Enter to Win: A luxury Virginia getaway for two

January 21, 2016

This contest has ended. See our latest contest here. Enter to win a two-night luxury getaway for two at The Omni Homestead resort in Hot Springs, Virginia. This getaway includes two passes to the spa […]

Cruise Corner

Canal cruising: The journey continues

January 19, 2016

See a photo gallery from the cruise here. A canal yacht vacation on Locaboat was relatively easy to pull together from a transportation perspective. Iceland-based WOW Air has bargain basement airline deals to Amsterdam and other European […]


Winter, spring Restaurant Weeks planned in Mid-Atlantic

December 29, 2015

Winter/Spring Restaurant Weeks VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. Jan. 10–19. BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD. Jan. 15–30. NORFOLK, VA. Jan. 17–24. CENTER CITY DISTRICT, PHILADELPHIA, PA. Jan. 17–22 and 24–29. HOWARD COUNTY, MD. Jan. 18–Feb. […]


Waterfall Wednesday: Great Falls, Md.

October 14, 2015

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see the Great Falls in Maryland. State: Maryland Location: On the Virginia/Maryland border Height: 76 feet The Great Falls are actually a series of cascades […]

Artists' Studio

Eastern Panhandle celebrates Appalachia

October 12, 2015

The beauty, history, and stories from Appalachia and the fun-loving nature of the people who live there all come to life in October and November in the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia. And, it’s all […]