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. more

Out and About

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R. Kennedy for Visit Alexandria

Metro area grabs top honors from Redfin and WalletHub. more

Out and About

All aboard! Amtrak service connects Alexandria to Roanoke

Photo by Chris Militzer

"...with the return of rail service to the Star City from Alexandria, I decided to make a stop to see what I had been missing. Turns out, a lot has changed." more



Rachel Hegarty/Rachel E.H. Photography

Southern Living magazine readers love Alexandria's historic homes, cobblestone streets and waterfront parks. more



Photo courtesy of Airbnb

Though Airbnb offers such a tax collection service in many other states, Alexandria is the first locality in Virginia to enter into this type of agreement, which takes effect in April. more


Alexandria waterfront

PHOTO by Chris Militzer

Alexandrians know how good they have it and word is spreading. more


Proper Pie in Richmond

Photo by Kate Barton

Virginia's capital, about 100 miles from Alexandria, is chockfull of cozy cafes and boutiques with unique finds. more


Streetcar in New Orleans

Photo by Mary Ann Barton

You can be at the Spotted Cat jazz club in about three hours taking a non-stop flight out of Reagan National. more


Weekend: Pet-friendly resorts

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Here are a few choices for Alexandrians looking for a getaway resort that accepts dogs. more



Beth Lawton

With hundreds of things to do and see, the historic city and the Williamsburg region are worthy of much more than a day trip. more