Northern Virginia

Northern Virginia is highly populated, and smashes most all stereotypes of Virginia, that one-time Southern state. Though much of it is considered a suburb of metropolitan , the inner suburbs are really cities in their own right, with world class attractions and nightlife, and the ensuing sprawl is likewise dense with its own attractions and culinary gems.

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is a suburb of Washington, DC, in . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

forms part of the urban conglomeration around - inside the beltway. Photo: Protoant, Public domain.

in the state of is one of the fastest growing counties in the United States, yet it still offers lots of charm to those who visit. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is located on the Potomac River in the Commonwealth of in the United States. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


is a county in . is located 25 miles south of Washington, DC and is one of the fastest growing counties in the state. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

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