The Village at Orchard Ridge, Winchester VA

400 Clocktower Ridge Drive Winchester, VA 22603
320 Westside Station Dr, Winchester, VA 22601

The Village at Orchard Ridge is a Retirement community that opened in February 2013 in Winchester Virginia. The first residents moved in on February 4, 2013 and close to 300 residents have moved in ever since opening its doors. There are about 178 cottage homes and apartments around Shenandoah Valley Village Green.
Their Services and Amenities include:

  • Interior and exterior maintenance with repair and/or replacement of all systems included in the residence such as heating and air conditioning equipment, appliances, plumbing and electrical systems, roof, etc.
  • Utilities including electricity, heat and air conditioning, water, sewer and trash removal
  • Basic cable service
  • Housekeeping every other week
  • Lawn care, landscaping and snow removal
  • Insurance on the structure of the residences and common buildings
  • Real Estate/property taxes
  • A flexible spending dining program of $300 per person
  • Scheduled local transportation including transportation to medical appointments within a 10-mile radius of the community
  • Use of the community services and amenities
  • Resident business center, with Internet access
  • Wi-Fi access in The Village Center
  • On-site fitness room
  • On-site bank
  • Chapel
  • Library
  • Pub/lounge
  • Casual and restaurant style dining
  • Private dining room
  • Walking paths
  • On-site programming of social, recreational, educational, spiritual and cultural opportunities

More details can be found on their website:

http://www.thevillageatorchardridge.org

Since this community is fairly new, it is still not possible as of now to find it on the GPS or the maps online. For those who are driving themselves an easy way would be to put in the address of the nearby Walmart, 501 Wal-Mart Dr, Winchester, VA.
Now if you’re traveling on 50 W/Northwestern Pike,  keep driving on 50 W for about a mile past the WalMart and make a right on National Lutherian Blvd. That would take you right into The Village at Orchard Ridge community.
 For those traveling on 50 E/Northwestern Pike, please make a left onto National Lutherian Blvd a mile before the address for the Walmart.
At Silverline Sedan and Limo, we are starting a sedan service between The Village at Orchard Ridge, Winchester VA and the major airports in Washington DC.
We would be providing this service between Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI), Reagan National Airport (DCA), and Washington Dulles airport (IAD) and Winchester, VA.

Here are the distances  and traveling times between The Village at Orchard Ridge, Winchester, VA and the major Airports in Washington DC.
From Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) to The Village at Orchard Ridge, Winchester, VA: Approx 59 Miles, 1 hours and 15 minutes.
From Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) to The Village at Orchard Ridge, Winchester, VA: Approx 120 Miles, 2 hours and 15 minutes.
From Reagan National Airport (DCA) to The Village at Orchard Ridge, Winchester, VA: Approx 80 Miles, 1 hours and 45 minutes.

Please call us at (703) 968-0573 or Toll-Free at 1(866) 613-0391 and we would be happy to provide you with any assistance regarding booking our sedan service.
You can also email us at info@silverline-mail.com or  request for a no-obligation rate quote.

10 Things to Do in Georgetown, Washington DC

  1. Show off your  skills at Washington Harbour’s ice skating rink. Its Fun too!!!
  2. Feeling Chilly? Why not warm up by the fire at the Ritz Carlton at South Street and enjoy complimentary hot apple cider (3-7 pm) or s’mores (6:30-7pm).
  3. Don’t have your time machine? No worries, you can travel back in time at Old Stone House, one of the oldest known remaining structures in Washington, DC, right on M Street NW.
  4. Get all your holiday shopping done in one fell swoop at the many local boutiques.
  5. Got friends and family in town over the holidays? Call Silverline, we can pick them up from the airport, take them around DC if you want, or if you need more time to get ready before they get home, we can simply take a longer way back to your home!!!
  6. Tis the season for pie! Do a Georgetown pie tasting with selections from Pie Sisters and Baked & Wired.
  7. Join a running group to balance out those holiday indulgences. Both City Sports and Athleta on M Street NW have running groups, and can outfit you with the best cold weather running gear. While you are there, check Patagonia’s Store on Wisconsin Avenue too..
  8. Warm up from the inside out with a tequila flight at El Centro.
  9. Visit Tudor Place – where the son of the first mayor of Georgetown and the granddaughter of Martha Washington made their home.
  10. Take in a free concert from the Georgetown University Music Program’s Friday Music Series on select Fridays at 1:15 p.m. in McNeir Hall, on Georgetown’s main campus.

