36 Hours in Charlottesville

Welcome to 36 Hours in Charlottesville! Read more as our contributors shared their own 36 Hours in Charlottesville experience.  

 
 

SWEEPSTAKES ENDED: 10/26

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FOLLOW ALONG AS WINE, FOOD AND TRAVEL LOVERS EXPERIENCE AND DOCUMENT A CURATED 36-HOUR TRIP THROUGH CHARLOTTESVILLE WINE COUNTRY.

Their experience includes behind the scenes visits to two popular destination farm wineries, Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards and Early Mountain Vineyards as well as a vibrant farm-to-table restaurant in the heart of Charlottesville, Red Pump Kitchen. They will be transported in luxury by Monticello Wine Tour & Coach Co., stay at The Clifton, a boutique hotel focused on seasonal food and local wines, and visit The Market at Grelen, a destination garden shop and casual café. Throughout, they will meet an array of area winemakers and producers in this curated wine country experience. 

MEET OUR CONTRIBUTORS

 Nicki McLaren

Nicki McLaren

EatLiveTravelDrink.com

Nicki is 34 years old, Irish & Scottish, Bacon Lover, whiskey drinker and Netflix Marathoner…  with an incurable wanderlust. After studying criminology and law, she went on to get her MBA because she loves business. She runs her blog and social media channels full-time as well as travels part-time. From a young age she was fiercely passionate about seeing the world and meeting people from all walks of life. At the ripe age of 18 she started taking seasonal jobs around the United States and traveling to 48 of the 50 states. 

 Heather Clawson

Heather Clawson

habituallychic.com

Habitually Chic is a popular luxury lifestyle site written by New York based interior designer, author, and photographer Heather Clawson.  Heather grew up visiting museums, playing with Barbie’s Dream House, and watching Style with Elsa Klensch. It’s no wonder that she majored in art history, moved to New York, and became an interior designer obsessed with fashion.

 Cristin Cooper

Cristin Cooper

THESOUthernstyleguide.com

Cristin Cooper is the face behind The Southern Style Guide, a vibrant lifestyle destination with a contemporary southern flair. With a background rooted in high-end marketing and advertising, Cristin is a natural when it comes to sharing content with her readers that is attainable, yet inspiring.  Juggling duties as wife, mother and businesswoman, Cristin believes in having maximum style with minimum effort-something her readers find fresh, approachable, and realistic.

 Chassity Evans

Chassity Evans

looklingerlove.com

ChassityEvans is a blogger, Charleston, SC dweller, wife, and mother. Launched in September of 2010, Look Linger Love is her daily lifestyle blog where she explores her passion for style in fashion, interiors, and entertaining.

 Alana Tielmann

Alana Tielmann

thirstymag.com

Alana is a Beverage Writer for thirsty. and covers the best places to drink, industry news, and beverage travel topics.  Formerly involved in the world of fashion and merchandising, Alana graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology and also attended the Natural Gourmet Institute for Health and Culinary Arts.  Alana has also contributed to publications including Elite Daily, Zagat, andTrip Advisor.

 

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