Virginia is a diverse state - North to Alexandria and Washington DC, East to the beaches and famous Virginia Beach, and west to the mountains. Western Virginia is in the Allegheny and Blue Ridge mountains with the Shenandoah Valley between the ranges. The central piedmont region has rolling hills and flattens out into the beaches on the Atlantic Ocean.
Popular areas in the Western section are Abingdon, Blue Ridge Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway, Bristol, Cumberland Gap National Historic Park, Lexington, Luray Caverns, Natural Bridge, Roanoke, Shenandoah National Park, Shenandoah Valley, Skyline Drive, Staunton, and Winchester. In the central part of the state are Charlottesville and Monticello, Danville, Kings Dominion, Petersburg, Richmond. Northern is Alexandria, Arlington and Arlington National Cemetery, Fredericksburg and Fredericksburg National Battlefield Parks, Mount Vernon, Potomac Mills, and Tidewater has: Williamsburg, Busch Gardens, Colonial Williamsburg, Jamestown, Williamsburg Pottery and Yorktown; Norfolk; Virginia Beach; and Chincoteague/Assateague.Alexandria, Basye, Front Royal, Gordonsville, Greenville, Hot Springs, McGaheysville, Midlothian, Spotsylvania, Staunton, Virginia Beach, and Williamsburg are the cities with timeshare rentals and resales.