7 Top Golf Courses Near Fredericksburg, VA

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Fredericksburg, VA is located along the Rappahannock River in central Virginia. It is about halfway between Washington, D.C. and Richmond, and about 45 miles south of Northern Virginia. It is also conveniently located right off of I-95. The city is steeped in Civil War history, serving as the site of four major battlefields. The Fredericksburg … Read more

3 Top Haunted Houses in Leesburg, VA

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Halloween isn’t the only time of year for haunted houses. But it is definitely one of the best times of the year to get your fright on and explore some of the best haunted houses in the region, if you dare! Leesburg, VA is an excellent location for haunted houses. The town is full of … Read more

6 Best Wineries Near Middleburg, VA

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Middleburg, Virginia is a historic town located in Loudoun County in Northern Virginia. It is conveniently located on Route 50, and it is less than an hour’s drive from Fairfax County. Middleburg is home to many of the best wineries in the state, including several award winners. This makes it an excellent destination for wine … Read more

The Best Places to Live in Northern Virginia

Mount Vernon

Northern Virginia contains some of the richest neighborhoods and counties in the entire country, including Loudoun County, Fairfax County, Arlington County, Alexandria County, and the City of Falls Church. The region boasts the best of both worlds, with close proximity to world-class culture, arts, sports, and entertainment in the nation’s capital of Washington, D.C., as … Read more

Fairfax County Pools Guide

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Fairfax County, Virginia features a large number of both indoor and outdoor pools, many of which are available on either a drop-in or membership basis. They are a great source of exercise and play, and they can be a great option for a Staycation all year round. Because of the colder Winter temperatures in the … Read more

The Ultimate Fairfax Rec Center Guide

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Fairfax County in Northern Virginia has many excellent park and recreation facilities located throughout the county. I have been a member of the Fairfax County Park Authority Rec Centers (as they’re officially called), since I was a teenager. I first started using the Rec Centers back when I was probably about 5 or 6 years … Read more

2021 Northern Virginia Christmas Events

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Every year, there are always a large number of Northern Virginia Christmas events. Whether you are interested in perennial concert favorites like The Nutcracker or Handel’s Messiah, dazzling light displays, historic presentations, or Christmas Tree lighting ceremonies, the area has something to offer just about everyone! Below are some of my top recommendations for Christmas … Read more