Destination Virginia

Destination Virginia

Destination Virginia uncovers hidden gems, getaways in your own backyard and epic vacation ideas to add to your bucket list.

Are you planning a road trip but need some help along the way? If so, you're in luck! Our friends Karen and Barry from Destination Virginia took a drive to Smithfield, and they found a super helpful phone app that has all of the help they needed!
Bacon’s Castle is the oldest brick dwelling in North America and was built for Arthur Allen and his family in 1665. Originally known as Allen’s Brick House, it earned the moniker “Bacon’s Castle” in 1676 when several of Nathaniel Bacon’s...
Where do you go when you're in Smithfield, Va and in need of a great meal, a warm bed or a fun corporate outing? Look no further than Smithfield Station! https://youtu.be/c5oIcE5aVvc   This famous landmark has been around since the 1980s and...
Founded in 1976, the Isle of Wight County Museum tells the story of the county through its interactive exhibits including a turn-of-the-century country store as well as displays interpreting colonial history, the Smithfield ham industry, the Blackwater River, the...
Hey! Destination Virginia is back with an all-new episode. Have you checked it out? If not, here's a teaser for what to expect! https://youtu.be/aUmABD6Bfjs
Although hang gliding may seem easy and care-free, it can be dangerous if you don’t know what you’re doing! Therefore, Virginia Hang Gliding offers tandem hang gliding adventures for anyone looking to see things from a different perspective. 
Lately it seems like more and more people are ditching the flights and the all-inclusive resorts and are investing in a lifetime of memories- by purchasing an RV for their family vacations. 
Virginia is such a stunning place to live, work, or travel! One of the best things about Virginia- is that it has such a wide range of things to do. 
And they're off! On this episode of Destination Virginia, Karen and Barry head to the track at Colonial Downs in New Kent, Virginia to experience the excitement of live horse racing.
A lot of people are timid when it comes to betting on races, because they don’t know what they are doing or how to bet! But Colonial Downs has plenty of professionals who are ready to hold your hand and guide you through the betting process.