The World’s Aquarium: The Sea of Cortez
With nearly 1000 species of fish in the nationally protected waters, sport fishing in the Sea of Cortez is the best of the best.
A Huntsman for All Seasons
Hail from England, Matthew Cook, huntsman for Farmington Hunt Club in Charlottesville, Virginia trains the club’s 60 foxhounds.
Holiday Shopping in Charlottesville, Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia, is a sophisticated, metropolitan community in a mountain setting, offering incredible restaurants and is a great place to shop during the holidays.
Deer in the ‘Hood
As development sprawls into rural area, Virginia motorists had a 1-in-94 chance of colliding with a deer, an increase of 3.2 percent from 2015.
2017 Audi J/70 World Championship
2017 Audi J/70 World Champions in Italy. (L-R) Peter Duncan,Victor de Leon, Willem Van Waay and Jud Smith on Relative Obscurity of USA.
Hurrican-Proof Lighthouse Homes
Rick Andrews has now developed a “screw-pile” (hexagonal structures on pilings) lighthouse home and implemented unique construction procedures to protect it from hurricane damage.
On Horseback in England
Fox-hunter Megan Corp of Blackthorn & Brook will ensure you are perfectly turned out for a day with one of the great south-of-England packs
A Good Place to Fly Fish in East Tennessee
The SoHo is bottom-fed from the deep, cold waters of the reservoir, which makes the river good for trout fishing 365 days a year.
LeDomaine where falconry is available to guests is a five-star hotel in Spain’s Ribera del Duero wine region about two hours north of Madrid.
Along the Colonial Parkway
The Colonial Parkway is a scenic roadway that meanders from the banks of the York River at Yorktown, passing Williamsburg, and terminates at Jamestown Island.
Bennett Brothers Yachts
.. BBY’s worldwide reputation as fine builders of custom power and sailing yachts and meticulous craftsmen in restoration and repair work.
Oakendale, Middleburg, VA
An 837-plus-acre horse farm in the Orange County Hunt and the Little River Historic District, on land once owned by one of George Washington’s cousins.
Stars Shine at Bacardi Cup
For sailors who enjoy technical competition, the Star Class .. with 2,200 members and fleets in 38 countries… The latest addition is the Bacardi Cup.
Save the Last Dance
Save the Last Dance brings the plight of seven grassland grouse species to the reader’s attention. The author, Noppadol Paothong, is a remarkable wildlife photographer.
Small Towns in Virginia
These towns enhance the quality of life in Virginia, offering a rich tapestry of history, scenic places and serve as a counterpoint to urban areas.
Into the Mountains at Primland
The Animal Art of Ezra Tucker
When you walk past Ezra Tucker’s art, many of his animals look at you, follow you and make you look back. …
The Flora of Virginia
In 2012, The Flora of Virginia was published …. describing 3,164 plants. ….the most comprehensive scientific book ever written on the natural history of Virginia.
Spring in Maine, Brook Trout and Wild Flowers
Tradition says that Maine trout fishing gets going when alder leaves are big as a mouse’s ear or when the trout flowers bloom.
FBYC’s Junior Sailing Team
FBYC runs dedicated race teams for Optis and Lasers each spring, summer and fall, with the summer teams having nearly 50 juniors.
Antique Arms Collecting
The Kerr’s Patent Revolver produced by the London Armory Company is one of the most recognizable of all Civil War-era handguns. Invented by James Kerr…
Bedford Riding Lanes Association, NY
In 2016, one of the oldest riding-trail systems in the country marked its centennial. The Bedford Riding Lanes Association (BRLA) maintains about 180 miles …
Barboursville’s winemaker and sportsman Luca Paschina
In 2016, Barboursville celebrated its 40th anniversary, the success of its award-winning Octagon wine and its decorated winemaker and general manager, Luca Paschina.
William Styron is a distinctive voice of the South. His journey as a Pulitzer Prize-winning author began at Christchurch School on the Rappahannock River.