Category Archives: Jamestown

Goodspeed Tall Ship Sets Sail this Fall

The Godspeed is embarking on two voyages this fall, to Lancaster County in October and Urbanna in November. The ship, a re-creation of one of the three vessels that brought America’s first permanent English colonists to America in 1607, will … Continue reading

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Spend the Holidays in Williamsburg

From first-class shopping and dining to special Christmas events and holiday-themed vacations, the Williamsburg area has something for everyone.  In Colonial Williamsburg, enjoy hot cider and fresh gingerbread cookies while taking in the historic streets’ traditional holiday decorations.  Back for … Continue reading

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Suggestion: Private Tour of Williamsburg

John Sutton is a licensed tour guide who was born in Williamsburg.  Below is an example of one of his tours through Colonial Williamsburg: Take a 2 hour, 3 hour or longer walk with your personal guide. You will learn … Continue reading

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Free Thing to Do – Jamestown Ferry

One of the first things on your to do list of free activities is a ride on the Jamestown Ferry. Are you surprised when we say free and ferry in the same breath? Most people are. But the 15-minute ride … Continue reading

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