Norfolk, an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia, is located at
the central of the Hampton Roads metropolitan area in the United States of
America. Surrounded to the north by the Chesapeake Bay and to the west by
the Elizabeth River, Norfolk has a well-off history as a transportation
point and strategic military hub. The city is the home of the largest Navy
base in the world, unique shops, captivating nightclub districts,
well-appointed restaurants, nationally recognized museums, cruise boats and
ferries, a lush zoo, and a first-rate botanical garden.
Things to do in Norfolk
Chrysler Museum of Art
Chrysler Museum of Art is counted among the major art museums in
southeastern United States. It puts on demonstration more than 30,000
objects ranging thousands of years of world history. The variety
encompasses sculptures from the Middle Ages, and European and American
paintings by distinguished painters such as Eugene Delacroix, Tintoretto,
Edouard Manet, Paul Gauguin, Auguste Rodin, Jackson Pollock, Franz Kline,
and Andy Warhol.
Norfolk Botanical Gardens
Norfolk Botanical Gardens on Azalea Garden Road is a 155-acre botanical
garden boasting more than 40 theme gardens. These themed-gardens encompass
seasonal gardens, WOW Children's Garden, and a Japanese Garden.
Virginia Zoo is located neighbouring to the Lafayette Park. The zoo abodes
over 500 animals counting the African elephant, tiny dart frog, and more.
It features a plethora of specific habitats housing animals from Australia,
Africa, Asia, North America, and a diversity of excellent exhibits.
Best Time to Visit Norfolk
Weather-wise, the best time to book flights from Los Angeles to Norfolk is
from September to March when the daytime temperature is apt for
sightseeing. It is advised to book Norfolk flights in advance to avoid
paying more at the last minute.