Georgetown’s Poppy Guesthouse Is Blooming Wonderful

May 20, 2024

Does the Poppy Georgetown Guesthouse and Gardens have a “Wizard of Oz” connection? In “The Wonderful Wizard of Oz,” the book by L. Frank Baum on which the 1939 Hollywood […]

Amelia Island, Florida’s ‘Concours d’Elegance’ Cruises into Town

February 21, 2024

Dubbed “a motoring event like no other,” Amelia Island, Florida’s “Concours d’Elegance” allows guests to get an up-close look at hundreds of vehicles you won’t see anywhere else. 2024 honoree […]

Holidays at the Omni Homestead Resort 

December 15, 2023

By Trish Foxwell Hot Springs, Virginia. A new era has arrived at the historic Omni Homestead Resort & Spa. Nestled in one of the most scenic corners of the Allegheny […]

In Country: Hallmark Movie-Like Towns Near D.C.  

November 8, 2023

Sure, they’re formulaic, almost like a Mad Lib: big city [woman or man] meets small town [woman or man] because of [situation] and, after some stumbles, romance ensues. Hallmark holiday […]

In Country: Charlottesville, Barboursville Vineyards Nominated for Wine Star Awards

October 11, 2023

Virginia wine country has garnered yet another accolade to add to their long list of honors and awards. Barboursville Vineyards has been nominated for American Winery of the Year in […]

In Country: Top 10 Reasons to Visit the Crystal Coast in Late Summer

August 10, 2023

Looking for the perfect getaway? The Crystal Coast in North Carolina is a popular area for tourists and second-home owners, particularly in the summer. The region offers 85 miles of […]

Visiting Virginia’s Piedmont? Enjoy These Activities  

April 12, 2023

 Thinking of visiting Virginia’s lush Piedmont region this spring? Here’s a checklist of must-see and must-do activities:  Visit the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts – This showcase museum in Richmond […]

Preserving Virginia’s Piedmont Region Means Working in the District 

 You know you’re in Virginia as soon as the Blue Ridge Mountains begin to peek over the horizon. Whether it’s a day trip to Upperville or a weekend getaway to Charlottesville […]

Charlottesville: For Foodies & Lovers

February 8, 2023

In the coming months, as the cold subsides and leaves start to go green, take a weekend trip to Charlottesville, Virginia, about a two-and-a-half-hour drive from Washington, D.C., to find […]

In-Country: A Guide to Christmas in Middleburg

November 9, 2022

Middleburg, Virginia is an ideal setting for the holiday season. Its picturesque streets are lovely this time of year, filled with twinkling lights, holiday shoppers and carolers. Sometimes, it’s hard […]