Colonial Williamsburg

The Williamsburg Winery; A Tour and Tasting of Fine Wine

Thomas Jefferson had a vision that one day, Virginia would grow grapes and produce wines to compete with the great wines of Europe. Today, mere minutes from his alma mater, The College of William and Mary, the Williamsburg Winery brings Mr Jefferson's dream to fruition.The Williamsburg Winery at Wessex Hundred is a thriving vineyard and member of the Williamsburg Tasting Trail in the heart of Coastal Virginia's historic…
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Five reasons you’ll fall for Colonial Williamsburg

Mild autumn temperatures and beautiful scenery in Colonial Williamsburg make it a fall favorite.   Living in the southeast, it's easy to take for granted the historic significance of the first 13 colonies. However, there's no better reminder of important past events than a fall weekend in Colonial Williamsburg. A getaway weekend is something every resident of the region should do at least once. Even if you're not…
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Visit Jamestown Settlement and spend an afternoon in the 17th century

13 years before the Pilgrims set foot on Plymouth Rock 104 brave men and boys established the first permanent English Colony on the banks of the James River in Virginia. Jamestown Settlement in Williamsburg, Virginia In 1607 under the sponsorship of the Virginia Company the group traveled from England in hopes of profiting from the resources of the New World. They founded the Jamestown…
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