The Most Famous Reindeer of All is Coming to Gaylord National Resort

The Capital Region’s largest resort holiday celebration, Christmas On The Potomac will shine a little brighter this year at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. The hotel is...

Whole New World! Explore Pandora at Disney World

If someone told me my family would be riding a banshee through the air over the mystical world of Pandora on vacation, I would...

Where Muggle Families Can Soar!

Her origin story is pure Cinderella, but here the heroine is waif, prince, and fairy godmother rolled into one. Her rags-to-riches ascent is well-told,...

Severe-Weather Driving Strategies

Summer days of sunshine and warm weather are quite inviting, but we also need to be aware of and prepared for changing weather patterns...

Hanging Your Hat in Charlotte – Lodging Options for the Family!

 Mention “North Carolina vacation” to Richmonders, and we automatically think beaches of the Outer Banks or mountains of Ashville. But Charlotte? Um, not so...

Meet the JRA – Guardians of the James River!

More than one-third of all Virginians rely on the James River and its tributaries for water, commerce, and recreation. Flowing across the entire state...

Say Yes, to Charlotte for the Family

Mention “North Carolina vacation” to most Richmonders, and we automatically think beaches of the Outer Banks or mountains of Asheville. But Charlotte? Hmmm. Not...

Your Bucket List for Virginia Travel

From interacting with life-size T. rex replicas and digging like archeologists at an actual excavation site, to biking on the beach or pretending to...

Richmond’s Natural Treasure

Stanton Thalhimer still looks for the peacock that used to roam the grounds of the Farm when he was six years old and visited...

Shark-Smart & Beach-Bound

Back in 2011, a 6-year-old girl – playing on a summer day in the Outer Banks with her family – was bitten by (best...