May 26, 2017

Photo Feature: VIrginia is for Lovers

Virginia-is-for-Lovers

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Virginia is a great vacation destination for domestic travelers. There are myriad opportunities for low-cost entertainment. Museums like the Chrysler Museum of Art in Norfolk, for example. Or any museum, for that matter! If camping is something you enjoy, the Shenandoah National Park would be a beautiful and affordable option [...]

Photo from the Road: Embellished Stained Glass Window

stained glass window

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This embellished stain glass window is one of the many beautiful things to see at the White Oak Lavender Farm in Harrisonburg, Virginia. The venue holds craft classes, and provides a fun family getaway for children wanting to have an animal cuddling experience in the country.

Photo from the Road: Clown Quilt

clown quilt

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); This whimsical clown quilt was photographed at the Virginia Quilt Museum, one of many interesting things to do in Harrisonburg, Va.

CrossKeys Vineyards: Rural Virginia or Tuscany?

CrossKeys Vineyards Sign

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Just outside the town of Harrisonburg, Virginia is an exquisitely-situated winery known as CrossKeys Vineyards. Aside from the quintessentially- American farmhouses dotting the surrounding countryside, the establishment’s design  and rolling vineyards would have you feeling as though you had turned a corner and been transported to Tuscany.

Things to Do in Harrisonburg, Virginia

Harrisonburg Historic Downtown

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); From family fun and farmers markets to pub crawling and park activities, there are any number of things to do in Harrisonburg, Virginia.

The Virginia Quilt Museum: Preserving an Art Form in Harrisonburg, Va

Virginia Quilt Museum Bird Quilt

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); On a recent day trip to Harrisonburg, Virginia, I had the opportunity to visit the Virginia Quilt Museum. Established in 1995, this nonprofit venue is staffed by volunteers and funded through a fiscal medley of admissions, memberships, fees, grants, fund-raising events and donations.