Travel Ideas and Stories - Virginia's Travel Blog
ShareRSS  
  •  

    Where is the LOVE?

    Click for a map of the LOVEwork locations.

    Take a photo with LOVE.
    Tag it #LOVEVA and share it on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.

    See LOVEwork Photos

  • Create your own digital photo reel. 

  • Instagram

    Latest Posts
    Behind-the-scenes on today's photo shoot in #VirginiaBeach with photographer @meatkinson. We're #paddleboarding in front of the Cape Henry Lighthouse with Tula Adventure Sports. @tulasports #loveva #photoshoot #behindthescenes #photooftheday @visitvabeach
    Today's the day of the annual Pony Swim made famous by Marguerite Henry's "Misty of Chincoteague." Every year thousands of spectators gather from around the world to watch the #saltwatercowboys heard the wild ponies from #Assateague to #Chincoteague Island. This event is totally #bucketlist worthy! Photo props go to @cohennic. Tag your #VA photos with #LoveVA for a chance to be featured here! #repost #virginia #vatravel #wildponies #beach #photooftheday #cowboys #chincoteagueponyswim
    Do you recognize one of the oldest tourist destinations in the US? This beauty has been included on several "Seven Natural Wonders of the World" lists, was surveyed by George Washington in 1750 and was once owned by Thomas Jefferson as a personal retreat. While you're visiting don't forget to swing by the legendary Foamhenge, explore the Natural Bridge Caverns and get your photo taken with a baby tiger at the Natural Bridge Zoo. Photo credit: @takeiteasybee #loveva #virginia #vaoutdoors #naturalwonder #naturalbridge #howisummer #vatravel #virginiaisforlovers #photooftheday #fatherson
    #HappyBirthday to #NASA, launched 51 years ago in 1958. This is an awesome shot of the Minotaur V launch from #WallopsIsland, #Virginia last September by @_miancab. If you're interested in watching their next #launch, the Antares is scheduled for October of this year (date TBD). You can view from bleachers or the rooftop observation deck at the Wallops Island Flight Facility Visitor Center OR you can watch from Chincoteague or the Assateague Island beach. #rocket #loveva #space #stars #photooftheday #blastoff @nasa
  • Stretch Summer With Great Deals

    by Casey | Posted on July 22nd, 2010

    Just when you thought the wallet couldn’t handle a single night away, Virginia’s innkeepers and hoteliers sweep you away with great rates …

    Courtesy: Mariners Landing

    Families rejoice! You probably can’t beat this deal … book three nights at Mariners Landing at Smith Mountain Lake and get two nights FREE with their Family Fun Under the Sun package! More Info

    Tucked away in the quiet village of Sperryville is Hopkins Ordinary Bed and Breakfast, an 1820s roadside inn that served as a stagecoach stop. Settle into one of their herb-themed guest rooms or The Garden Cottage (for families and pets), for two nights and get the third night half price! The only catch is that your visit must occur Sunday through Thursday to qualify. More Info

    Only have two nights to stay, or would you like to stretch it to four? The Carriage House Bed and Breakfast in Lynchburg will give you 40% off your second, third or fourth consecutive night. Additionally, you’ll enjoy a three-course breakfast and might even want to book an on-site spa service since you’re saving money on the room! More Info

    If you’re a planner, this one’s for you … Wyndham Virginia Beach invites you to “Buy Now, Play Later” and in doing so you’ll capture up to 20% savings depending on how far out you book your stay. More Info

    Lexington George Washington Inn in Williamsburg is having a summer sale that expires September 1st. Book now to cash in on 30% off one- and two-night stays, and 40% off three nights or more! More Info

    Find more exciting deals and discounts at Virginia.org!



    Travel Ideas | 2 Comments

    2 Responses to “Stretch Summer With Great Deals”

    1. MaryAnn says:

      Speaking of great deals… check out Natural Bridge Summer Packages starting at just $81 for 2 and $125 for a family of 4; accommodations, breakfast and tickets all included! http://www.virginia.org/site/description.asp?AttrID=59891&MGrp=7&MCat=89