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Northern Virginia NORTHERN VA Day One Just minutes from our nation's capital, "NOVA" offers fascinating diversity Memorial Parkway, from the from the beltway to the Blue Ridge Mountains. Urban sophistication, culture and world-class shopping segue to rolling horse country, biking trails and vineyards. In one visit you can walk Colonial cobblestone streets, in the footsteps of our first president, and on solemn Civil War battlefields discover a treasure of world-class museums and performance venues. il T ra n ia h Middleburg Herndon McLean Arlington Falls W 66 Hume 66 Church Alexandria Manassas Mount Vernon Warrenton 95 Occoquan Lorton Washington Triangle Fairfax 95 Culpeper Goldvein S k y lin e D ri v e A p p a la c 495 Fredericksburg Arlington National Cemetery, all the way to George Washington's home at Mount and lodging. Day Two Head south on I-95 for a day hike in the 17,000-acre Prince William Forest Park, shopping at Potomac Mills, or a visit to the National Museum of the Marine Corps in Triangle. End up in Fredericksburg to tour some of the most important battlefields of the Civil War. Dine and stay where history Spotsylvania LAKE ANNA the Potomac, stopping at serves up history, fine dining Leesburg Ashburn W mighty Great Falls Park on Vernon. Old Town Alexandria Waterford Purcellville Hamilton Drive the George Washington was made. 95 Day Three Take scenic, rolling byways to CaMeron DaViDso n Off The Beaten Path ` George Washington's Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon 124 For a truly unique experience, visit the Gold Mining Camp Museum at Monroe Park in Goldvein. Learn about the history and various techniques of mining from the early 20th century. Try your hand at panning for the "Mother Lode." historic towns like Culpepper, Warrenton, Sperryville and Little Washington. Let yourself be surprised at the discoveries of small town sophistication in local art, craft and culinary.

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Virginia Travel Guide 2015

Welcome To Virginia
Virginia Travel Information & State Map
Great Scenic Drives
The Beauty of the Small Town
Eat Like a Local
The New Virginia Cuisine
Local Foodie Fun
Wine & Oysters: Perfect Virginia Pair
Craft Ciders and Other Sips
Love on Tap: Craft Brews
Music to the Ear
Resorts and Sweet Dreams
Golf Virginia!
The Sporting Life
Civil War & Emancipation
Tracking “Turn” in Virginia
Walking with Speilberg and Lincoln
Natural Outdoors
Virginia Water Adventures
Coastal Virginia
Coastal Virginia / Eastern Shore
Chesapeake Bay
Northern Virginia
Central Virginia
Southern Virginia
Shenandoah Valley
Blue Ridge Highlands
Heart of Appalachia
Virginia Accommodations
Virginia Events 2015

Virginia Travel Guide 2015