7 Things to do in Clifton Forge

7 THINGS TO DO IN CLIFTON FORGE

Nestled in the Allegheny Mountains at the southern tip of the Shenandoah Valley and west of the Blue Ridge Parkway, in Virginia's Mountain...

6 Things to Do in Blacksburg

6 THINGS TO DO IN BLACKSBURG

Located in Montgomery County in the Blue Ridge Highlands region of Virginia, Blacksburg is a university town rooted in rich history...

 
 
 
Crush Friday: Your Mini-Vacation Guide to Bristol & Abingdon

CRUSH FRIDAY: YOUR MINI-VACATION GUIDE TO BRISTOL & ABINGDON

Millennials have a serious problem, and it's not spending all their money on avocado toast: they aren't taking their paid vacation...

5 Picture-Perfect Locations for Your Engagement Photoshoot

5 PICTURE-PERFECT LOCATIONS FOR YOUR ENGAGEMENT PHOTOSHOOT

Five couples share their engagement photos in picturesque locales across Virginia, along with their romantic proposal stories. Greg...

 
 
 
10 More Breweries to Tap for your Next Event

10 MORE BREWERIES TO TAP FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT

Virginia craft breweries are quickly gaining in popularity and many weddings, birthday parties, corporate events and retreats are being...

6 Non-Traditional Virginia Bridal Shower Experiences 

6 NON-TRADITIONAL VIRGINIA BRIDAL SHOWER EXPERIENCES 

Your bridal shower doesn't have to be a traditional luncheon. You can go all out with a fun experience and invite your favorite lady...

 
 
 
18 B&Bs for your Next Coastal Virginia Getaway

18 B&BS FOR YOUR NEXT COASTAL VIRGINIA GETAWAY

Plan your next getaway at one of Coastal Virginia's many authentic and locally-owned bed & breakfasts. From historic homes and rustic...

FOLLOW YOUR WANDERLOVE THROUGH VIRGINIA'S MOST EPIC OUTDOOR DESTINATIONS

 Wanderlust is defined as a “strong desire to travel”, but in Virginia, we call it WanderLOVE , and if you've ever come across a picture...

 
 
 
Virginia's Amtrak Destinations: Sipping Across the State

VIRGINIA'S AMTRAK DESTINATIONS: SIPPING ACROSS THE STATE

**This post is written in partnership with Amtrak Virginia and Virginia Department of Rail & Public Transportation.** One time-honored...

Best Local Beers for a Summertime Boat Ride

BEST LOCAL BEERS FOR A SUMMERTIME BOAT RIDE

Listen, we love stopping in at our local brewery, pulling up a stool at the counter, and diving into one of our favorite brews, fresh...

 
 
 

8 SPOTS FOR MOUNTAIN BIKING & BEER IN VIRGINIA'S BLUE RIDGE

Biking and craft beer are two awesome parts of the local culture in the Roanoke Valley in Virginia's Blue Ridge. With over 300 miles...

HOW TO EXPERIENCE THE BEST TRAILS AND ALES NEAR PHILPOTT LAKE

Southwest Virginia's Philpott Lake is a hidden gem for outdoor lovers. The 3,000-acre lake spreads into Franklin, Henry, and Patrick...

 
 
 
TakeTheTrain to Enjoy Virginia's Waterways

TAKETHETRAIN TO ENJOY VIRGINIA'S WATERWAYS

**This post is written in partnership with Amtrak Virginia and Virginia Department of Rail & Public Transportation.** In Virginia,...

How to See the Chincoteague Ponies Year-Round

HOW TO SEE THE CHINCOTEAGUE PONIES YEAR-ROUND

The last week in July has been a momentous occasion on Chincoteague Island for nearly a century. Each year this small island on the...

 
 
 
12 Unique Spots for the Perfect Picnic in Virginia

12 UNIQUE SPOTS FOR THE PERFECT PICNIC IN VIRGINIA

Virginia is filled with countless stunning outdoor destinations, so it's not hard to find a beautiful picnic location, but rather than...

The Perfect Bachelorette Weekend in Charlottesville

THE PERFECT BACHELORETTE WEEKEND IN CHARLOTTESVILLE

With plenty of indie boutiques, tasty eateries, vineyards and outdoor activities, Charlottesville is the perfect getaway for a bachelorette...