More things to do follow soon in our next post…

Traveling from Georgetown, Washington DC to the Airports..

This is our attempt to educate our clients and readers about the most common services that we provide. It is our new series where we will try and give you a bit of information about these trips every few days.

Georgetown is a historic residential, commercial, and entertainment district located in NW Washington DC.
The primary commercial corridors of Georgetown are the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue & M Street, which contain high-end shops, bars, restaurants, and the Georgetown Park enclosed shopping mall, as well as the Washington Harbor waterfront restaurants at K Street, NW, between 30th and 31st Streets. Georgetown is home to the main campus of Georgetown University and numerous other landmarks, such as the Volta Bureau and the Old Stone House, the oldest unchanged building in Washington. Their are quite a few embassies located in Georgetown , France, Mongolia, Sweden, Thailand, and Ukraine.

All the major airports are easy to access from Georgetown. However the time taken to reach there can be rather difficult to predict if you are unfamiliar with the area.

Distance from Georgetown, Washington DC to Washington Dulles Airport (IAD), Approx 25 miles. It takes between 35-45 minutes to reach.

Distance from Georgetown, Washington DC to Reagan National Airport (DCA), Approx 7 miles. It takes about 15 minutes to reach.

Distance from Georgetown, Washington DC to Baltimore / Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI), Approx 45 miles. It takes about 1 hour 15 minutes to reach.

 

National Cherry Blossom Festival 2013

                                                                        Cherry Blossoms

Washington, DC’s National Cherry Blossom marks the arrival of spring season every year. The festival is a tradition that showcases the beautiful gift of 3,000 cherry trees that the city of Tokyo gave to our nation’s capital. The National Cherry Blossom Festival is a three-week city-wide annual event that will be featuring more that 200 international cultural performances and over 90 other special events. The events include everything – from arts to exhibitions, cuisine, sports, there is something for everyone to enjoy.

The festival has already begun from March 20 and will continue till April 14, 2013. Be there to watch the blossoming cherry trees which symbolize the arrival of spring and brighten the area surrounding the Jefferson Memorial on the Tidal Basin with their vibrant pink and white flowers.

Make your reservation with one of the best limousine service in DC, Silverline Sedan and Limo, and enjoy a luxurious and comfortable ride in and around Washington, DC area.

 

Hotels in Gainesville, VA

The Hampton Inn – Gainesville, Virginia

7300 Atlas Walk Way, Gainesville, Virginia, USA 20155

Tel: 1-703-753-1500, Fax: 1-703-753-1800

Call us for Sedan And Limo Service in Gainesville, VA

The Hampton Inn is located in beautiful, historic Gainesville Virginia. All 95 rooms are non-smoking. Suites, individual rooms, and rooms specifically designed for disabled guests are available. The Hampton Inn offers a free hot breakfast, and free “On the Run” breakfast bags™ with bottled water for guests on the go. The rooms also feature free high speed internet access, 32 inch flat screen LCD HD television sets, and free cable with HBO. The hotel includes a business center for work, and a fitness center and pool for play and relaxation. The Hampton Inn has a 912 square foot, high-tech meeting room designed with all of your meeting needs in mind. When your seminar is over, you can walk to the many shops and restaurants conveniently located nearby.

Close to Historic Manassas Virginia there are plenty of activities to enjoy. Play golf at more than two dozen nearby golf courses including the award winning Robert Trent Jones Golf Club, Robert Trent Jones Course and the award winning Stonewall Golf Club, Stonewall Course, both just one mile from the Hampton Inn. Take tours of Virginia horse and wine country, or visit the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains. If live entertainment is what you’re looking for, the Hampton Inn is one mile from Jiffy Lube Live, as well as other nearby venues. Enjoy dining at restaurants such as Buffalo Wild Wings, Chic-Fil-A, Uno Chicago Grill, Ruby Tuesday, Panera Bread, Qdoba Mexican Grill, Starbuck’s, IHOP, Osaka Japanese Steakhouse, Five Guys and multiple local establishments.

