3 Days in Virginia Beach

3 Days in Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach has long been a haven for sun worshippers, surfers, and foodies. It’s the…

THINGS TO DO IN COASTAL VIRGINIA

Beyond CoVA: 10 Charming Small Towns in Virginia

Beyond CoVA: 10 Charming Small Towns in Virginia

The Commonwealth of Virginia is sprinkled with historic, charming, picturesque, and tranquil small towns. Take the perfect day trip!

Things to Do in Norfolk, VA

Visiting Norfolk, Virginia and looking for things to do and places to visit? We’ve got you covered. Check out our favorite things to do in Norfolk.

DRAG Yourself to Brunch

Drag queen brunches have exploded in popularity and have become a staple in the Coastal Virginia area.

Visiting Cape Charles, Virginia

If you’ve been thinking about visiting Cape Charles, but haven’t made the time, here’s your inspiration for a trip!

Things to Do in Newport News

Newport News is a great place to visit with friends and family. From museums to petting zoos and hiking trails to breweries, Newport News has lots to do and see!

FOOD AND DRINK IN COASTAL VIRGINIA

Williamsburg: Our Favorite Spots

Williamsburg: Our Favorite Spots

When you think of history along with Coastal Virginia, your mind likely goes to one place: Williamsburg. While the city…

Best Local Outdoor Dining

Best Local Outdoor Dining

When the sun is shining, there’s nothing better than heading outdoors – especially when it comes time to eat. All…

Coastal VA Farmers Markets

Coastal VA Farmers Markets

Farmers Markets are cropping up all around Coastal Virginia. From small towns to city centers and malls, local farmers and…

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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!