Western Virginia: A Family Weekend

 

We just got back from a weekend in Western Virginia to meet up with much of my family, and not only did we have a beautiful time…but this is some beautiful country, too.

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TWT Travel Binder: Virginia

 

Virginia, besides the fact that it’s ostensibly for lovers, is very close to our hearts.  

My beloved aunt, uncle and cousin live 40 minutes outside D.C. in Reston,
and we’ve journeyed through pedestrian-friendly Charlottesville,
Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, the Virginia Wine Country,
and just about the entire length of the mountain-edge Blue Ridge Parkway.
Someday, we’d love to see the horses run wild on Chincoteague Island,
on Virginia’s Eastern Shore.

Here are some resources to help you plan your own “travels with two” to Virginia.

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A Spring Drive Through the American South – Part Four

Continued from
A Spring Drive Through the American South –

Part One, Part Two and Part Three

In a journey through some of the most romantic spots the South has to offer, start in Washington, DC, and head to Charlottesville, VA along the Skyline Drive.  From Charlottesville, take the Blue Ridge Parkway to Asheville, NC.  Then go from Asheville to elegant Charleston, South Carolina.

For the last of your Spring drive, journey from Charleston to grande olde Savannah, Georgia.

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A Spring Drive Through the American South – Part Three

Continued from
A Spring Drive Through the American South –

Part One and Part Two

In a journey through some of the most romantic spots the South has to offer, start in Washington, DC, and head to Charlottesville, VA along the Skyline Drive. From Charlottesville, take the Blue Ridge Parkway to Asheville, NC.

From Asheville, continue on to graceful Charleston, South Carolina.

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A Spring Drive Through the American South – Part Two

Continued from
A Spring Drive Through the American South –Part One

In a journey through some of the most romantic spots the South has to offer, start in Washington, DC, and head to Charlottesville, Virginia along the Skyline Drive.

When you’ve had your fill of Charlottesville, backtrack to the Blue Ridge Parkway and head straight into Asheville, North Carolina for forests, waterfalls, and a history of fortune.

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