Along the banks of the Potomac -- one of the country’s great rivers -- Fairfax County, Virginia, has it all. In one easy trip, you’re striking distance from DC and its world-class offerings of museums and monuments, and yet you’ve got full access to Great Falls National Park and epic outdoor adventure options as well. Here, you’ll also find unique arts and culture sites like Workhouse Arts Center, as well as Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts, the only such national park in the country.
As far as food and drink, this video shows L'Auberge Chez Francois and The Winery at Bull Run, which is just the very tip of an incredible culinary scene. No matter what you’re looking for, whether it’s a solo adventure or your next family trip, Fairfax County has incredible places and experiences to check out.