How to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions in Virginia Beach

With the start of the new year, you most likely made a few resolutions for yourself such as eating healthier, exercising more, or simply taking more time for yourself. If you are planning a trip to Virginia Beach, don’t worry, you can still keep all of your new year’s resolutions in Virginia Beach.


Virginia Beach offers several different spas to help you unwind and take a little time for yourself. With over 20 spas and wellness centers to choose from, you can bet each one will provide you with the tranquility and relaxation you are seeking.


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Take more time for yourself and find your inner Zen by signing up for a yoga class. Virginia Beach is home to over 20 different yoga studios, with a variety of focuses like hot yoga and transformation yoga. Also, come summer, look for yoga classes held on the beach!


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Get outdoors and explore the state parks near Virginia Beach. First Landing State Park is located on Cape Henry and offers many outdoor activities such as hiking and biking to help you stick to your workout plan. False Cape State Park, located near Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge, is one of the last remaining pristine landscapes along the Atlantic Coast. Recreation includes hiking and biking trails to help keep you moving!

Where to eat healthy in Virginia Beach

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Trying to stay healthy while on vacation can be hard, especially when there aren’t many options for eating healthy. Lucky for you, Virginia Beach offers a variety of restaurants that serve up healthy, locally sourced, and organic options to help keep you on track! Here are a few of our favorites:

The Green Cat Juice Bar & Market

A casual organic juice joint, The Green Cat Juice Bar & Market offers organic juices, smoothies, and snacks.


Fruitive makes getting your necessary daily intake of vitamins easy with their organic plant-based juices. Their extensive list includes juices such as Berry Immune and their Wellness Warrior. Other foods include sandwiches, wraps, and super berry bowls.

My Vegan Sweet Tooth

A quaint bakeshop serving up an all-vegan menu of cupcakes, cookie, and donuts. There are also many gluten-free options available as well.

Civil Libation

Feed your love of food and still stick to your new year’s resolution at Civil Libation. With healthy alternatives like pulled BBQ Jackfruit and spaghetti squash pasta, you can healthy without feeling like you are giving up any flavor.


This rustic, yet chic restaurant of Commune serves up delicious locally sourced breakfasts and lunches.

Simple Eats

Enjoy locally sourced foods at Simple Eats. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner their ingredients are as fresh as can be, making healthy eating here as easy as can be.

Stay at Best Western Plus

If one of your new year’s resolutions is to save more money, a stay at Best Western Plus is the best way to keep this resolution. With our budget-friendly accommodations, you get the best of both worlds with our excellent beach location and comfortable rooms. Plus our on-site gym is the perfect way to follow your exercise routine while on vacation! So, stick your 2019 goals and start planning a trip to Virginia Beach today!