Monthly Archives: August 2014

Olde Towne Portsmouth

Portsmouth, Virginia may have its challenges as a city, but its Olde Towne and High Street commercial district are gems worth visiting most any time. Although we live in Hampton Roads, we don’t always think of Portsmouth as a destination. … Continue reading

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Getting High in Virginia

OK, sorry for the provocative title; no, Virginia is not going the way of Colorado anytime soon. This refers to hiking to one of the highest points in Virginia. Mount Rogers at 5,729 feet is as high up as you … Continue reading

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