5 Insider Guided Tours (& a Contest!)

August 23, 2018 10:00 AM by Dawn Peters
Updated: August 23, 2018 1:59 PM

Most travelers who visit central Virginia plan to tour Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello and James Madison’s Highland , both located in Albemarle County just minutes from Charlottesville’s downtown pedestrian mall. Here are five additional guided tours that will give you a different perspective of the

Dog-Friendly Places in CVille

July 16, 2018 4:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: July 24, 2018 11:00 AM

Love to travel but don’t want to leave your dog behind? With a trip to the Charlottesville area, you don’t have to! At the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, Charlottesville not only provides a plethora of activities and gorgeous views, but also an abundance of dog-friendly options for activities,
After a prolonged winter, the sun and warmth have made their seasonal appearance with vengeance! Warm weather has many benefits since there are more activities for what you can do in your spare time. One of our favorite year-round activities here in Charlottesville and Albemarle County is eating,
Father’s Day is just around the corner and the Charlottesville area is a wonderful place to spend a relaxing, fun, and memorable weekend celebrating Dad! From fascinating historical sites and adventurous outdoor activities, to great food & drink, the Charlottesville area offers something special for

9 Reasons to Visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County This Summer

June 1, 2018 3:00 PM by Ellen Sewell
Updated: July 5, 2018 1:20 PM

Things are heating up in Charlottesville and Albemarle County, and there is no shortage of things to do that will quench your thirst, fill your belly, cool you off and stimulate your mind. The final school bell is about to ring, so pack up and head out to the Charlottesville area where there is
Charlottesville’s food scene is gaining a new restaurant today, which will be led by nationally recognized executive chef Joe Wolfson. Renewal, a modern, eclectic restaurant featuring a trend-setting menu, is now open for business. The restaurant is within walking distance of the UVA Medical Center
The Charlottesville area is the perfect destination for your bachelorette party, with a wide variety of outdoor and indoor attractions for you and your gal pals to enjoy. From foodie paradise and live entertainment on the Downtown Mall to a picturesque views and tasty beverages at wineries,

3 Days of Springtime Fun in Charlottesville & Albemarle County!

April 6, 2018 2:00 PM by Nicole Hopler
Updated: April 6, 2018 4:47 PM

Spring is finally here and it's the perfect time to visit Charlottesville & Albemarle County! With mild temperatures and blooming flowers, there are plenty of outdoor activities that will allow you to explore the beauty of the Charlottesville area. Take in gorgeous views of the Blue Ridge Mountains
They say that a photo is worth a thousand words, so sit back, scroll, and let these photos convince you to plan a perfect spring getaway to Charlottesville & Albemarle County! 1.) Patio Dining on the Historic Pedestrian Downtown Mall (Photo Credit - Sanjay Suchak) 2.) Scenic Country Roads 3.)