Virginia is home to numerous wineries, making it a perfect destination for a bachelorette getaway. Consider booking a stay in Purcellville, Virginia, for winery hopping, good food and good times.
Purcellville is located in Loudoun County, about 25 miles from Dulles International Airport and 50 miles from Washington, D.C. There are numerous Airbnbs in and around Purcellville. If you prefer a hotel or bed and breakfast, try Loudoun Valley Manor, Springdale Village Inn and Salamander Resort & Spa.
There are more than 40 award-winning wineries and tasting rooms, plus 30 craft breweries in and around Purcellville. Many wineries are located a short distance from each other, perfect for hitting up a few in one day. The Loudoun Heights Cluster boasts eight different wineries, all within a short drive. Breaux Vineyards offers picturesque views from its stunning grounds. The hillside winery offers tours, tastings and live music on its patio and in the tasting room. Tucked off the main road is Two Twisted Posts Winery. The charming location is perfect for smaller groups looking for a peaceful visit. 868 Vineyards combines a stunning location with award-winning wines for a unique winery experience. Wine and light food are available in the tasting room or on the patio. Plan your winery itinerary on the Loudoun County wine country listing.
There are more than 50 restaurants in Purcellville, offering something for every taste. Try Magnolia’s at the Mill for New American cuisine. Head to Monk’s BBQ for the barbecue-loving bride. West End Wine Bar & Pub is a great spot for farm-to-table dining, particularly for brunch. End your journey on a sweet note at Tipped Cow Creamery.
My mom and I recently dined at Mazi, a Greek restaurant in West Reading, Pennsylvania. We were in town for a family event and decided to take advantage of the lovely early fall evening by enjoying dinner outside. The restaurant is popular, so we called right when they opened to make a last-minute reservation. Thankfully, they had availability for outdoor seating.
The Greek tradition of health and wellness runs deep; travelers can find a multitude of therapies to meet their wellbeing needs, from healing spas, herbal therapies, hypnotherapy, massages and more. In Greece, the approach to wellness focuses on the “whole” and the ways in which the mind, body and soul interact. A state of balance is achieved through a good relationship between the emotional and natural state, which can be found throughout Greece at its more than 800 medicinal spas.
It’s time to say goodbye to summer clothes activities and drinks. Switch out your favorite summer sips for delicious fall-themed cocktails from hotels and resorts around the world. Whether you like vodka, rum or bourbon, there is a cocktail just for you.
Adults who came of age in the 1990s will remember fondly the iconic Planet Hollywood sign. And now, that sign can be seen at The Neon Museum in Las Vegas — the museum recently acquired the restaurant sign that originally rotated upon an iconic column pedestal in front of Caesars Palace Forum Shops and Colosseum. Planet Hollywood International/Earl Enterprises donated the sign, currently being assessed for conservation and display plans.
With more than 6,000 islands total, with 227 inhabited, in Greece, the selection is overwhelming. Which one is perfect for your next vacation?