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$10 or Less: Virginia Fun for Kids

July 26, 2014
$10 or Less: Virginia Fun for Kids

Make your dollars go further when you can mix in some affordable fun with your family vacation! The attractions mentioned within this post are priced at $10 or less for admission (parents, too!). Enjoy! LOVE at Maymont. Photo by Casey Higgins. ~~ FREE ~~ Parks and wilderness areas are go-to destinations for nature lovers,...

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The Best of Virginia’s Outdoors

July 25, 2014
The Best of Virginia’s Outdoors

National accolades for everything from ice cream to small towns, hot dogs and whatever else you can think of keep rolling in for Virginia areas and businesses. While it’s hard to keep up with all that’s fabulous and acclaimed, we thought we’d give it...

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Five Can’t-Miss Summer Events

July 24, 2014
Five Can’t-Miss Summer Events

Some events know no end and we LOVE them! Annually occurring festivals are marked on our calendars a year ahead of time. They’re something to look forward to and yet another opportunity to make memories with the ones we love. Here are five upcoming...

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It’s Not Too Late! Plan Your Last Summer Escape

July 24, 2014
It’s Not Too Late! Plan Your Last Summer Escape

As the summer winds down, a short getaway at the end of the season is always a great way to wrap things up. Include some of these cool culinary...

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Five Refreshing Summer Lake Getaways

July 22, 2014
Five Refreshing Summer Lake Getaways

Virginia’s lakes are excellent summer destinations for families, couples, friends, reunions … you name it! Take a few-day getaway to enjoy everything lakes have to offer. Tuck away into...

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Virginia’s Music Heritage

July 22, 2014
Virginia’s Music Heritage

At its core, music is all about emotion and storytelling. As Vince Gill puts it, “I just think it’s important to know your history. Period.” And the history of...

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Hang On Tight! Ten Rock Climbing, Bouldering and Rappelling Spots

July 18, 2014
Hang On Tight! Ten Rock Climbing, Bouldering and Rappelling Spots

Climb Virginia! Hanging off the edge of a rock isn’t everyone’s cup of tea, nor is it for the faint of heart. For those who dare, Virginia has rock...

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Scenic Motorcycle Drives to Try Out

July 17, 2014
Scenic Motorcycle Drives to Try Out

There are more than 2,500 miles designated as scenic byways in Virginia. The regions highlighted here offer a very small sample of the wonderful variety you’ll find on these...

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Enjoy Local Shopping in Virginia’s Historical Districts

July 16, 2014
Enjoy Local Shopping in Virginia’s Historical Districts

It’s hard to believe that summer is more than halfway over. But don’t fret! Now is the perfect time to score some great deals on everything from clothing to...

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30 Fresh Water Swimming Holes

July 14, 2014
30 Fresh Water Swimming Holes

Summer calls for a dip in the water, and we have fresh mountain streams and rivers that you’ll find most refreshing on a hot day. Our list has been...

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