Virginia Beach

Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach

We visited Virginia Beach in mid-July 2013 with the Browns. The highlights of the trip were rest, relaxation, and bogey boarding. My favorite activity was breakfast at Pocahontas Pancakes right across the street from the time-share.

About Virginia Beach

Located in the southeastern corner of Virginia, where the state meets the sea, the VB Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA). Which is also known as Hampton Roads and Coastal Virginia, and is the 36th largest in the United States. The MSA encompasses 15 cities and counties with a population of more than 1.7 million and a workforce of more than 850,000.

Virginia Beach is the most populous city in Virginia and the 39th largest city in the United States. It has approximately 450,000 residents. The City encompasses 307 miles: Land 248 miles, 59 square miles of water and 38 miles of beaches.

Virginia Beach has a unique environment. Within minutes, residents and visitors have access to the popular oceanfront resort area, bountiful wildlife preserves and parks, a vibrant financial district, urban amenities, pastoral rural areas, distinctive cultural centers and museums, a variety of military facilities, and neighborhoods as diverse as the people who call the city home.

To learn more about VB, check out the VB Community Profile. It provides a summary overview of the place, people, demographics and economy of Virginia Beach.

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