Chesapeake is an independent city located in the U.S. state of Virginia, the third-most populous city of the state. Chesapeake is a diverse city in which a few urban areas are located; it also has many square miles of protected farmland, forests, and wetlands. With chic boutiques and funky retail stores, the area provides visitors with a daily dose of retail therapy with three shopping centers located in the Hampton Roads region. If your tastes lean more modern, grab your Hobo and head to Greenbrier Mall or Chesapeake Square Mall. Both offer your favorite department stores, along with a variety of upscale retail shops. The new Towne Place at the Greenbrier is comprised of 170,000-square feet.