History buffs will enjoy close proximity to the Haymarket Museum, which is located at the corner of Washington Street and Fayette Street. It highlights the history of the town from the 1700’s to 1862 when the Union army burned Haymarket to the ground. The Hampton Inn is also minutes from The Winery at La Grange, where guests can tour the Manor House, which was built in the 1790’s and the vineyard. The Manassas National Battlefield and Manassas National Battlefield Park are within five miles of the Hampton Inn. For more recent history, the Udvar-Hazy Air/Space Museum is a short ride away.

If business is on the itinerary, the area offers many conference and meeting facilities, each having its own special characteristics. Foxchase Manor with its extraordinary architecture is perfect for upscale meetings and conferences. The Airlie Conference Center has seventeen meeting rooms complete with conference and technical support. Airlie Center is environmentally certified and prides itself on offering green and sustainable conference facilities. Sunset Crest Manor is an exclusive, 82 acre estate offering outdoor corporate retreats and indoor meetings. The Hampton Inn is also in close proximity to the Dulles Expo & Conference center which hosts trade events and consumer shows. Whatever your company needs for its meeting or conference, you are sure to find the perfect location in or near Gainesville.

If the gathering is of a more personal nature, the Gainesville area offers many locations for the picture-perfect wedding and reception. The Hampton Inn offers a beautiful setting and wedding services to help plan any style of wedding. Foxchase Manor is the only site in the metropolitan area that offers a full service Bridal & Special Events Showroom with a variety of vendor information to help you through the decision process. Foxchase also has a private dressing room where the bridal party can prepare for the wedding. Airlie Conference Center features a Special Events Coordinator to make sure that everything from the rehearsal dinner to the reception is perfect. Sunset Crest Manor has 3 levels totaling 6000 square feet with a pastoral replica barn, and a beautifully designed outside patio with over 5000 square feet of space. The Manor also features two ladies rooms, a coat room with security lockers, and a beautifully furnished bridal dressing room. Whatever you want for your wedding day, you are sure to find the ideal location and services in or around Gainesville.

There are various modes of transportation available to and from Haymarket and destinations such as Washington Dulles Airport, Reagan National Airport, Baltimore Washington International Airport, or Washington DC, the Nation’s Capital. Taxi cabs, car services, shuttles, limos and rental cars are available for rent or hire. The Hampton Inn does not provide shuttle service to the area airports. Silverline Sedan and Limo is well established, providing ground transportation to all the hotels and businesses in the area. Silverline is well known throughout as the premiere transportation provider; offering professional, courteous service for all of your transportation needs.

We can provide you with car service or other transportation from all Airports to Gainesville, VA.

 

Area airports with time and distance :

The Hampton Inn, Gainesville to Washington Dulles International Airport, (IAD) 30 minutes and 22 miles.

The Hampton Inn, Gainesville to Washington National Airport, (DCA) 50 minutes and 42 miles.

The Hampton Inn, Gainesville to Baltimore Washington International Airport, (BWI) 75 minutes and 70 miles.

The Hampton Inn is approximately 40 miles and 50 minutes from Washington D.C. and 10 miles west

of Manassas.

Turtle Island Quartet at George Mason University

 

Turtle Island Quartet

The Turtle Island Quartet is known for its creation of bold and new strings in Chamber of music for strings. Winner of the 2006 and most recently, the 2008 Grammy Award for the Best Classical Crossover Album, the Turtle Island Quartet is here in your city to perform. The performance is scheduled at The Center for the Arts – George Mason University, Route 123 and Braddock Rd. Fairfax, VA on March 2, 2013 at 8 pm Saturday.

The Turtles will be joined by fiddler Michael Doucet in a performance inspired by Virgil Thompson’s 1949 Pulitzer Prize-winning film score for “Louisiana Story.” Do not miss the opportunity to witness the rare blend of music at the Center of Arts.

