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GOLF Scott K. BRown VIRGINIA ` Primland Resort, Meadows of Dan by David Partridge Williamsburg is a draw for my family's vacation year after year. Outstanding options like Colonial Williamsburg, Kingsmill Resort, and Ford's Colony each offer several fine courses so you can enjoy a different links every day. In fact, there are a dozen courses in the Williamsburg area. But great golf is just one of the reasons why our family vacations in Williamsburg. Together, we also enjoy fantastic local theme parks, Busch Gardens and Water Country USA; the unrivaled historical experiences offered by Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, and Yorktown; along with superior shopping in elegant boutiques, fabulous outlets, and the Williamsburg Pottery Factory. Add all this fun to the delectable dining that Williamsburg is famous for, and you have a truly memorable vacation! MOUNTAIN FUN The Omni Homestead Resort is an iconic mountain retreat. The Omni Hotel Group has revitalized the graceful, elegant charm of this special place that offers its guests virtually everything they could hope for. Apart from two wonderful golf links including The Cascades Course, considered by many the greatest mountain course anywhere (and my personal favorite), the Omni Homestead Resort offers a vast array of indoor activities and outdoor adventures for families and conventioneers. Our family loved the Segway Tours, horseback riding, carriage rides, and the About the Writer David Partridge is a fivetime Virginia State Golf Association Player of the Year, a life-long resident of Virginia and is the only player in history to have won the Virginia State Amateur, Virginia State Mid-Amateur and the Virginia Senior Amateur. He is the former editor of The Virginia Golfer magazine and also wrote the "Great Holes of Virginia" feature for the magazine for nearly 15 years. 55

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