Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia

For most of the 18th century, Williamsburg served as the capital of Virginia, the largest and most prosperous American colony. It was the center of business, diplomacy, and independence. The men and women who lived,… View Post

Shirley Plantation, Virginia

Shirley plantation is  located on State Route 5, a scenic byway which runs between of Richmond and Williamsburg. Shirley Plantation is the oldest active plantation in Virginia and is the oldest family-owned business in North… View Post

Charlottesville, Virginia

During my stay, we headed to Charlottesville to have a look a the university founded by Thomas Jefferson. My sister’s husband worked there for years so we got a very informative tour around the campus.… View Post

Virginia’s vineyards

Just when I thought Virginia doesn’t get any better, my sister mentioned VINEYARDS! So, you cannot spend time in Virginia without visiting at least a few. So after twisting my arm, we went to check… View Post