Destination Virginia


Explore Jamestown Settlement

Hosts Barry McKay and Karen Endsley visit the Jamestown Settlement to experience some hands on history! They travel back to 1607 when the British first landed in Jamestown, Virginia. Watch as history is brought to life in this Destination Virginia episode! Homer Lanier (Interpretive Program Manager of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation), guides our hosts around the...
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Barboursville: Home to Great Wine and Scenery in Virginia

Named after the Governor of Virginia during the War of 1812 and designed by Thomas Jefferson, Barboursville offers scenery like none other. Visit the ruins as well as the Winery and sample their 19 great wines.
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A Visit to Virginia’s Historic Cape Henry Lighhouse

Destination Virginia takes us to the very 1st Public Works project in the United States. Billy Simmons, Historic Interpreter, reflects on the importance of having a lighthouse at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. "A lot of shipwrecks were happening here" says Simmons. And further, the lighthouse was also vital "to help Mariners get...
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Experience Horseback Riding on the Beautiful Virginia Beach Oceanfront

 Did you know there is a local business that allows you to ride a horse on the beach? The Virginia Beach Oceanfront provides the setting as Virginia Beach Outer Banks Horseback offers anyone age 6 and up the chance to make a memory that will last. Hear about how they rescue horses, how therapeutic riding...
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Nitro Circus Daredevils Will Be Flying High in Virginia Beach

The world's largest ramps are about to be unleashed at the Virginia Beach Sportsplex as Nitro Circus brings the Next Level Tour to our area. See these daredevils flying high on various types of cycles and bikes. Nitro Circus Next Level Tour Virginia Beach Sportsplex June 16th 6pm For tickets...
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Enjoy Delicious Signature Menu at Revolution Golf & Grille

Revolution's top-notch chef shares details about signature food items that you can experience during a fun visit to Revolution Golf & Grille. "We have a hand cut ribeye....they are hand cut at night and delivered to us the next day.....that's probably number 1 on the night menu for entrees" states Jen Green, Chef and a...
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Whale and Dolphin Watching with Virginia Beach Rudee Tours

"We are so close to the ocean......our ride is literally about 2 minutes" states Capt. Skip Feller, Owner of Rudee Tours. "We've been running our whale watching trips since about 1995 and our dolphin trips since the 70's." Feller adds, "As far as whales go we have all kinds of guidelines we have to follow.......but,...
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No Better Place for Great Food & Golf Than Revolution Golf and Grille

"Lifetime dream of all of ours to start a bar and as we got a little older we started picking up with golf. So this facility has not only 45 TVs in it but its got probably the best bar in Williamsburg in our humble opinion. What we wanted to do was have something...
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Find out the Secret to Why Tourists & Locals Love Whitner’s Barbeque

When you are family owned and known for in-house hickory smoked meats, you know you will be a popular choice among the locals as well as tourists. "We put in all of the focus on just getting the food right....on just getting the service right......what the goal was, is just to be an old-fashioned...
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Play the World’s Best Golf Courses at Revolution Golf and Grille

Wouldn't a place where you can play golf on 32 of the world's best courses, eat, drink and have a blast with unique golf games be everything you and your family could look for? That's what you get at Revolution Golf and Grille. Even if you're not a golfer, try the breaking windows game, or...