Details: Norfolk, Va.
Norfolk is 194 miles from Washington. Take Interstate 95 south to I-295 south to I-64 east. Take exit 284A to merge onto I-264 west toward Norfolk.
WHERE TO STAY
Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel
777 Waterside Dr.,
A recently renovated waterfront hotel. Rooms have either city or harbor views. Rates start at $149 a night.
WHERE TO EAT
430 W. 21st St.,
Asian-inspired tapas, starting at $1.88 a plate. Also offers many vegan options.
WHAT TO DO
Half Moone Cruise and Celebration Center,
One Waterside Dr.,
The National Geographic exhibit and its companion, "Piracy Today: Modern Terror on the High Seas," will run until April 4. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Admission $12 for adults and $9 for children.
City of Norfolk