Category Archives: Central Virginia

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 Campgrounds near Richmond, VA (+ Map!)

Camping on Shenandoah Mountain

Are you looking for a fun, outdoorsy getaway? These are the best campgrounds near Richmond VA to head to for a weekend of nature, adventure, and relaxation! We have hand-picked some of our favorite places to go camping near Richmond. From Virginia state parks to independent campgrounds to RV parks, we have listed some popular […]

7 Fun and Diverse Things to Do in Waynesboro, VA

Humpback Rocks Visitor Center

One of the most picturesque places in Virginia that remains underrated is the city of Waynesboro, Virginia in Augusta County. These are several things to do in Waynesboro VA, showcasing how diverse its offerings are! I used to travel to Waynesboro as a kid for sports tournaments and always found the city to be particularly […]

10 Best Trails for Hiking Near and In Charlottesville (All Levels)

Appalachian Trail Virginia hiking near Charlottesville : Best hiking near Charlottesville

The historic city of Charlottesville, Virginia is often associated with the University of Virginia and once being the home of Thomas Jefferson.  However, this Virginia city is the perfect place to get outdoors and soak in the fresh air.  One of the most popular activities for active travelers is to go on an adventure hiking […]

27 Best Things to Do in Charlottesville for First-Time Visitors

Charlottesville VA things to do

Charlottesville, Virginia is one of the best places to visit in the state and you will find no shortage of things to do in Charlottesville regardless of what your travel desires are. This guide showcases the finest Charlottesville attractions, landmarks, hiking trails, and historical sights. It also contains a few tips for what to do […]