Eight More Wineries to Add Flavor to your Event

EIGHT MORE WINERIES TO ADD FLAVOR TO YOUR EVENT

As the number of wineries in Virginia continues to rise, so does your potential for a truly memorable meeting or event. There are more...

Big Concerts Coming to Virginia in July 2018

BIG CONCERTS COMING TO VIRGINIA IN JULY 2018

Festival season is well underway and throughout July, many big name musicians will be coming to Virginia. From major country acts to...

 
 
 
7 Lesser-Known Waterfront Destinations for Your Summer Vacation

7 LESSER-KNOWN WATERFRONT DESTINATIONS FOR YOUR SUMMER VACATION

If you haven't already booked your summer vacation, you may find the most popular beaches solidly booked or garnering hundreds of dollars...

12 Historic Destinations to Explore the Great Outdoors, Part 1

12 HISTORIC DESTINATIONS TO EXPLORE THE GREAT OUTDOORS, PART 1

Virginia is well known for its history, but it's quickly gaining recognition as a world-class outdoor destination, too. So why not...

 
 
 
TakeTheTrain to Your Next Marathon or Half Marathon in Virginia

TAKETHETRAIN TO YOUR NEXT MARATHON OR HALF MARATHON IN VIRGINIA

**This post is written in partnership with Amtrak Virginia and Virginia Department of Rail & Public Transportation.** It's no secret...

9 Reasons to Get Outdoors in Charlottesville & Albemarle County This Summer!

9 REASONS TO GET OUTDOORS IN CHARLOTTESVILLE & ALBEMARLE COUNTY THIS SUMMER!

Summer is here and that means lots of fun in the sun in Charlottesville & Albemarle County! From peach picking, to tubing, to hiking...

 
 
 
Glamping on Virginia's Eastern Shore

GLAMPING ON VIRGINIA'S EASTERN SHORE

Stay in a yurt on the Chesapeake Bay, a historic watch house at offshore oyster grounds or an off-the-grid guest house on a private...

Love to Learn: Must-See Music Schools and Museums in Virginia

LOVE TO LEARN: MUST-SEE MUSIC SCHOOLS AND MUSEUMS IN VIRGINIA

Virginia's musical tradition is calling out... can you hear it? The richness of the commonwealth's musical past is always echoing,...

 
 
 
Lesser-Known Summer Vacations in Virginia, Part 2

LESSER-KNOWN SUMMER VACATIONS IN VIRGINIA, PART 2

When discussing summer vacations, most people picture beachfront getaways filled with nothing but surf, sand, and sun. While a tried-and-true...

8 Delicious Craft Beers You Will Love From the Charlottesville Area

8 DELICIOUS CRAFT BEERS YOU WILL LOVE FROM THE CHARLOTTESVILLE AREA

One of the things I love most about living in Charlottesville is its booming craft beer scene. As a Belgian native, I do enjoy a pint...

 
 
 
Virginia in Song: Odes to the Old Dominion, Part 2

VIRGINIA IN SONG: ODES TO THE OLD DOMINION, PART 2

Given Virginia's central role in founding country music, as well as the breadth and depth of talented musicians that call the commonwealth...

Big Concerts Coming to Virginia in June 2018

BIG CONCERTS COMING TO VIRGINIA IN JUNE 2018

Festival season is in full wing and throughout June, many big name musicians will be coming to Virginia. From major country acts to...

 
 
 

CRUSH FRIDAY: YOUR MINI-VACATION GUIDE TO FARMVILLE & APPOMATTOX

The work culture in America is getting out of hand, with a total of 662 million paid vacation days going unused in 2016. We are effectively...

Hip Hop in Hampton Roads: An Introduction

HIP HOP IN HAMPTON ROADS: AN INTRODUCTION

Hip hop is huge in Hampton Roads. How huge? Chart-topping hits. Some of the most legendary producers the genre has ever known. And...

 
 
 
Where to Get Some of the Best Barbecue in Virginia

WHERE TO GET SOME OF THE BEST BARBECUE IN VIRGINIA

If you haven't already started a barbecue bucket list for your travels around Virginia, then you're in luck; we've got a few suggestions...

6 Spots to Fill Your Picnic Basket in RVA

6 SPOTS TO FILL YOUR PICNIC BASKET IN RVA

There are a number of food holidays that take place every year - some we can get behind, others, not so much. One of the ones we're...

 
 
 
America's First Lighthouse

AMERICA'S FIRST LIGHTHOUSE

"The rocky ledge runs far into the sea, And on its outer point, some miles away, The Lighthouse lifts its massive masonry, A pillar...

