Alexandria, VA, Guide and Information
Welcome to Alexandria
Rich in history and character, Alexandria offers one-of-a-kind boutiques, incredible restaurants, and a vibrant arts and culture scene just across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. From the historic Old Town to the growing arts scene in Del Ray or the international flavor of Arlandia, Alexandria is a unique destination on the northern edge of Virginia.
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Explore in Alexandria, VA
A small city just minutes away from Washington, D.C., Alexandria, Virginia, boasts a certain charm that the capital city just can’t match. With its historic architecture, small businesses and independent restaurants, it’s a fantastic little getaway for those who’ve yet to discover all it offers.
While it’s easy to find history and shopping in Alexandria (literally just take a stroll down any street in Old Town or near the waterfront), pinning down your best restaurant options may be a little more difficult. To help you decide where to grab your next meal while you’re in town, here are six of our favorites.