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A Vacation in Williamsburg



Williamsburg is a premier center for the preservation and interpretation of American colonial history; here history comes to life at Colonial Williamsburg, at the nation’s largest living history museum here travel back in time and see America as it was in 18th Century.  Williamsburg has an untouched beauty and looks exactly as it used to look in the 1770’s when it used to be Virginia’s capital.

 What to See in Williamsburg

 Williamsburg has many attractions to visit and many beautiful places to adore and the best way to explore the historic area is by the Horse drawn carriage rides, you can get all the details about the timings and the prices at the visitor centre. Do it like the Tarzan did at the Go Ape tree top adventure course, they have build giant impediment courses up in the trees using ladders, walkways, bridges and tunnels made of wood, rope and super-strong wire, and top it all off with the world’s best zip lines, it super fun at the end. Travel back in time by visiting the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum they have about 8000 objects from 17th, 18th and early 19th century and gives you a clear picture of America in those times. If visiting with family go to the Busch Garden it has some exciting rides that going to get your adrenaline level to the highest.

 Where to Sleep

 Williamsburg has a place to sleep for traveler of every kind, be it a budget oriented traveler or one who wants complete luxury they have places of all kinds. Those on Budget can book a place at the Governors Inn which is very comfortable and provides continental breakfast at no extra cost; however those who want luxury can easily opt for one of the nation’s most distinguished hotels Williamsburg Inn, it has a great golf resort and a fantastic health club. Legacy of Williamsburg Bed and Breakfast is the best B&B in the city, it serves delicious breakfast and everything is spotlessly clean, it’s located at the Jamestown Road.

 Williamsburg Quick Travel Tips

 The best time to visit Williamsburg is from May to October, during late spring and early summer the weather is sunny and generally quite pleasant and attracts a lot of tourists but if you want to get some low airfares the off season from December to February is a nice time for you to visit as when is snows here the place gets really cute. Public transport is very limited here, they have local buses and most people get around by car.

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