Delaware Beer Wine & Spirits Trail – you’ve reached the end Mar02

Delaware Beer Wine & Spirits Trail – yo...

This is the final segment of our 19 Places you’ll want to visit in Delaware.  Links to the previous suggestions occur below or start here for our first in the series of 19 Places you’ll want to see in Delaware. Lewes, DE 17)  Zwaanendael Museum  Dare you to say that three times fast.  Seriously though, the Zwaanendael Museum (102 Kings Highway; Lewes, DE 19958 (302) 645-1148) commemorates the first Dutch settlement in Delaware in 1631. This three-story museum presents artifacts and exhibits that showcase the maritime, social and military history of this part of the eastern shore. A large exhibit focuses on the His Majesty’s DeBraak, a ship...

Where to stay in Southern Delaware? Jul28

Where to stay in Sou...

Still looking for that perfect summer getaway?  If you want ocean waves, clean beaches, clean air, great food and family friendly destinations; Southern Delaware should be on your radar. For a short refresher course: Top 15 ways to play in Southern Delaware Food adventure in Southern Delaware...

Top 15 ways to play in Southern Delaware Jul03

Top 15 ways to play in Southern Delaware

Delaware won’t win any awards for being biggest, but they sure could rack up the awards for outdoor activities. From birding to biking, from sailing to surfing and from water activities to wildlife viewing, Delaware has endless opportunities to get outside and enjoy the best of Mother Nature. They’ve even come up with a Delaware Outdoor Trail Passport to inspire you, and they’ll reward you with an official Delaware Outdoor Trail backpack for your efforts. Dozens of areas are listed in each county.  They range from walking, biking, hiking and running trails to wildlife viewing opportunities to water activities. Each is listed with...

Flying high at the 46th Great Delaware Kite Festival Apr18

Flying high at the 4...

This festival has become the annual observance of a classic kite duel back in 1969. The Maharajah of Bharatpur, India challenged the Governor of Delaware to a kite-flying contest.  When the date came, the Governor was out of town, so his Lt. Governor, Gene Bookhammer stepped in to take up the...