Fine Wine Plays a Starring Role at AhSo Restaurant

If you've never heard of an ah-so, then it might be time to reevaluate your wine preferences. An ah-so is a special type of wine opener used when a bottle is so old that the cork may crumble if you use a typical wine opener. In other words, you enlist an ah-so when you're about […]

Enjoy Locally Crafted Libations on the Leesburg Brew Crawl

You don't have to leave Leesburg to try a few high-quality craft beers. The city offers a solid roster of locally-made suds, and you can sample several of them at once when you claim a spot on the next Leesburg Brew Crawl. Every Saturday and Sunday, tour guides take beer enthusiasts to three of the […]

Grab a Nostalgic Treat for Your Sweetheart at Candy World This Valentine’s Day

Cow Tales. Razzles. Tootsie Rolls. If this lineup sounds similar to the assortment in your childhood candy drawer, then you'll enjoy a trip down memory lane at the Candy World in Dulles. This retro candy shop has all of the nostalgia-inducing sweets you need to spell romance this Valentine's Day, as well as contemporary and […]

Where to Get in Shape in the New Year: Washington & Old Dominion Trail

You may have heard Washington & Old Dominion Trail referred to as "the skinniest park in Virginia," and there's a reason for that. Where runners and cyclists now traverse a paved path, the Washington and Old Dominion Railroad used to run. So, although this park is massive when it comes to length—approximately 45 miles—it is […]

Now Open: The Barnes & Noble at One Loudoun

With online retailers, you can have virtually any book at your fingertips in a matter of seconds. Stil, there's something special about sitting down with a physical paperback that no ebook can match. That's why brick-and-mortar bookstores still have a loyal following among bibliophiles, and also why a new Barnes & Noble just popped up […]

Try a Specialty Creation at Newly Debuted Mr. Sushi & Mrs. Roll

Mr. Sushi & Mrs. Roll debuted in October, bringing the specialty sushi rolls that made its Ashburn location a mainstay to the people of Leesburg. With a perfect five-star average and more than 20 reviews already, it seems that the kitchen team has managed to recreate the magic of the original in this new location. […]

Treat Yourself to a Day of Pampering at Amenity Day Spa

Before you ring in 2018, spend some time recharging and preparing for the year ahead. Come to Amenity Day Spa for a day of pampering. The full-service spa offers everything from haircuts and styling to mani-pedis to lavish massages and customized facials, so however you like to indulge, you're welcome to do so here. If […]

Eat, Drink, Be Happy at Bar Louie

Bar Louie has a saying: “Eat. Drink. Be Happy.” That’s simple enough, no? This eclectic, urban bar is famous not only for its handcrafted martinis, but for its regionally inspired meals. This popular franchise spans several states, feeding the masses appetizers like Bavarian pretzel sticks, pot stickers and chicken nachos. Bar Louie staff take pride […]