Your Virginia Winter Bucket List

Virginia has plenty of things to do during winter break and all winter long that are fun for the whole family, like snow tubing, first day hikes, whale watching, and winter festivals. Here are the 15 fun bucket list ideas you’ll want to check off before the end of winter. 1. Soak in Mineral Hot…

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Your Guide to Visiting Virginia in January

January is a great time to visit Virginia’s winter resorts, as the conditions are suitable for making fluffy snow that allows for ideal ski, snowboard, and tubing conditions. And with the temperatures often at their lowest of the year, January is also your best chance for catching some parts of the…

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Your Guide to Visiting Virginia in December

December brings the holiday season to the Commonwealth, with everywhere from the smallest charming towns to the largest cities decked out in their finest decor. From parades and seasonal events like “Breakfast with Santa” to festive hotels and brilliant lights tours, this is a magical time to visit…

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35+ Cozy Wine Tasting Rooms in Virginia

The chilly days in Virginia can seem to drag on forever when you’re ready for spring to arrive, but just because it’s cold outside doesn’t mean you have to stay home! Many of Virginia’s wineries keep you cozy with roaring fireplaces, large snuggly couches, and lots of award-winning wine…

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Winter Fun at Four Virginia Ski Resorts

When it comes to winter in Virginia, most people want to hunker down by a warm fireplace and avoid the chilly weather at all costs. But we have an even better idea; head to a Virginia winter sports resort to embrace the cold! These four resorts offer several winter sport options for every skill…

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Take the Train to the Best Shopping in Virginia

**This post is written in partnership with Amtrak Virginia and Virginia Department of Rail & Public Transportation.** photo credit: Scott K. Brown The holidays are officially here, and that means many are planning gift-buying trips to the Commonwealth’s best shopping destinations. The good…

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