Yeah OK, we are very biased here. Giles County is our favorite place on Earth – period. But, looking further afield, what about the state of Virginia? Yep, we love our state too, but one of the absolute stars of Virginia, is Virginia Beach. But why?
Virginia Beach – eleven miles of sand and shore stretched along the Atlantic Coast. It’s a famous family vacation spot, and its reputation is well-deserved. The beach is manicured – nightly in season, less often after the crowds disappear.
Restaurants are family-style to world-class. Activities abound for every interest. We stay at the south end of the beach because it seems a bit quieter. Here is a sampling of our favorite amenities in the area.
Virginia’s biggest city, Virginia Beach is a perfect getaway for a gathering of any size that needs to appreciate the advantage of the shoreline and city while taking in critical recorded locales alongside both natural and innovative wonders. Virginia Beach offers great unwinding and fun, with more than 12 miles of open shoreline and three miles of promenade. The city additionally is saturated with chronicled essentials and offers numerous approaches to find out about history and science, making Virginia Beach the ideal place to renew your soul and animate your psyche.
The geology of New River Gorge is fascinating. The New River is one of the oldest rivers in the world and the oldest river in the Western Hemisphere. It is one of the few rivers that flows northward. With an average depth of 1,000 feet, the New River Gorge is home to an amazingly diverse selection of plants and animals. The historical geology of the river also created vast coal deposits beneath the rugged terrain.
Many wineries are small family-run vineyards that cater to the public. Often vineyards have an on-site bed and breakfast as well as tours and tastings. Virginia is a beautiful state to visit for a leisurely wine-tasting tour.
If you can afford it, the best room to stay is in the honeymoon suite of a hotel, particularly in the popular Cavalier resort right beside the beach. The suites of hotels are the biggest they offer, complete with ultimate pampering to make sure the couple gets to have a significant romantic date in Virginia Beach.
For four days, we witnessed firsthand the vibrant vibe that is the renaissance of Richmond first hand for over a week. It was only enough time to know that we cannot wait to return to experience more history, art, food, and wine.
Understudy travel groups can encounter living history by watching a working eighteenth Century ranch and grist mill, and additionally other instructive projects. Understudy travel groups may visit the house, gardens, working homestead, and that’s just the beginning.
There are more than one hundred partaking wineries in the Commonwealth of Virginia, covering about 2500 sections of land of land, and creating upwards of three hundred thousands cases every year. All things considered, more than four thousand tons of grapes are delivered every year to make Virginia wine. You’ll discover almost every assortment of red and white developed in Virginia, from the sweetest Rieslings and tart Chardonnays to the most honed Merlots and Cabernets this side of the Mississippi River.
Visitors also flock the state because of its beautiful flora and fauna. Virginia is covered with 65% forest. Several parks are built for different species of animals and plants, making them a favorite place to visit.
The Shenandoah National Park was established in 1935 covering the Skyline Drive. Many people go here to relax, enjoy the view, and just let the hours go by. The Chesapeake Bay is where blue crabs, clams, oysters and other marine animals are found. The Great Dismal Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, Great Falls Park, and Prince William Forest Park are also attractive tourist spots.
Here are a few accommodation options for you.
This hotel was built in 1937. Williamsburg Inn depicts a charming atmosphere featured with modern amenities and full services. It is located near the Golden Horseshoe Golf Club and historic area, shopping, and dining places.
Guestrooms are designed in 18th-century touch. Each room has an alarm clock, hairdryer, safety deposit box, and cable TV. Every room also has other standard amenities like bathroom with shower and tub, working desk and chair, and air conditioning system.
The hotel has a lounge, concierge services, pool, restaurant, fitness center, spa salons, and business center.
There are non-smoking rooms especially to the health conscious. There are babysitting services if needed. All rooms and facilities are accessible to handicapped.
The front desk is open to serve for 24 hours. They also boast of their express checkout system, guaranteed hassle free to guests. They have a golf course and tennis court for recreation options. One can also relax and hang out in the mini bar.
There are meeting and banquet facilities, complimentary newspaper every day, room service, laundry and valet services.
Guest can choose from their different room types furnished accordingly and with various rates.
Econo Lodge Oceanfront
This is found in Virginia Beach, the center of the resort. All the rooms have the breathtaking scenery of the Atlantic Ocean. This hotel is located strategically near to different dining and shopping places.
Here are the best features of Econo Lodge: air conditioning system, beach view, continental breakfast, accessible to handicapped, ice machine, ironing board, wireless Internet access, microwave, non-smoking rooms and facilities, indoor parking, refrigerator, and smoke detectors.
Quality Inn Iwo Jima
This hotel is situated few minutes from Washington DC that features excellent accommodation and friendly services at very competitive rates. It is nearby to many local attractions, dining, and shopping areas.
The hotel is accessible to the disabled. Other features worth mentioning are fax services, a gift shop, high-speed Internet access, ironing board, microwave, in-room movies, newsstand, indoor heated pool, refrigerator and safety deposit box.
They have an outdoor parking, laundry and valet service, alarm clock, coffeemaker in each room, complimentary parking, restaurant, elevators, gym, business center, telephone, and lounge.
Quality Inn Iwo Jima does not allow pets. It is also very ideal for people traveling on business because it is accessible to the business center and other places of interests.