Alexandria, Virginia, welcomes visitors of all abilities. On the Potomac River within eyesight of Washington, D.C., Alexandria, VA is nationally recognized for its rich history and beautifully preserved 18th- and 19th-century architecture. Voted one of Travel + Leisure’s Best Cities in the U.S 2023 and a Condé Nast Traveler Top 5 Best Small City in the U.S. 2022, Alexandria hums with a cosmopolitan feel. Old Town Alexandria’s King Street mile features more than 200 independent restaurants and boutiques plus intimate historic museums and new happenings at the waterfront. Make sure to stop into unique boutique stores like The B.E.S.T Gift Shop, which showcases and supports working artisans with disabilities.