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Top Choice Religious Site in Maui

Piʻilanihale Heiau

Piʻilanihale Heiau is an immense lava stone platform with a length of 450ft. The history of this astounding temple is shrouded in mystery, but there’s no doubt that it was an important religious site. Archaeologists…
Saloon in Nevada

Pioneer Saloon

About 10 miles north of the California border on I-15 is the enclave of Jean. Turn off at Nevada Landing, a steamboat-style casino hotel, for the 7-mile trip west on NV 161 to Goodsprings, where this little roadside…
Winery in Virginia

Bluemont Vineyard

Bluemont produces ruby-red Nortons and crisp Viogniers, though it’s equally famous for its spectacular location – at a 950ft elevation with sweeping views over the countryside.
Winery in Virginia

Breaux Vineyards

One of Virginia’s largest vineyards with some 18 varietals, Breaux produces award-winning reds, including an exceptional Merlot Reserve. Also hosts regular events, including a big Cajun festival in June.
Winery in Virginia

Chrysalis Vineyards

Proudly using the native Norton grape (which dates back to 1820), Chrysalis produces highly drinkable reds and whites – including a refreshing Viognier. The pretty estate hosts a bluegrass fest in October.
Winery in Virginia

Fabbioli Cellars

This eco-friendly winery provides an intimate but informal tasting experience, where you can learn about the wines from innovative winemaker Doug Fabbioli himself. It’s open outside its regular hours by appointment.
Winery in Virginia

Tarara Vineyard

On a bluff overlooking the Potomac, this 475-acre estate provides guided tours showing the grape’s journey from vine to glass. The winery has a 6000-sq-ft cave/cellar, and visitors can pick fruit in the orchard or h…
French in Virginia

L’Auberge Chez Francois

One of the Washington area’s best restaurants. French-Alsatian cuisine is served. Reservations required.
American in Virginia

Old Angler’s Inn

This beautifully set restaurant serves delicious contemporary American fare. There’s outdoor seating overlooking the canal, and a cozy dining room complete with fireplace. Reservations recommended.
Museum in Virginia

George Washington’s Distillery & Gristmill

Three miles south of his estate Mount Vernon, on Rte 235, you’ll find George Washington’s Distillery & Gristmill, which was also part of the president’s estate. Although Washington’s …