About Alura Romero

Alura was the Fall 2017 Content Creation Intern for the Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum. She is originally from Florida, and enjoys spending time with her two Shiba Inu pups and blogging.

Budget-Friendly Virginia Beach: Dog Friendly Spots

Virginia Beach is not only known for its family-friendly atmosphere, but also for its fido-friendly atmosphere. Pets are as close as family and deserve to be taken along on any and all vacations. Whether you are a local, just moved here, or are visiting for the summer, we’ve got you covered for all places dog-friendly [...]

By |2018-08-24T09:37:50-04:00August 29th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Budget-Friendly Virginia Beach: Back to School

It’s every parent’s favorite time of the season – back to school! After a long summer of rambunctious children (and teenagers) running around the house, eating all the food, and terrorizing the clean house you were so used to having, it’s time to send them away again. While this is definitely a bittersweet moment, it’s [...]

By |2018-08-24T12:27:35-04:00August 24th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Budget Friendly Virginia Beach: Date Nights

Whether you are on vacation or not, date nights are important. Sometimes you just need to take a break from the kids or from work and just enjoy each other’s company. We’re not marriage counselors, but we understand how important it is to spend time with your significant other. No matter if you are dating, [...]

By |2018-08-13T16:01:55-04:00August 17th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Budget-Friendly Virginia Beach: On Rainy Days

Even though we think summer should mean sunshine every day, the weather doesn’t always want to cooperate. It can be a little disheartening to plan for fun in the sun on vacation, only to end up with gloomy weather. What are you supposed to do on family vacation, at the beach, when the beach is [...]

By |2018-07-24T16:56:16-04:00July 24th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Enjoy Summer with a Lifeguard Lager!

What’s better than a beer in your hand at the beach? A beer in your hand at the beach during Happy Hour! This summer the Virginia Beach Surf & Rescue Museum is hosting weekly Happy Hours, every Wednesday at our museum from 6-8pm. From now until Labor Day, we will be serving up brewskis and [...]

By |2018-06-30T20:16:13-04:00July 11th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Summer in Virginia Beach

June 21st was officially the first day of summer! Even though it feels like summer has been around since the beginning of May (or really even the end of April), the calendar makes it official and gives us a reason to celebrate. Bring on rosé, orange crushes and live music on the Boardwalk. We are [...]

By |2018-06-28T15:24:54-04:00June 30th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Want to Win Our Costume Contests?

It’s that time of year when the holiday parties are rockin’ and the booze is flowin’. In honor of our new exhibit, Rum to the Rescue, we are kicking off December with alcohol, music and costume contests. Join us from 6pm to 9pm on the first three Fridays in December for Happy Hours and costume [...]

By |2017-12-14T17:11:53-04:00November 28th, 2017|Blog, Events, Happy Hours|0 Comments