Relish a Ride with Rebel’s Run, Afton, Virginia

Picture yourself riding on horseback through the Virginia countryside, rolling blue mountains in the distance and lush trees on either side of you. You breathe in the scents of nature and breathe out the worries of everyday life, relishing the … Continue reading

Cheer on the Cyclists at the 2015 Bike Virginia Tour

“Set your cycling goals high, and don’t stop till you get there.” –Felicity Luckey Cycling is a fantastic cardio exercise. There’s a reason spinning classes are so popular, right? However, nothing beats a ride out on the road, especially when … Continue reading

An Extreme Anniversary at the Iris Inn

Weekend guests here at the Iris Inn are celebrating a wedding anniversary, leaving their kids at home while they take a much-needed vacation together. Ann and Rolando fit all these criteria, but their getaway was anything but relaxing. They arrived … Continue reading

A Look Back at 2013: 10 Wineries, Eateries and Activities That We Enjoyed

2013 was a wonderful year, brimming with new adventures in nearby areas. We explored wineries and vineyards, restaurants, the great outdoors, the Shenandoah Valley skies, and theatrical performances, and we’ve compiled a list of some of our favorite activities: 1. … Continue reading