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Paul Theroux books

Great Books to Read Right Now

Here are some great books to read right now. Select one or several of these books for some beach reading this summer or on upcoming airplane flights. Perhaps these books will inspire you to travel happier. Let me know what you think and leave comments with your suggestions. We should all read better while we travel happier! Great Books to Read […]

Waterford Virginia

Scenic and Historic Loudoun County Virginia (Waterford)

I have read more than once that the American Civil War pitted brother against brother. I do not how often brothers actually fought on the battlefield but it really did happen in Waterford Virginia. The historic village of Waterford was founded by Quakers in 1733 and was the first settlement in gorgeous Loudoun County, Virginia—currently […]

old waterford road farmland

Scenic and Historic Loudoun County Virginia (Old Waterford Road)

Loudoun County, Virginia is one of the fastest growing and wealthiest counties in the United States. Along the Dulles Greenway and Waxpool Road, large tracts of farmland have been replaced by housing and shopping developments. The Washington, D.C. suburbs now extend to Ashburn, Leesburg, and Purcellville and in 2015 the DC area Metro subway Silver Line will […]