Virginia Is For Lovers: The Budget Travellers Guide to the Shenandoah Valley

Virginia has more to offer than the first US landing, although that is pretty cool. Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley is home to some of the world’s oldest mountains and their rolling hills display all the agony and weathering they’ve gone through. … Continue reading

Shenandoah Valley: A Story With Pictures

Me: “Where is the cabin this weekend?” Maggie (not a native Virginian): “Shenandoah!” Me: “Shenandoah is a big place…like… half the state. What do the directions say?” Maggie: “It says Shenandoah…” Me: “Oh boy… **takes a look at the directions … Continue reading

Get Your Ski On Around Washington D.C.! Best Skiing Around the Metropolitan Area

As the winter rolls in, most tend to flock south towards the warm weather! Rightfully so, I may add. However, for those of us who enjoy our cold weather and enjoy our winter sports, this posts for you! I’ve done … Continue reading

6 Attractions in Virginia You Probably Didn’t Know You Needed to Visit

I’d venture to say that Virginia isn’t the top destination for travellers visiting the USA. Furthermore, I’d say that the main reason people would visit VA is due to its proximity to Washington D.C. Well I’m here to tell you … Continue reading

6 Regional Destinations I’m Determined to See this Year

We all have aspirations to do huge international, multi-country trips for long periods of time. But what about the less extravagant yet still amazing trips? I’m talking about the “local” ones, the ones you can get to easily and are … Continue reading

7 Eateries You Need to Try in Arlington, VA

7) Whitlow’s on Wilson Home to possibly the best Happy Hour in Arlington, Whitlow’s on Wilson offers a great bar scene for people of all ages. Dozens of beers on tap, a dozen more in bottled, every Monday –¬†Tuesdays – … Continue reading

Best Hidden Gems of Virginia

When most people think of Virginia… well actually, most people don’t think of Virginia. At least not that often. But here we are! Bordering the nations capital, the Atlantic ocean, and home to a few of the wealthiest counties in … Continue reading