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Want To Enjoy Fall? Go To Virginia

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 10.13.2015 | Travel

When it comes to fall, there are some states that offer its residents the very best of the season, like foliage, apples, pumpkins and cider. And then ...

Lovers That Love Virginia

Kevin Richberg | Posted 05.25.2016 | Travel
Kevin Richberg

They say Virginia is for lovers! She's for lovers of scenery, lovers of fine dining, lovers of history & culture, lovers of wine & music, and most importantly she's for lovers of travel.

Ten Top Unique, Spooky and Wacky Things to See and Do in Virginia's Shenandoah Valley

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 12.23.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

The Getaway Mavens are at it again, scoping out the most curious spots in the Northeast. Though not as off the wall as, say, Provincetown MA or Coney Island NY, Virginia's Shenandoah Valley has some pretty strange and unique attributes.

'Holland in Haymarket' Brings the Hues of the Netherlands to Northern Virginia

Erin Ruberry | Posted 07.06.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

With flights from Washington, D.C. to Amsterdam averaging around $1500 this spring, my trip to the tulips may have to wait. But just 45 minutes outside the Nation's Capital is another garden with a propitious nickname: "Holland in Haymarket."

Richmond, Va.: A City of Historical Significance, Emerging Artists and Great Food

Malerie Yolen-Cohen | Posted 02.08.2014 | Travel
Malerie Yolen-Cohen

Yes, Richmond's got broken storefronts and skeptical suburbanites, but there's a vibrant, youthful, Brooklyn-before-it-got-upscale vibe here, and it's worth at least a few days to explore.

5 Hip and Cool Yoga Destinations

Alison Lewis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Alison Lewis

Take your yoga practice to new heights with these beautiful destinations with unique, hip and cool yoga classes. Regardless of the style of yoga you typically practice, you will find life-changing experiences here. Grab your mat and check out my top five picks.

Rebecca Dolan Loves Williamsburg

Love Letters | Posted 05.13.2013 | Travel
Love Letters

But, we know that the best way to really get to know Colonial Williamsburg is to run the boxwood hedges or jump the Governor's Palace wall.

A Road Trip Through The Blue Ridge Mountains

Illeana Hoffman | Posted 12.10.2012 | Travel
Illeana Hoffman

On the last leg of our journey we reversed direction and headed north to West Virginia through every back woods and windy road in Appalachia.

Stepping Back In Time In Northern Virginia

Rebecca Dolan | Posted 11.05.2012 | Travel
Rebecca Dolan

Lovely as Mount Vernon may be, it's a poor representation of the majority of buildings built back in Washington's day. What about the Colonial 99 percent?

HuffPost Guides: Bryce Resort

The Huffington Post | Lesley Daunt | Posted 01.11.2012 | Travel

Bryce Resort in Virginia is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers our g...

On the Culture Front: Tracing Americana Roots Through the Mountains of Southwest Virginia

Chris Kompanek | Posted 03.11.2012 | Travel
Chris Kompanek

Modern culture and historical monuments from the Civil War reside side-by-side in Abingdon, where Lee's shadow still looms large.

HuffPost Guides: Massanutten Resort

The Huffington Post | Jane Ellis | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Massanutten Resort in Virginia is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers...

Amusement Parks In Virginia Beach: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

The Huffington Post | Debbie Bookstaber | Posted 12.06.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Virginia Beach have a special southern charm. From a European-themed park to one of the most intense collections of roller coasters...

Our Guide To Water Parks In Virginia

The Huffington Post | Jane Ellis | Posted 11.26.2011 | Travel

Water parks in Virginia offer a cool way to beat this state's typically hot and humid summer months. For families looking for the best entertainment v...

Eating Our Way Through Virginia Beach

Ysolt Usigan | Posted 11.11.2011 | Travel
Ysolt Usigan

Upon our arrival, we begged for seafood. I mean, what else are you going to eat in Virginia Beach?

PHOTOS: Hurricane Irene Hits The 18th Century At Colonial Williamsburg

Posted 10.31.2011 | Travel

From the Outer Banks to rural Vermont, tourist destinations are rebuilding after Hurricane Irene; cleaning up damage of varying degrees and reassuring...

Fourth of July Celebrations: 8 Quintessentially American Independence Festivities

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Dolan | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel

It may be the most American of celebrations, but the Fourth of July is by no means a static observance. Sure, just the mention of Independence Day con...

Our Guide To Virginia Beach Area Water Parks

The Huffington Post | Shellie Braeuner | Posted 10.08.2011 | Travel

Water parks in and around Virginia Beach provide an alternative to catching natural waves at the beach. As part of a Huffington Post Travel series on ...

Black-Out Rides And Old World Europe: Amusement Parks In Virginia

The Huffington Post | Jane Ellis | Posted 10.12.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Virginia offer a thrill-filled way for a family to spend the day together. Whether you want to scream your lungs out on a roller co...

Stepping Back In Time At Virginia's Nimrod Hall

Jenny Block | Posted 10.03.2011 | Travel
Jenny Block

What began as a simple, two-story log cabin back then, has sprouted a motley assemblage of rooms and porches over the years.

Hooked On Virginia's Crooked Road

Lea Lane | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Lea Lane

Interested in fiddle and banjo music, crafts, galleries, small towns and Americana? You'll find them on The Crooked Road, about 250 miles along Virginia's southwest corner.

Historic American Hotels: 8 Timeless Seaside Retreats

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Dolan | Posted 06.14.2012 | Travel

It seemed to take forever this year, but spring has finally started to arrive. Warm weather and sunshiney days can only mean one thing: beach season i...

best roads to drive in america

Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel

As spring and summer are just around the corner -- yes, believe it! -- it's time to plan for the most quintessentially American of all travel vacation...

PHOTOS: Top 20 July 4th Travel Destinations

Posted 09.20.2011 | Chicago

With the Independence Day Weekend coming up fast, people across the country are preparing for the madness of July 4th travel. But the nature of that t...