A woman in a button down sits in a garden


The design legend shares tips and stories in her beautiful new book

Food & Drink

Mark your calendars for surf, turf, and sweet onions

A grey heron and white egret in the marsh


The famous ponies are the main attraction, but this tiny Eastern Shore town has much more to offer

A group of people sit outside in a lush garden, seated at a table. They cheers with wine glasses.

Home & Garden

The mountain property becomes an oasis for entertaining friends and putting down roots

Inside a dark, elegant bourbon bar with velvet green chairs, leather sofas, and a tall bar with a ladder

Food & Drink

From vast libraries to a vintage emporium, these recently opened bars keep bourbon front and center

Taken from the second-floor balcony, looking down at the pool at the Hotel Lucine surrounded by lounge chairs and umbrellas.

Seven Southern

Retro roadside getaways worth braking for

A woman presses a green vintage sewing machine on boxwood and cedar sprigs on a wood table.

Home & Garden

Floral artist Mary Spotswood Underwood demonstrates why you need this old-fashioned contraption

An illustration of a boy wearing a Santa costume in a mall with a Christmas tree


For a young boy, holiday magic arrived in the form of a little red suit

A fountain in a garden with yellow trees and bushes

Home & Garden

Glenstone Gardens plants a new seed for events in Hunt Country

A path leads to a greenhouse through a lush garden


In the chill of winter, these indoor garden havens promise warmth, light, and visions of blooming days ahead

A woman stands behind a table with wreath-making supplies. There is a Spinone Italiano dog at her feet. A giant brick fireplace is behind her, and wicker baskets hang from the ceiling.

Home & Garden

Wild holly, dried pecan shells, magnolia cuttings, and more natural beauty plucked from along the Rappahannock River transform into decor that makes a family’s formal Virginia house feel like home

Burgundy colored quilted leather barstools line a dark wooden bar counter, behind which is a wall full of alcohol bottles, dim yet warm backlighting, and a mounted deer head.


Modern bars nod to the history of Prohibition, which ended ninety years ago this winter

A glass of red wine with foam on top and spices on the foam; it is on a blurred background of a wood round bar cart and a red rug. There is pine greenery and an orange by the glass


A Virginia entertaining guru reimagines an old English classic sipper that tastes like “Christmas in a glass”

A town square with a blue sky, fall trees, and cars on the road


ESPN College GameDay visited the Virginia college town last weekend. Here’s what to do there when you show up too

A large stately building with double-porches sits on a hill


The Inn at Foster Falls tells a surprising story of survival

A collage of a woman with flowers against a sunset

This Land

The late Anne Spencer crafted a Virginia home and garden that nurtured other artists—and still does


Parks in the Southern hills promise wild, wintry rides—no real slope skills required


Discover European-inspired pastries, a seventeenth-century Shakespearean theater, a colorful flower farm, and plenty more to explore in this small Appalachian town


Blue Ridge bites, picturesque breweries, lush hiking trails, and cool rivers to explore in this Shenandoah Valley gem