore […]

12 Best Airbnbs near Shenandoah National Park (+ Cabins)

Welcome to Skyhouse! A Modern Riverfront Retreat

Heading to Virginia’s National Park and looking for a great place to stay? These are the best Airbnbs near Shenandoah National Park! We have several Shenandoah Airbnbs listed below that we believe will make your trip epic!  There are cabins, cottages, homes, and much more. Whether you’re visiting Shenandoah National Park in winter or in […]

11 Absolutely Awesome Coffee Shops in Alexandria, VA

Best coffee shops in Alexandria VA

There are so many incredible reasons to travel to Alexandria, Virginia (and coffee is one of them)! These are the best coffee shops in Alexandria, VA. We have included a diverse array of Alexandria cafes and hope that we didn’t leave your favorite off of the list! Hitting up the cool local businesses is definitely […]

10 Delicious Coffee Shops in Charlottesville, VA

Best coffee shops in Charlottesville

It’s no secret that I love coffee!  These are the best coffee shops in Charlottesville, VA.  These Charlottesville cafes have something for everyone, but most importantly, they serve up a great cup of joe! Did we leave one of your favorite cafes in Charlottesville off of this list? Please let us know in the comments! […]

7 Fantastic Places to Go Hiking Near Lynchburg VA (+ Map)

Hiking in Amherst

Virginia is teeming with beautiful nature and Lynchburg sits in an area where the east meets the west. For me, this means that there is some fantastic hiking near Lynchburg VA for all skill levels! We tried to keep this guide focused on day hikes near Lynchburg rather than extended weekend hikes more toward the […]

10 Exciting Things to Do in Bristol TN & VA (Beyond NASCAR)

One of the most underrated cities in Southwest Virginia (and eastern Tennessee!) is Bristol. This is a guide to the best things to do in Bristol TN and VA. It also includes some other attractions close by. We have decided to create this guide as one because, let’s be honest, it just makes sense.  So […]