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

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

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

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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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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

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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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All aboard! Amtrak service connects Alexandria to Roanoke

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"...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." Read more

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

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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. Read more

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Alexandria waterfront

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

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Proper Pie in Richmond

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

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

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Weekend: Pet-friendly resorts

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

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    King Street in Alexandria

    Alexandria ranked #4 "small city" by readers in annual survey.

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    Hyatt Centric Hotel on King Street rendering

    Hyatt Centric Hotel on King Street rendering

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