Reasons to Move to Charlottesville, VA

Full of history, breweries and good hangover food. What more could you want? By Emily Handy on August 31, 2016 Home to three presidents, Charlottesville’s mid-size college town infused with history. It’s also a lively city ripe with vineyards…

Ways Responsible Tourism benefits local communities

A better community for residents. The money that tourists spend can be reinvested in local economies, from public services to education. Did you know that for every $1 generated in direct Travel & Tourism GDP,…

Travel Trends in 2021: What to Expect from the Future of Travel After COVID-19

It would be an understatement to say that 2020 was a year of change and reflection. With the COVID shutdowns, travelers found their options limited, and it has changed their outlook. People are more cautious…

SIGNIFICANCE OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM IN A COUNTRY’S ECONOMY

I went to a sea beach resort for my last holidays. Few of my friends went to a hill station in the country. Another group travelled to a foreign location for vacationing. Tourists travel to…

14 Charlottesville Area Wineries to Discover on the Virginia Governor’s Cup Gold Medal Trail

The Virginia Governor’s Cup is the state’s top competition for wineries, cideries, and meaderies — and Albemarle County is full of winners this year. Our local wineries are all part of the Monticello American Viticultural Area (“Monticello AVA” for…

7 TIPS TO CHOOSING THE PERFECT TOUR GUIDE

A guest post by one of our travellers, Samith Pitch. There is nothing as rewarding, enlightening and as inspiring as traveling to new locations and exploring new worlds. Whether you’re staying for a short or extended…

Importance of Tourism and its Economic Value

What makes tourism important and its role significant? Importance of tourism arises from the numerous benefits and advantages it brings to any host country. But real importance of tourism comes from its nature and how…

The Importance of Tourism on Economies and Businesses

Tourism is vital for the success of many economies around the world. There are several benefits of tourism on host destinations.  Tourism boosts the revenue of the economy, creates thousands of jobs, develops the infrastructures…

10 Important Things to Do When Moving into a New Home

There is a lot to consider when you’re moving into a new home. And while we often consider moving steps like packing and unpacking to be the only major things standing in the way of fully settling…

A Guide to the Charlottesville Aftermath

White nationalists and counterprotesters blamed one another and the police for the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Va., on Saturday. Amateur video verified by The New York Times paints a picture of how the events…