Articles in Tourism

Downtown Norfolk - and Olde Towne Portsmouth – Where Happy Holidays Happen.

by Jessica Kliner on

Downtown Norfolk - and Olde Towne Portsmouth – Where Happy Holidays Happen. A breathtaking illuminated skyline, giant Christmas trees, beautiful decorations, scheduled snowfalls, a winter wonderland and all the holiday festivities you can imagine. ... Read full article

Editor's Choice

by Cori Werrel on

We are Cori and Sam Werrell of Werrell Woodworks.A husband and wife team that builds custom wood decor for your home and business. We aren't your typical wood smiths, we see ourselves more as artists who bring vibrant color and unique textures.... Read full article

Chef Brian Wegener

by Kristina Chastain on

Esoteric’s Executive Chef Brian Wegener has been in the culinary industry for 15+ years, although he is only 30 years old he has a sage wisdom and passion for food beyond his years. Chef Brian has worked in kitchens such as Burton’s Grill, Eurasia.... Read full article

Simran Kaur of Savarnas

by Ann Kaur on

Savarnas Beauty is dedicated to offering woman & men of all ages the best science based personalized treatments performed by professional Estheticians. We offer extensive menu of Natural Skin Care treatments including advanced age defying facials.... Read full article

Chef Rina Estero

by Luke Brigham on

Chef Rina's cooking style is profoundly influenced by her travels. Focusing primarily on French food, most importantly the attention to quality, Chef Rina is always trying to work the characteristics of Filipino cuisine into her dishes.... Read full article

Dinosaurs Invade the Children’s Museum of Virginia

by David Schulte on

Long before North America was populated by corn fields and cows, dinosaurs roamed the land. A new temporary exhibit at the Children’s Museum of Virginia in Portsmouth allows children and adults to explore dinosaur habitats.... Read full article

Walkin’ on Sunshine in Smithfield

by Lois Tokarz on

There’s no better way to enjoy a “staycation,” taking in all the delights of the summer season in a relaxed, laid back spot than a visit to Smithfield. This enchanting hamlet offers all the allure of a small town - a historic Main Street.... Read full article

Virginia International Tattoo

by Corrie Smith on

“Words cannot explain the Virginia International Tattoo other than to say it's the most amazing and inspiring gathering of military bands, drill teams, and performers from the U.S. service branches and from militaries around the world. It gave me goo... Read full article