Arts

Eco-Artists At Work

The artist community in Coastal Virginia, as elsewhere, is a microcosm of the larger population, including its diverse attitudes toward topics like sustainability. The four artists profiled here could scarcely be more different, including the role that eco issues play in their studio practices.

Madison County Getaway

Take a break from the holiday shopping, gift wrapping and decorating to spend an old fashioned weekend in Madison County. Your spirits will be immediately warmed by the rolling hills and valleys, the bountiful orchards and the pristine views of…

Hot Springs Getaway

Feeling a little chill in the air? How'd you like to go somewhere 'hot' without boarding a plane, train or ship? Spend a luxurious weekend in Hot Springs at The Homestead where you'll participate in all the holiday activities you…

Bedford Getaway

As the holiday festivities begin to appear in small towns throughout Virginia, we love flocking to these locations in a sense to "come home" to a familiar place even if it's a place we've never been. One such town is…

Strasburg Getaway

Propped amid the Shenandoah Valley, namely the Blue Ridge and Massanutten Mountains, Strasburg offers a mesmerizing escape into an unfamiliar nook of Virginia. Take a bite out of Strasburg's piece of Italy at Castiglia's where their family-size portions will not…

Wytheville Getaway

Looking for a fun family getaway? Try a weekend in Wytheville. Steeped in history, rich with activities and loaded with family fun, this small town located in the rolling foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia is the perfect…