7 Best Charlottesville Restaurants You Don’t Want To Miss

Check Out These 7 Excellent Charlottesville Restaurants For Superb Dining Guests of the Iris Inn are always asking, “What Charlottesville restaurants would you recommend?” Well, the good news is Virginia restaurants love to prepare good Southern comfort food, and they … Continue reading

Plumb House: Battle of Waynesboro

The Last Civil War Battlefield: Plumb House   Today, nothing remains of the Shenandoah Valley’s last Civil War battlefield. A mixture of residential and commercial development in Waynesboro, Va., has obliterated where the Confederacy made its last stand in the … Continue reading

The Iris Inn Hiking Guide: Trails to Explore Near Us

Hiking Guide to Trails Near the Inn Hiking enthusiasts love the Shenandoah Valley’s many trails! And it’s no wonder. Panoramic views of the Blue Ridge Mountains is just one of the many rewards. And with the Iris Inn’s “Sip & … Continue reading

Winter Wine Festival 2018: Tastings for A Good Cause

Historic Staunton Foundation Presents the 8th Annual Winter Wine Weekend If it weren’t for a group of forward-thinking Stauntonians, the 1970’s would have been an architectural disaster for Staunton, VA. Historic buildings were being torn down at a record rate. … Continue reading

The Ultimate Valentine’s Day Gift

Valentine’s Day can be difficult.  It seems like pressure to say “I love you” to your partner while simultaneously taking their breath away, making all your friends jealous, and outdoing every past Valentine’s Day, grows heavier each year.   If you … Continue reading