Is “quaint” more your speed? Then consider one of the many inns in Middleburg, VA, for your marriage proposal. An hour’s drive from Washington, DC, Middleburg offers something for every taste, from old-country estates, such as the 265-acre Goodstone Inn
, to intimate bed-and-breakfasts, such as the Middleburg Country Inn
. Middleburg is a popular romantic weekend getaway -- as well as wedding site -- for DC couples for a reason: This laid-back little town is rife with picturesque back roads offering views of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Reserve a room with a fireplace and a view, and pledge your love with a chilled glass of champagne. Afterward, there’s plenty of countryside to stroll or bike through, as well as antique stores to go shopping, fine-dining restaurants in which to celebrate, and surrounding wineries and stables to explore with your intended.