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Inside Background
While Virginia Beach is in one sense a resort city boasting a beautiful beach...
Last edited: February 07, 2010
Virginia Beach comes alive from May to September. Temperatures are moderate and...
Last edited: February 07, 2010
The number 1 safety tip concerns ocean safety:  pay attention to Flag...
Last edited: April 26, 2008
The history of Virginia Beach begins on April 26, 1603, when English explorers...
Last edited: July 14, 2010
Virginia Beach is comprised of over 20 distinctive neighborhoods and...
Last edited: February 07, 2010
The Virginia Beach Convention and Visitors Bureau operates an informative...
Last edited: May 07, 2008
Here is a handy chart with average monthly temperatures.  As you get closer to...
Last edited: April 20, 2011
Virginia Beach has all the elements of a classic seaside resort: gorgeous...
Last edited: July 10, 2006
Beach Access for the Disabled Access via ramps for the disabled are located at...
Last edited: July 25, 2008
The number 1 safety tip concerns ocean safety:  pay attention to Flag...
Last edited: March 27, 2006
Inside Transportation
Virginia Beach is served by the nearby Norfolk International Airport (ORF...
Last edited: February 07, 2010
Understanding the layout of the area is helpful as you contemplate which hotel...
Last edited: June 30, 2014
Visitors to Virginia Beach will appreciate the convenience of the VB Wave, the...
Last edited: February 07, 2010
While rental cars are available from a selection of major companies at the...
Last edited: February 06, 2010
Inside Things to Do
   The Fun Never Ends Along The Virginia Beach Boardwalk! Be sure to check out...
Last edited: August 14, 2013
There is so much for families to do in Virginia Beach.  The area is truly...
Last edited: December 11, 2009
Cheetahs Go Go Lounge - Exotic dancers perform on stage wearing pasties and...
Last edited: May 01, 2012
Sandbridge Beach... The Outer Banks of Virginia For those times when you want...
Last edited: March 07, 2013
With the expertise of the Arts & Humanities Commission leading the way, it...
Last edited: March 06, 2008
Lynnhaven Mall off 264 and Lynnhaven Pkwy has almost every store you can think...
Last edited: June 22, 2007
Tula Adventure Sports - Tula Adventure Sports offers wakeboarding and...
Last edited: March 30, 2011
This is actually located right next to the Norfolk Airport, a few miles...
Last edited: March 23, 2009
While you don't normally think of fishing when vacationing in Virginia...
Last edited: July 20, 2013
Kayaking in Virginia Beach is so great because of all of the various waterways...
Last edited: March 07, 2008
Red Wing Lake is a newly renovated golf course at the Virginia Beach...
Last edited: March 12, 2008
Virginia Beach isn't as renowned for nightclubs and ballroom social dances as...
Last edited: June 17, 2011
Virginia's Jewel - Virginia's Jewel is a luxury yacht that conducts sightseeing...
Last edited: January 29, 2010
Thoroughgood House is quite a treat!  The docent guides are very knowledgeable...
Last edited: December 05, 2006
The Marina Shores Marina has a fabulous environment for boaters and non-boaters...
Last edited: October 05, 2010
The boardwalk itself never closes because it’s just a 28-feet wide walkway...
Last edited: March 26, 2010
On 13th Street between Pacific and Atlantic Streets there is a brick walkway...
Last edited: October 22, 2013
Inside Dining Scene
With the ocean being the main attraction, it's no surprise that seafood is tops...
Last edited: April 04, 2007
If you get tired of the complimentary breakfast bar at your hotel, you might...
Last edited: July 12, 2013
Virginia Beach on a Budget You don’t have to dig deep in your pockets to enjoy...
Last edited: March 02, 2010
Mahi Mah's in Virginia has great food and you can sit out on the patio and...
Last edited: May 29, 2008
Smokey Bones is located in an outparcel of Pembroke Mall (near the corner of...
Last edited: August 20, 2014
Mahi Mah's located in the Ramada on the Beach at 6th St. Rudee's on the Inlet...
Last edited: July 27, 2007
Steinhilber's  sets the standard for fine food, good service, and southern...
Last edited: March 06, 2008
Captain George's Seafood on Laskin Road has been a tourist favorite for years...
Last edited: April 13, 2007
Great place to have a cocktail and relax.  A must for beer lovers or Beatles...
Last edited: September 07, 2008
The Anchor Inn At  Marina Shores closed on Dec 31. 2005. The Anchor INN...
Last edited: December 02, 2007
Fancy pizza parlor with other items on the menu and a small bar in the back...
Last edited: August 07, 2008
Offers really good food and service and great margaritas. After 9:30p the bar...
Last edited: June 21, 2006
Terrapin Restaurant A contemporary American restaurant serving contemporary...
Last edited: September 08, 2006
Texas Steakhouse and Saloon offers a deep southern Texas atmosphere with...
Last edited: June 25, 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: March 25, 2014
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: September 12, 2014
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: August 12, 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: September 10, 2014
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
While tipping is NOT mandatory in most of the United States, it is expected in...
Last edited: August 18, 2014
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: September 08, 2007
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: May 22, 2013
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: October 02, 2010
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: September 05, 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: September 25, 2013
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: May 04, 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: August 30, 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: September 17, 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: December 17, 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: June 06, 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: September 09, 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: January 20, 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: January 20, 2014
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: October 28, 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: January 11, 2014