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VB Basics
|Food & Recipes01 July 2021 (updated)

The VB Local's Guide to the Best Fried Chicken

Looking to get your fix of Southern comfort food? Here's a list of places where you can find juicy, crispy, best fried chicken in Hampton Roads.

Jayne Schultheis
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel01 July 2021 (updated)

The Best Family-Friendly Restaurants in Virginia Beach

What's for dinner? Need some ideas? Check out our four favorite Virginia Beach family-friendly restaurants you can all enjoy tonight!

Tessa Duquette
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes01 July 2021 (updated)

The Best Brunch Spots in Virginia Beach

Looking for the best brunch in Virginia Beach? We've got some restaurant recommendations that sure satisfy that mid-morning comfort food craving!

Rachel Kidd
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel21 June 2021 (updated)

Guide to Explore The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center

From viewing harbor seals to ziplining through trees, Virginia Aquarium is an ideal trip for animal lovers! Check out the details on this fun destination!

Tessa Duquette
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel11 June 2021 (updated)

Cousin Camping: First Landing State Park

A recent cousin camp out at First Landing State Park was filled with sand, swimming, and laughter. There was not much sleeping.

Nina Simone
VB Basics
|04 May 2021 (updated)

The Best Happy Hours in Virginia Beach

Looking for a late-afternoon cocktail or craft beer to pair with inexpensive appetizers? Check out this list of the best happy hours in Virginia Beach!

Rachel Kidd
VB Basics
|Family Stories,Summer12 April 2021 (updated)

Summer Fun: 9 Virginia Beach Summer Activities for Families

I will look back at this Virginia Beach summer very fondly. We had the right amount of travel, structure, fun, and relaxation for a truly amazing summer.

Tessa Duquette
VB Basics
|Fall15 March 2021 (updated)

Sandbridge Saturday: Better in the Off-Season

Check out our favorite things to do in Sandbridge, VA before heading to the beach next Saturday!

Jess Horton
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes10 March 2021 (updated)

The Best Bakeries in Hampton Roads

Looking for the best bakery in Virginia Beach? Check out our round of up of the best local bakeries and bring some sweet treats to your next gathering!

Jayne Schultheis
VB Basics
|Activities & Travel08 March 2021 (updated)

Safe Family Outings in the Virginia Beach Area

Looking for things to do with your family? COVID-safe outings in the Virginia Beach area are still possible and family-friendly, too!

Nina Simone
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes08 March 2021 (updated)

The Best Healthy Restaurants in Virginia Beach

If you're looking for tasty food in Virginia Beach that you can feel good about eating, we've got some healthy restaurants that are sure to be a hit!

Jayne Schultheis
VB Basics
|Food & Recipes,Health & Fitness08 March 2021 (updated)

GYM & JUICE: Virginia Beach Juice Bar Guide

Don't let the holidays derail your healthy eating plans! You can still stay healthy with delicious and nutritious food from local juice bars!

Jess Horton