Between Two Buns: 17 of the Best Burgers in Virginia

BETWEEN TWO BUNS: 17 OF THE BEST BURGERS IN VIRGINIA

Everyone has that one restaurant that they are absolutely sure has the best burgers in Virginia, so we asked around and local residents...

 
 
 
52 Places Pairing Virginia Wine, Cheese & Charcuterie

52 PLACES PAIRING VIRGINIA WINE, CHEESE & CHARCUTERIE

If you missed Virginia Vineyard Month in April, we have another reason to get outside and sip in exultation as the green landscapes...

Delicious Foodie Events at Virginia's Theme Parks

DELICIOUS FOODIE EVENTS AT VIRGINIA'S THEME PARKS

Virginia's two largest theme parks, Kings Dominion and Busch Gardens Williamsburg, are hosting food festivals that welcome visitors...

 
 
 



Welcome to Georgia

Welcome to Georgia

Georgia – Tbilisi has been the capital city since the fifth century, the country of one of the most ancient histories and cultures in the world. Its special geographical... Read more ...

Here's what that bemusing Stubbs scene from the 'Westworld' season 2 finale...

Here's what that bemusing Stubbs scene from the 'Westworld' season 2 finale really means

HBO Warning: Major spoilers ahead for the "Westworld" season two finale, "The Passenger." The "Westworld" presented fans with many new mysterious crumbs turns to chew on... Read more ...

A 15-year-old migrant boy is missing after running away from a Texas...

A 15-year-old migrant boy is missing after running away from a Texas children's shelter

Reuters/Loren Elliot A 15-year-old migrant boy reportedly left a Brownsville, Texas, children's shelter and is missing. The Casa Padre shelter has attracted nationwide... Read more ...

Aseel Al-Hamad Drives A Formula One Car The Day The Saudi Ban On Female...

Aseel Al-Hamad Drives A Formula One Car The Day The Saudi Ban On Female Drivers Is Overturned

Before the Formula One French Grand Prix at the Circuit Paul Ricard, Aseel Al-Hamad became one of the first Saudi women to drive a car to celebrate the end of the ban on women... Read more ...

Shaking hands with Trump gave Kim Jong-un the status boost he craves

Shaking hands with Trump gave Kim Jong-un the status boost he craves

American leaders regularly meet with authoritarian leaders as equals, whether as partners, allies, or rivals. The key is how those meetings affect status - and in this case... Read more ...

Volkswagen's Electric Car Just Broke The All-Time Record At Pike's Peak

Volkswagen's Electric Car Just Broke The All-Time Record At Pike's Peak

Yeah, that just happened. Romain Dumas climbed behind the wheel of Volkswagen's electric I.D. R and just beat the all-time Pike's Peak record set by Sebastien Loeb by setting... Read more ...

Trump tweets he wants to deport illegal immigrants 'with no Judges or Court...

Trump tweets he wants to deport illegal immigrants 'with no Judges or Court Cases' - a move that would violate due process

Evan Vucci/AP President Donald Trump tweeted Sunday morning that the US should start deporting illegal immigrants with no legal process. He said those who "invade our Country... Read more ...

Sunday's Best Deals: Pool Party Essentials, Backcountry, Breville, Shifu...

Sunday's Best Deals: Pool Party Essentials, Backcountry, Breville, Shifu Orboot, and More

Happy Sunday! Finish off your weekend with discounted pool party essentials , Backcountry's 4th of July sale , a Breville juicer , and the rest of the best deals from around... Read more ...

It's Comforting To Know That Even Formula One Drivers Forget How To Drive...

It's Comforting To Know That Even Formula One Drivers Forget How To Drive Sometimes, Too

This Sunday, Formula One returns to its birthplace of France for the first time in a decade. The hype trains have been cruising at full force ever since the announcement was... Read more ...

Trump's 'Space Force' could fuel a new $1 trillion economy, Morgan Stanley says

Trump's 'Space Force' could fuel a new $1 trillion economy, Morgan Stanley says

Scott Audette/Reuters President Donald Trump's proposed " Space Force " could help fuel the $1 trillion intergalactic economy, Morgan Stanley says. The bank is tracking 100... Read more ...

North Korea appears to be getting rid of its anti-American propaganda after...

North Korea appears to be getting rid of its anti-American propaganda after the Trump-Kim summit

Getty SEOUL - In the wake of Kim Jong Un's summit with US President Donald Trump, anti-American souvenirs once sold on the North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone have... Read more ...