Plan Your Virginia Autumn Wine Weekend Now
Did you know the Old Dominion is home to over 300 wineries? While it seems like a daunting task to feature every one, we wanted to start with a fall wine guide featuring […]
Have You Tried ‘Steeling’ Away to Pittsburgh for the Weekend?
When talking to a group, Texas has “y’all,” the Midwest has “you guys” and us Pittsburghers have the unique “yinz.” I was born and raised in Pittsburgh and most of my family […]
Montecito Hangs Tough to Protect Harry & Meghan
It’s been 13 months since Prince Harry and his American wife Meghan Markle with son Archie moved to Montecito – my home of 30 years next to Santa Barbara, California. Their arrival caused a near […]
Annapolis: This Old Town Is Feeling Very New
If you think “been there, done that” at the thought of Annapolis for a getaway, think again. Perched on the edge of the Chesapeake Bay, Maryland’s capital city may be […]
Staycations: Summer in the City
GOT PLANS? YOU DON’T HAVE TO LEAVE WASHINGTON TO ENJOY A CHANGE OF SCENE. Just open your eyes, strap on that fanny pack, charge up the phone and go full-on […]
Virginia Wine Country Goes All Out
Loudoun County is making its name known as a key county for production in the northern region. The county’s vineyard acreage has nearly doubled.
In Middleburg: A One-Stop Shop for Pizza and Wine
Middleburg, Virginia, the escape just outside of D.C., is a great place to venture for a change of scenery or perhaps to stay awhile — or even forever, as many […]
Where to Ski Around D.C.
If there’s one activity that’s relatively safe these days, it’s skiing. The singular sport allows for social distancing. Here are some nearby resorts to head for.
Holiday Light Displays: A Cure for Cabin Fever
For a little holiday spirit, here are nine great light displays, in and just outside the District, to enjoy either socially distanced or from the comfort of your car.
Holiday Happenings on the Eastern Shore
Charming historic towns on Maryland’s Eastern Shore are offering creative ways to cheer even the most pandemic-weary.