18 Places to Visit and Things to do in Suffolk, Virginia

18 Places to Visit and Things to do in Suffolk, Virginia

Suffolk is a historic city in Virginia that is rich in culture and things to…

Trivia Night in Virginia Beach

Trivia Night in Virginia Beach

20 Trivia Night Options in VB Many restaurants and bars in Virginia Beach offer more…

Coastal VA Farmers Markets

Coastal VA Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets are cropping up all around Coastal Virginia. From small towns to city centers…

Our 3 Bridge -Tunnels

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THINGS TO DO IN COASTAL VIRGINIA

18 Places to Visit and Things to do in Suffolk, Virginia

18 Places to Visit and Things to do in Suffolk, Virginia

Founded in 1742, Suffolk is home to various historic sites and buildings, numerous parks and recreation areas, and a quaint downtown area. 

Five Fun Things to Do in Chesapeake, VA When Visiting

There’s something about Chesapeake that’s uniquely Virginian. Rolling fields, deepwater canals, and wide open spaces make it one of Coastal Virginia’s most charming towns.

Day Trip: Visiting Smithfield, Virginia

Looking to visit Smithfield, Virginia? Perhaps a day trip? Check out this list of things to do and places to visit in Smithfield.

3 Great Hikes in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach has many beautiful hiking trails, and with views of the Atlantic, Chesapeake Bay, and Lynnhaven River. Here are our favorites!

5 Ways to Stay Active in CoVA

Five easy ways to stay active in Coastal Virginia by Fitness Coach Brittany Morgon.

FOOD AND DRINK IN COASTAL VIRGINIA

10 Highly Rated Fine Dining Restaurants in Norfolk, VA

10 Highly Rated Fine Dining Restaurants in Norfolk, VA

Highest-rated fine dining restaurants in Norfolk, according to Tripadvisor With the advent of Big Data, it’s now easier than ever…

Unique Fast Food Chains in Coastal Virginia

Unique Fast Food Chains in Coastal Virginia

Big fast food chains blanket the entire United States. Scattered across highways and street corners, these restaurants pull in more…

Coastal Virginia On Tap

Coastal Virginia On Tap

The Virginia craft beer scene is booming. With more than 200 craft breweries open around the Commonwealth, it can be…

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Welcome! Explore Coastal Virginia is a local lifestyle and travel website designed to help you discover new and local things to do and see in the region.

From the unspoiled shores of the Chesapeake Bay to the thrilling nightlife of our city centers, we’re eager to share our corner of the Commonwealth with you.

Follow our journey as we explore, taste, sip, and play our way through Coastal Virginia!