Every summer we drove about 240 miles to the east coast line and enjoyed the blue ocean and golden sand that Virginia Beach has to offer; both Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic have given Virginia Beach their boundary for centuries and grace her shores with pleasures of life on the water.
at the Virginia Beach
found a very rare blue sea shell
Famous King Neptune statue at the Boardwalk
Sun rises over the Atlantic Ocean
Sea shell, sea shell and more sea shells
Transportation at the beach:
Located at top of the 21st floor of our hotel, a Sky Jacuzzi
pool with beautiful backdrop of the endless ocean
As our tradition, we left the beach and brought home a box of local favorites Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Saltwater Taffy
. The name, Salt Water
, came from a candy-store owner, Mr. David Bradley, whose shop was flooded during a major storm in 1883. His entire stock of taffy was soaked with salty Atlantic Ocean water. Till today Salt Water Taffy is still sold widely on the boardwalk of the beach.
also took home a souvenir, a beach in a capsule
, to remind her the good time she had at the Virginia