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Alexandria Living Magazine

Food, activities make the trip down I-95 worthwhile this summer. Read more

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This new farm brewery/Biergarten is the first Virginia Community Supported Farm Brewery. Read more

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Virginia and Maryland have some amazing antique shops — here are a few of them. Read more

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Primland aerial view

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Nature and luxury meet at this 12,000-acre Blue Ridge Mountain retreat. Read more

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Where to dine, stay and play for a modern vacation in one of Virginia's oldest towns. Read more

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There's an impressive and growing arts and culture scene in Lewisburg, in Greenbrier County, West Virginia. Read more

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At Bellingrath Gardens and Home, a garden behind the home.

Photo by Glenda Booth

Make plans to visit Mobile — a "mini New Orleans" that goes all out to celebrate Mardi Gras and more. Read more

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There are several mountain resorts within a few hours of Alexandria. Read more

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Chris Militzer/Miliman 2 Photography

A trip to Virginia's own wine country. Read more

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Chris Militzer/Miliman 12 Photography

Holiday markets, carolers and food top off an elegant holiday season weekend. Read more

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Chris Militzer/Miliman 12 Photography

More than just beaches: North Carolina's Outer Banks can be a great place to unplug this holiday season. Read more

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Chris Militzer/Miliman 12 Photography

Cyber Monday and Travel Deal Tuesday bring discounts on airfare, Amtrak, luxury hotels and more. Read more

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King Street in Alexandria

Photo by K Summerer for Visit Alexandria

2018 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards, announced Tuesday, names Alexandria #4 "Best Small City." Nearly a half-million readers voted this year. Read more

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There's more than leef peeping to do this fall in Virginia's famous Blue Ridge Mountains. Read more

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Photo by Chris Militzer

Take a weekend getaway to one of these local wineries (and a few breweries, too). Read more

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The original draws to this Virginia beach town are the ones that still endure. Read more

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Historic sanctuary in the Appalachian Mountains. Read more

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This former gambler’s paradise reinvented itself — with a rich auto racing tradition and activities surrounding its beautiful spring-fed lake. Read more

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19th Annual Lucketts Spring Market

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The Northern Virginia event showcases more than 200 of the best “vintage hip” vendors on the East Coast. Read more

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Metro area grabs top honors from Redfin and WalletHub. Read more

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  • Primland aerial view

    Photo courtesy of Primland

    Primland aerial view

    Primland aerial view

  • A cozy spot to relax at Primland

    Photo by Samantha Shimer

    A cozy spot to relax at Primland

    A cozy spot to relax at Primland

  • A relaxing spot at Primland

    Photo by Samantha Shimer

    A relaxing spot at Primland

    A relaxing spot at Primland

  • Costumes on display at the Carnival Museum

    Costumes on display at the Carnival Museum

  • At the Carnival Museum, an exhibit of a train, king and queen costumes and a crown.

    At the Carnival Museum, an exhibit of a train, king and queen costumes and a crown.

  • Typical ironwork on many of Mobile's downtown buildings.

    Typical ironwork on many of Mobile's downtown buildings.