6 Top Wineries Near Virginia Beach

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Virginia Beach is a major vacation destination on the east coast of Virginia. It is located in the southeastern Tidewater region of the state. It is not far from other major cities in the Hampton Roads region of Virginia, including Norfolk, Newport News, Hampton, and Williamsburg. Virginia Beach is 107 miles from Richmond, 177 miles … Read more

8 Top Breweries in Hampton, VA

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Hampton, VA is located in the southeastern tidewater region of Virginia. It is situated on a peninsula between the James River and the Chesapeake Bay. It is also the seventh-largest city in Virginia. The larger Hampton Roads area comprises the nearby metropolitan areas of Hampton, Virginia Beach, Norfolk, and Newport News.  The region has a … Read more

6 Top Restaurants Near Irvington, VA

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Irvington, VA is a small town located in the Northern Neck of Virginia. It had a population of just 432 in the 2010 census. The town is about an hour east of Richmond, about 2 hours north of Virginia Beach, and about 3.5 hours south of Northern Virginia. The town of Irvington is situated along … Read more

Top 10 Things to Do in Kilmarnock, VA

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Kilmarnock, VA may not be one of the first places you consider when taking a vacation in Virginia. But Kilmarnock is one of the great small towns in the state, and it has a number of hidden gems that make it well worth the visit. Kilmarnock is located in Lancaster County and Northumberland County in … Read more

The 10 Best Boat Tours in Chincoteague, VA

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Chincoteague, VA is home to the famous wild Chincoteague ponies, as well as bald eagles, ospreys, and other shorebirds. Atlantic bottlenose dolphins even make a visit to the surrounding waters in summer and fall. Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge is managed on the Virginia side of Assateague Island.¬†Assateague State Park is managed on the Maryland side … Read more

7 Fun Things to Do in Urbanna, VA

Urbanna is one of the great small towns in Virginia. It is a port town located in the middle peninsula of Virginia. It is located about 120 miles south of Fairfax in northern Virginia, about 56 miles east of Richmond, and about 75 miles north of Norfolk. Urbanna is located on the Rappahannock River, and … Read more

14 Best Wineries Near Chesapeake, VA

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The Chesapeake, Virginia is an independent city located in the tidewater region of eastern Virginia. Nearby cities include Norfolk, Virginia Beach, Williamsburg, Newport News, and Hampton Roads. The Chesapeake Bay region of Virginia also encompasses areas further north, including the Northern Neck, Middle Peninsula, and Lower Peninsula. The Chespapeake tidewater region is very different from … Read more