 
 
 
Black Pride RVA ~ Celebrating Community, Uniqueness & Diversity

BLACK PRIDE RVA ~ CELEBRATING COMMUNITY, UNIQUENESS & DIVERSITY

Lacette Cross DCurryImaging This July 20 - 22, 2018, will mark the first Black LGBTQ+ Pride event in the Commonwealth of Virginia....

Crush Friday: Your Mini-Vacation Guide to Virginia's Eastern Shore

CRUSH FRIDAY: YOUR MINI-VACATION GUIDE TO VIRGINIA'S EASTERN SHORE

You frequently see articles that complain about Millennials ruining everything, but in one aspect, there is definitely truth to the...

 
 
 
10 Ideas for a Summer Vacation in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains

10 IDEAS FOR A SUMMER VACATION IN VIRGINIA'S BLUE RIDGE MOUNTAINS

It's summertime in Virginia's Blue Ridge and we're chomping at the bit to experience everything on this list. There's adventure for...

Need a Weekend Away? Hit the Rails to These 5 Virginia Destinations

NEED A WEEKEND AWAY? HIT THE RAILS TO THESE 5 VIRGINIA DESTINATIONS

**This post is written in partnership with Amtrak Virginia and Virginia Department of Rail & Public Transportation.** One of the most...

 
 
 



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 ...

Apple's Refurbished Mac Store is its best-kept secret where you can buy...

Apple's Refurbished Mac Store is its best-kept secret where you can buy devices in perfect condition with a nice little discount - here are the best deals

Antonio Villas-Boas/Business Insider Apple has a web store that's hard to find on its main website called the " Refurbished Mac Store ." It's a place where Apple sells almost... Read more ...

Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru appoints Fredrik Blomqvist as General Manager

Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru appoints Fredrik Blomqvist as General Manager

Fredrik Blomqvist is the General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Bengaluru scheduled to open in the ‘Silicon Valley of India' in the latter part of 2018. Read more ...

This new $170 Keurig is the company's most modern coffee maker yet - with a...

This new $170 Keurig is the company's most modern coffee maker yet - with a setting for iced coffee

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. Amazon Keurig... Read more ...

Xiamen Air plane skids off Philippine runway, disrupting flights

Xiamen Air plane skids off Philippine runway, disrupting flights

Thousands of air travelers faced delays on Friday after a Chinese airliner skidded off the runway at the airport in the Philippine capital, disrupting more than 200 flights as... Read more ...

British Airways declares mid-air emergency, returns to Gatwick

British Airways declares mid-air emergency, returns to Gatwick

An aircraft of British Airways that had been heading to Ibiza has had to fly back to Gatwick Airport following a mid-air emergency. Flight BA2724 was due to depart this morning... Read more ...

A Tavern by Michael Mina at Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore

A Tavern by Michael Mina at Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore

Wit & Wisdom, A Tavern by Michael Mina at Four Seasons Hotel Baltimore, announced the return of the Kitchen Table Series, an intimate dining experience at the chef's table... Read more ...

Four Seasons Resort Langkawi Welcomes Executive Chef Sandeep Bhagwat

Four Seasons Resort Langkawi Welcomes Executive Chef Sandeep Bhagwat

Four Seasons Resort Langkawi announces the appointment of Sandeep Bhagwat as the Rresort's new Executive Chef. An accomplished chef, he brings a fresh gastronomic perspective... Read more ...

Priyanka Chopra officially announces engagement to Nick Jonas: 'Taken with...

Priyanka Chopra officially announces engagement to Nick Jonas: 'Taken with all my heart and soul'

Mike Coppola/Getty Images for People.com Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra are officially engaged. After months of reports on their relationship , the two stars confirmed the news... Read more ...

The 50 most livable cities in the world in 2018

The 50 most livable cities in the world in 2018

Time Out The Economist Intelligence Unit released its annual Global Livability Index, measuring the most livable cities in the world. For the first time in eight years... Read more ...

Anker's Sharpest and Brightest Portable Projectors Have Massive Discounts...

Anker's Sharpest and Brightest Portable Projectors Have Massive Discounts For One Day Only

Anker's Nebula Capsule mini projector gets all the hype , but if its standard definition resolution and 100 lumen brightness won't cut it for your portable cinema needs, the... Read more ...