Located near the capital of the United States, Alexandria is home to over 140,000 residents.
Alexandria's most appealing destination for visitors is the Old Town. This area of Alexandria features top of the line shopping and dining options, while offering a wide variety of entertainment choices and a vibrant nightlife.
In addition to Old Town, Alexandria has several other popular neighborhoods. Rosemont and The Berg are both filled with historic buildings and residences, while North Ridge is the preferred destination of cyclists and runners.
The Cameron Run Regional Park offers entertainment for the whole family. Activities at this park include batting cages, a waterpark and miniature golf course, in addition to playground facilities for small children.
Alexandria also hosts several Farmers' Markets throughout the year. The Old Town Farmers' Market and Del Ray Farmers' Market are open year round, while the Upper King Street Fresh Farmers' Market and West End Farmer's Market are open during the warmer months of the year.