Tag Archives: Virginia

Whodda Thunk It…at our Age!

Reading all these adventure travels that the 20-somethings and 30-somethings are enjoying, I thought I would take a moment to share a 50s- and 60s-something adventure. Yeah, a bit more sedate that bunging jumping, perhaps….. In our family we celebrate … Continue reading

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Short Break: Charlottesville, Virginia

Located on the western slope of the Blue Ridge overlooking the Shenandoah Valley in northern Virginia, Charlottesville provides an excellent destination for a short break or weekend trip.  An area of farms and forests, the town has a long history … Continue reading

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Photo of the Day-Summer’s Coming

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Photo of the Day

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Same Place, Different Experience

I have been traveling since I was 3 years old…it is part of who I am. But for several years I traveled with a companion whose lack of interest really diminished the experience.  His method, like many people, was to have a … Continue reading

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Spot Light on Music Festivals

There are as many festivals as there are kinds of music…no, make that many more festivals!! If your passion is classical..it’s scheduled. If it is rock, take your pick. Zydeco, yeah, that too. You name it….there is a festival somewhere.  … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review by the Wine Guy: Fire and Vine

Graham periodically reviews a restaurant experience he thinks you should seek out and enjoy. Fire and Vine is a nice concept eatery in Virginia Beach. Tucked away in the back of an upscale strip shopping center on Laskin Road, it may … Continue reading

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