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Life in Hampton, VA

Close to the Beach, near Williamsburg, Hampton is a great place to live right in the middle, and there are many education, cultural and fun activities to enjoy right in our back yard.  


5 Ways to Beat the Heat This August
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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Here are a few ways to beat the heat this August, so you can get back out and make the most of this sunny season in Hampton, VA!

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5 Best Sunscreens for Summer
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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Pool season is just weeks away, bringing with it long days spent outside relaxing beside or inside the pool. Soaking up sunshine and breathing in fresh air are both good for you, and help to uplift your mood and keep your body and skin healthy. Too much sun exposure is harmful though, and it’s important to make sure that you use a safe and effective sunscreen throughout the spring and summer months to prevent damage from UV rays.

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Summer Smoothie Ideas
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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It's time to break out your blender and prepare your freezer and pantry with smoothie ingredients you love. Summer is the perfect season for upping your smoothie game, and as the heat rises in Hampton Roads, we turn to delicious, nutritious smoothies to help us cool down.

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Winter Weather Maintenance Tips
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA

Winter is here to stay for a few more months, and that means we can expect some inclement weather and below freezing temperatures. It's important to take precautions in advance to prevent injury and ensure safety during possible winter storms or icy conditions. 

 
Summer Activity Guide
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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We've compiled a list of our favorite, local activities that are all just a short drive (or, in some cases, a bike ride) away. Shake up your summertime routine, explore your neighborhood and take on adventures all over town with our fun and family-friendly summer activity guide.

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5 Local Spots to Celebrate July 4th!
Posted by: Donje Putnam in Life in Hampton, VA

Celebrating your independence has never been more fun than it is here, in Coastal Virginia. Whether you want to take your fireworks on the water, or head into Colonial Williamsburg for a truly unique, historical-infused experience, we've got it, and we've got it good.

 
Things to do Outside in Hampton, VA
Posted by: Donje Putnam in Life in Hampton, VA

Hampton offers easy access to everywhere in "Hampton" Roads.  But what you might not realize if you live in our Hampton apartments but are from somewhere else, is that Hampton has a lot to do outside as well.  And so, a list!

 
Outdoor Festival Fun (Things to do in May in Hampton Roads)
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA

Nothing says get out and play like the bursting, blooming flowers of April and Spring. As the weather warms up, so do your chances for finding fun and exciting, outdoor community activities to take part in.

 
Romantic Restaurants in Hampton Roads, VA
Posted by: Mira Roberts in Life in Hampton, VA
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Where should you  go in Hampton Roads on Valentine's Day?  We've got ideas for couples and singles!  Make reservations now.

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