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What Are the Most Romantic Things to Do in Virginia?

Are you planning a romantic getaway with your significant other? The Northern Neck of Virginia is the perfect vacation destination for you. Specifically, our storybook, “tiny but tony” town of Irvington is filled with charming ways to spark romance and connect on a deeper level! With our rich history, deep appreciation for culture and arts, and breathtaking scenery, there …

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Bottles of wine, glasses, and oyster shells at The Dog and Oyster Vineyard for wine lovers' getaways in Virginia

What Is the Best Destination for Wine Lovers’ Getaways in Virginia?

Let’s cut to the chase: The Hope and Glory Inn is simply the best destination for wine lovers’ getaways in Virginia. Not only does our award-winning and romantic inn provide the utmost luxury for your stay, but it’s also a short walk away from our vineyard. There are only three places in the world that …

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Your Ultimate Guide to the Wine & Cherries Weekend

If you don’t currently have plans for President’s Day Weekend, that’s about to change. There’s an event that you simply can’t miss! It’s the Wine & Cherries Weekend in Virginia’s Chesapeake Bay wine region — a celebration of our remarkable local cuisine and culture. Find out what you need to know and plan to attend …

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Women at The Dog and Oyster Vineyard for a girlfriend getaway in Virginia

Escape to the Hope & Glory Inn and Vineyard for the Best Girlfriend Getaways in Virginia

When is the last time you spent a weekend away with the girls? Gather your friends and leave your worries in the rear-view mirror this year with the ultimate girlfriend getaway in Virginia! The Hope & Glory Inn and Vineyard is unmatched when it comes to relaxation, luxury, and lasting memories. Find out what sets …

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The Dog and Oyster Vineyard on the Artisan Trail

3 Reasons You Need to Visit the Northern Neck Artisan Trail

Visitors to Irvington, Virginia, can embark on numerous exciting activities in the area, from enjoying boat cruises and visiting historical sites to indulging in local cuisine. One of our favorite activities to recommend is exploring the Northern Neck Artisan Trail. This extensive group of artists, farmers, and wineries offers travelers insight into our incredible local …

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Pile of oysters at an oyster festival in Virginia

10 of the Best Oyster Festivals in Virginia’s Oyster Country

If you’re a fan of seafood, consider this your formal invitation to visit the Chesapeake Bay. You’ll fit right in with the locals and visitors looking to enjoy the best oyster festivals in Virginia’s Oyster Country! We believe oysters this delicious are worth celebrating, and once you try them here, you’re sure to agree with …

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5 of the Best Things to Do on the Chesapeake Bay

Remarkable shorelines, shimmering water, and expertly-crafted sailboats are just some of the things you can find in the Chesapeake Bay region. If you’re looking for an incredible experience, we highly recommend visiting our area. Start looking forward to the variety of things to do on the Chesapeake Bay from fishing and swimming to sailing and …

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