Details: Norfolk, Va.

January 9
if you go
GETTING THERE

Norfolk is about 200 miles from Washington. Take Interstate 95 south to I-295 to I-64 east toward Norfolk/Virginia Beach. In Norfolk, merge onto I-564 west, then onto Terminal Boulevard. Turn left at Hampton Boulevard, right at Daniel Avenue and left at North Shore Road. The Hermitage is on the right.

WHERE TO STAY

Springhill Suites Norfolk, O.D.U.

4500 Hampton Blvd.

757-423-4100

www.marriott.com

Close to the Hermitage on the campus of Old Dominion University. Rooms from $119.

Page House Inn

323 Fairfax Ave.

757-625-5033

www.pagehouseinn.com

Next to the Chrysler Museum of Art. Rooms from $145.

WHERE TO EAT

Taste Unlimited

6464 Hampton Blvd.

757-623-7770

www.tasteunlimited.com

The flagship store of a local chain. Great place for soups, sandwiches and salads. Sandwiches from $6.99, salads from $5.49.

Green Onion

1603 Colley Ave.

757-963-1200

www.thegreenonionrestaurant.com

The specialty side dish is lobster cheesecake. Entrees from $18.

Luna Maya

2010 Colley Ave.

757-622-6986

www.lunamayarestaurant.com

Family-run South American restaurant serving dinner only. First come, first served. Entrees from $11.

WHAT TO DO

Hermitage Museum and Gardens

7637 North Shore Rd.

757-423-2052

www.thehermitagemuseum.org

Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday 1-5 p.m. $5.50, college students $3.30, ages 6-18 $2.20.

Upcoming exhibit: “Featuring Fables” with Heather Bryant and Deborah Rogers, Jan. 17 to March 3.

INFORMATION

www.visitnorfolktoday.com

J.F.L.

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