Category Archives: Shenandoah Valley and Southwest Virginia

Shenandoah National Park in Winter: Is It Worth Visiting?

Winter in Shenandoah National Park in Virginia

One of my favorite places in Virginia (and the US as a whole) is Shenandoah National Park. The park comes to mind when people think of fall, but there is plenty to keep one occupied in Shenandoah National Park in winter. This is a guide to winter in Shenandoah National Park– including what to do, […]

14 Unique & Delicious Things to Do in Staunton, VA

Things to do in Staunton VA

A city I often ended up in when traveling throughout Virginia was Staunton. There are many things to do in Staunton VA and it is the perfect base for a lot of cool places in the region. This guide will showcase some of the best attractions in Staunton, from amazing places to grab a coffee […]

11 Best Things to Do in Luray, VA (More than Caverns!)

The Bell House

One town that really packs a punch when it comes to things to do in Virginia is Luray. This is a guide to the best things to do in Luray VA. Every Virginian (and many out-of-staters) knows of Luray because of the famous Luray Caverns. However, the town has quite a bit to entertain visitors […]

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 […]

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 […]

8 Spectacular Wineries near Shenandoah National Park (+ Map)

Virginia vineyards

Virginia is home to one of the best wine regions in the United States and a lot of the recognition comes from the land close to Shenandoah National Park. These are eight of the best wineries near Shenandoah National Park. One of them is down in Bedford, but we wanted to list a reputable winery […]