Virginia is for Lovers

Things to Do

America's History

Go Colonial at America's largest living history "museum," Colonial Williamsburg.

more...

Best State Parks

Virginia's state parks are relaxation meccas and an outdoor lover's dream come true.

more...

Wet and Wild Adventure

Virginia's waterparks

more...

Drink Local

Virginia has more than 100 craft breweries

more...

Wine and Wineries

Virginia is a rapidly growing wine region at more than 230 wineries and counting!

more...

Mountain to Shore

Your favorite is here!

more...

Landlubbers Welcome

Virginia is a water lover's paradise.

more...

Thrills and Adventure

Two of the East Coast's best theme parks feature new excitement every year.

more...

Civil War up Close

Hardly a piece of Virginia was untouched by the Civil War.

more...

What you'll love about Virginia is its devotion to the stories, experiences and people who make us what we are today. Wherever you find yourself - in a garden, at an art museum, performance hall or theme park - you might discover something that sparks a life-long interest.  

Virginia Experiences

December 29th, 2016
  It was a busy year for Virginia, with huge festivals, groundbreaking initiatives, and local developments filling our ...
December 20th, 2016
2016 is coming to an end, so we decided to take a look back at the year to see which articles were most popular with . . .
October 26th, 2016
  Virginia’s endless beauty can be seen everywhere you look, from the mountains to the beaches, but often overlooked in ...
October 25th, 2016
  The state of Virginia is blessed with plentiful tracts of wild lands, places where backpackers can find large parcels ...
October 15th, 2016
  The Appalachian Mountains stretch for hundreds of miles through Virginia, from the highlands near Cumberland Gap in ...
October 13th, 2016
  Do you ever want to get out on the trail and enjoy a nice walk in the great outdoors but not turn it into . . .
October 8th, 2016
Did you know that Virginia is home to 14 national wildlife refuges? For you and me that means a lot of places to see ...
September 19th, 2016
The end of summer would be sad if it weren’t for the arrival of autumn in Virginia. It is that time of year when the . . .
August 19th, 2016
  Visiting Virginia’s cities provides you with an endless list of activities, from fine dining to shopping, attending ...
July 28th, 2016
  Whether you are driving down I-81 for a quick day trip or simply “passing through” the northern part of the ...

Travel Updates

Success! Get ready to start receiving Virginia.org travel updates.

Find out what's going on around Virginia. Subscribe to the Virginia eNewsletter.

Please select as many options as you are interested in.