Great Virginia Weekend Getaway Ideas

As the coronavirus pandemic rages on, Americans continue to be cut off from most international travel. While that does not mean we have to be stuck in our homes, we do need to exercise caution and follow CDC guidelines. “Virginia Is For Lovers” has been the tourism board’s official slogan for over 50 years. The…

Florida to Washington, DC: Great Road Trip Stops

When we moved from Orlando to Washington, DC we decided to turn the 850 mile drive into a week’s vacation. Rather than bang it out in a day or two, we took the scenic route to explore the route in more depth. Savannah and Charleston are typically considered musts, and we stopped in both for…

Prospect Hill: A Historic Virginia B&B Getaway

While we’re fairly new residents of Washington, DC, we’re well accustomed to the city grind. Like many city dwellers, we appreciate a relaxing break to the countryside. Two and a half hours south of Washington, DC, is the lovely and historic town of Charlottesville, where among other things, Thomas Jefferson founded the University of Virginia….