Silverline Sedan and Limo can serve you with any kind of transport requirement in and around Virginia, Washington dc and Maryland.

Chinese New Year Celebrations in DC

Chinese New Year

 

The Chinese New Year celebrations are 15 day long and begin with the new moon on the first day of the new  year and ends on the full moon 15 days later. The first day of the Chinese new year can fall anywhere during late January and the middle of February.  The celebrations every year are dedicated to one specific animal. This year the Chinese new year begins on the February 10, 2103 and is The year of Snake.  Here are the few events organized to celebrate Chinese New Year –

–          Chinese New Year Parade – New year parade is being organized at the Chinatown on February 10, 2013 between 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. The program features traditional Chinese Dragon Dance, Kung Fu demonstrations and live musical performances.

–          Dining with special menus in Washington, DC – Throughout February many restaurants in DC Celebrate Chinese new year with special menus for dinner.

–          Chinese New Year Celebrations in Gaithersburg – Lakeforest Mall, 701 Russell Avenue, Gaithersburg, MD is celebrating Chinese New Year with decorations and exhibitions throughout the mall , live entertainment on weekends, traditional dragon and lion dances from February 4-17,  2013.

–          Chinese New Year Celebration in Rockville  — A new year parade is being organized on February 16, 2013 from 10:30 a.m to 3:00 p.m through Rockville Town Square. The event also features musical and dance performances.

While you decide to become a part of these colorful celebrations of the Chinese New Year, Silverline Sedan and Limo offers the best service for all your transportation needs throughout Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia. So make your reservation now.

 

VALENTINE’S DAY LIMO

Valentines-Day

Less than two weeks are left for the most awaited day of the year. The day on which your someone special deserves to be felt the most loved person in the world. The day to express your love and concern  for her. So have you decided what are you doing this Valentine’s Day to please your special someone. In case if you have not decided yet how about renting a dashing , luxurious valentine’s day limo !!!!!!! Renting a dazzling limo for the special day will surely add the perfect touch of excitement and romance!

If you agree with the idea then Silverline Sedan and Limo has great deals to offer this Valentine. So  book your valentine’s day limo ahead of time so that we can greet you with flowers and chocolates to add the special touch to the occasion.

Nordic Cool Festival 2013 at Kennedy Center

Do you understand the word “Nordic”? If yes then here is a chance to explore more on it and if no then this a great opportunity to witness and experience this at the one month long Nordic Cool Festival 2013 hosted by the John F. Kennedy Center Of Performing Arts, 2700 F. St. NW, Washington, DC , starting from February 19  to March 17, 2013. This international event highlights the culture and heritage of Nordic countries – Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Greenland, the Faroe Islands and the Alan Island.

The event aims at providing actual knowledge about Nordic life along with themes like technological innovation, entrepreneurial spirit, nature and youth culture. The Festival features more than 700 artists from the Nordic countries in events focusing on traditional and contemporary expressions of theatre, music, literature, dance, visual arts, film, design and cuisine. For more information about the Nordic Festival click here.

Silverline Sedan and Limo will be serving the event so hurry and  make your reservation with one of the best limousine service in DC to get the best deal.

Celebrating Chinese Culture in DC with Shen Yun

Shen Yun

 

If you are a admirer of performing arts then here is an exciting event coming your way in DC itself, Falun Dafa Association of Washington DC is presenting Shen Yun: Reviving 5000 Years of Civilization, from Jan 29 – Feb. 3 2013 at the John F. Kennedy Center For Performing Arts, 2700 F. Street, NW Washington, DC.

Shen Yun Performing Arts is perhaps the world’s premier classical Chinese dance and music company, and is ready to present you with a lavishly colorful and exhilarating show. The performance will be enriched with gorgeously costumed dancers,  brilliant choreography and spectacular visuals from the ancient buildings to modern era. Get ready to witness this magnificent performance seeking to breathe and revive a new life into traditional Chinese culture, to grab your ticket just click here.

While you enjoy the grand performance with the groundbreaking music allow Silverline Sedan and Limo to serve you for your transportation needs.  Silverline will make sure that you are not only on time but also have a comfortable ride to and from the venue. Make your reservation now.