Posts Categorized: Attractions

Cirque Du Soleil’s OVO at the Hampton Coliseum

Tickets are on sale now for Cirque du Soleil’s OVO     The fall performing arts season is starting out with a bang in Hampton! The Coliseum is welcoming Cirque du Soleil this September 7–11, 2016 with OVO. This newest touring show from the famed Cirque du Soleil has thrilled millions of people worldwide since its premier in Montreal in 2009…. Read more »

Falling for iFLY: My Indoor Skydiving Experience in Virginia Beach

  Indoor Skydiving at iFLY in Virginia Beach is an experience I will never forget!     I am scared of heights. Full stop. Period. But I hate the idea of limiting myself. So I have always pushed myself to move past this fear. Whether it be looking down when I’m at the top of… Read more »

Adventures at the Adventure Park: Fun for Amateurs & Advanced

  Whether you’re a newb who doesn’t get out much, or an avid outdoorsman, the Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium is the perfect day of fun and challenges.     I’ve been to the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center at least a dozen times. I love the serenity of watching the turtles swim or… Read more »

SNAPSHOT: Escape Room Virginia Beach

    There is always so much to do when visiting Virginia Beach. The boardwalk and oceanfront, exciting restaurants and bistros and tons of area attractions. But if you want to get away from the same old, same old, why not try something fun and different? Escape Room is a newer Virginia Beach attraction that… Read more »

SNAPSHOT: Topgolf in Virginia Beach

    In December 2015, an exciting new attraction opened up in Virginia Beach. Topgolf! Topgolf was made to help hardcore golfers improve their game. But the idea took off, and now the majority of those who love Topgolf would describe themselves as “non-golfers.” That’s because FUN is Topgolf’s core value. From the time you… Read more »

My Story from Fort Story in Virginia Beach

  The Cape Henry Lighthouse, the First Landing Cross and more are at Fort Story in Virginia Beach My first visit to the Cape Henry Lighthouse happened when I was six years old. This vague memory includes a lot of stairs ending with a steep ladder. Six-year-old me freaked out and couldn’t make it to… Read more »

LanternAsia at the Norfolk Botanical Garden

  This special showcase of Asian works of art will be leaving soon. Come experience the colorful lantern and light displays.     LanternAsia is a special exhibit that has taken over the Norfolk Botanical Garden this spring. I love attending local events, and this one is definitely worth the cost of admission. LanternAsia has… Read more »

Jump into Nature at the Norfolk Botanical Garden

  If you’re longing for a walk among the trees and flowers while on your Virginia Beach Vacation, come explore the Norfolk Botanical Garden     The Norfolk Botanical Garden is like nowhere else in the Coastal Virginia region. No matter what time of year you come, there is tons to explore, tons to see… Read more »

Museums in Norfolk, VA

  Adventure outside of the Virginia Beach area to check out these amazing museums! 1. Chrysler Museum of Art Combining the love of art and people, the Chrysler Museum of Art offers a variety of exhibits, collections, programs and events that truly set them apart from any other art museum. FEATURES: Temporary and permanent exhibitions… Read more »