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ASSATEAGUE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE:: Assateague Island is a Barrier Island which lies to the east of Chincoteague Island. Assateague Island protects Chincoteague Island from the Atlantic Ocean. Assateague Island is approximately 38 miles long. The entire Island is a wildlife sanctuary, protected from development. The northern portion of Assateague Island is in Maryland, the southern portion is in Virginia. Visitors can access the north end of Assateague Island near Ocean City, MD. Activities to enjoy include beautiful beaches, viewing wild ponies, nature trails, lighthouse tours, wildlife bus tours, birding, fishing, crabbing, clamming and more!
CAPE MAY, NJ:: With a rich history, award-winning beaches, designation as a top birdwatching location, and many Victorian structures, Cape May is a seaside resort drawing visitors from around the world. There is so much to do and see in Cape May that even on a rainy day, you won't be bored. And Cape May isn't just a summertime destination. Year-round, you can find entertainment, art shows, go boating, visit the Cape May County Zoo, and enjoy our beautiful natural environment by the sea.
CHINCOTEAGUE ISLAND:: Are you ready for a change from the big city beach resorts? In Chincoteague there are no high rises, board walks, or traffic jams. Chincoteague Island is a serene, yet fun filled, tourist destination. Chincoteague Island is Virginia's only resort Island. Located on Virginia’s Eastern Shore, Chincoteague is within easy reach from all major cities on the mid-Atlantic seaboard. Chincoteague is the gateway to the Virginia portion of Assateague Island, home of the famous Chincoteague Wild Ponies. Chincoteague offers a relaxed atmosphere and the beauty of unspoiled nature. From relaxing on the beach to viewing a spectacular sunset over the Chincoteague Bay, there is never a shortage of things to do in Chincoteague.
COLONIAL BEACH:: Colonial Beach has been a destination for tourists along the Mid-Atlantic Coast for over 50 years. Colonial Avenue leads to the popular waterfront area between Washington Avenue and the Potomac River. Colonial Beach is “THE Town on the Potomac.” Turning the corner at Washington Avenue is an acre of land referred to as Town Commons or Town Hill, where fantastic events are held throughout the year. Located in the northern part of the area known as the Northern Neck of the Virginia, this historical area brings you the fine distinctions of General Robert E. Lee at Stratford Hall; The birthplace of President George Washington; James Monroe’s Birthplace. Lot of things to see and do!
DELAWARE BEACHES:: Visit Delaware’s award-winning beaches! The First State is known for its pristine, family-friendly beaches. There’s so much to discover on and off the sand. Stroll along the boardwalk, unwind with live music at nightspots or watch for dolphins as you kayak along the coastline.
DEWEY BEACH, DE:: Nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the tranquil Rehoboth Bay, Dewey Beach is a gem along Delaware’s “gold coast.” Young and old alike have come to make Dewey Beach “a way of life” during the summer months as visitors to the popular seaside resort return year after year. Along with its beaches, Dewey offers some of the finest dining and entertainment with its variety of restaurants and nightspots. An added attraction is the assortment of quality shops and stores. Located only 125 miles from the nation’s capital.
DUCK, NC:: The town of Duck, NC, is that quiet, charming northern Outer Banks seaside town many vacationing families have been seeking. With 7 miles of clean beaches, miles of bike path and a walkable village center with shops, restaurants, a soundfront park and activities, and bordered by the Atlantic Ocean and the Currituck Sound, Duck stretches north from Southern Shores to the Dare County/Currituck County line. Activities include all types of watersports, shopping and dining.
EASTERN SHORE VIRGINIA:: Claim your own private isle on a ecotour, dig for your dinner on a kayak clamming tour, bike our quiet seaside road, wing it with world class bird watching, fish where it’s phenomenal, golf on the bay with signature Palmer/Nicholas Courses, climb the Assateague Lighthouse at the Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge…and that’s just the beginning!
LEWES, DE:: Welcome to the quiet but progressive town of Lewes, Delaware. It is situated where the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean meet at Cape Henlopen.In this preserved land you find miles of beautiful beaches, nature trails and bird sanctuaries. Lewes is a walking town. Within a half-square mile you will find the Historic district, museums, many Inns, Bed & Breakfasts, fine restaurants, and a variety of fine shops.
MYRTLE BEACH, SC:: Situated along the beautiful South Carolina coastline, Myrtle Beach is a top family vacation destination, drawing more than 14 million visitors annually. Collectively known as the Grand Strand, the Myrtle Beach area includes 60 miles of beach communities along the South Carolina coast. Enjoy watersports, shopping, dining, shows, attractions, amusements and golf with approximately 100 golf courses in the Grand Strand area.
NAGS HEAD, NC:: Nags Head, an area of North Carolina’s Outer Banks known for its beaches and rich history. Whether you’re seeking sun, fun and thrills as a single adventurer or as a family, a great time awaits you in Nags Head.
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OCRACOKE ISLAND:: Ocracoke Island, accessible only by water or air, is part of Hyde County. It is one of the barrier islands of the Outer Banks of North Carolina where the pirate Blackbeard is known to have once roamed. The Cape Hatteras National Seashore, with the Pamlico Sound on one side and the Atlantic Ocean on the other, its 16 miles of sun-swept wilderness beaches offer something for everyone. Whether you'd like to swim, fish, surf, or just improve your tan, this is the place to visit.
OCEAN CITY, MD:: Whether you're looking for a classic family week at the beach, 17 outstanding golf courses, world-famous sport fishing or a weekend getaway, OC delivers everything you desire. Check out our famous boardwalk, and our ten miles of glorious free beaches. Indulge in a little outlet shopping, dine at our famous restaurants, which feature everything from famous Ocean City seafood (yes, that includes steamed crabs) to down-home cooking to haute cuisine.
OUTER BANKS, NC:: A 200-mile stretch of barrier islands just off the coast of North Carolina, the Outer Banks is a different kind of place. Beautifully natural, formed by centuries of wind, water and sand blown from the Atlantic Ocean, and home to a rich history, it's a place that inspires a true sense of adventure. From Duck down to Hatteras, each town and island along the banks offers a unique experience not soon forgotten. And this is where it starts. Get familiar with the lay of the land. Discover the Outer Banks. And then come experience them for yourself.
POINT LOOKOUT STATE PARK, MD:: Recreational opportunities abound on this picturesque peninsula formed by the Chesapeake Bay and the Potomac River. Swimming, fishing, boating and camping are just a few of the activities to be enjoyed in this beautiful bay setting.
REHOBOTH BEACH, DE:: Rehoboth has a quaint small town feel. You can walk almost everywhere. There are many choices for accommodations when deciding on your overnight visit including fantastic hotels, condos, homes, and bed and breakfasts. But most importantly the Rehoboth-Dewey resort is an easy drive for many areas--Washington DC is two hours away.
SANDY POINT STATE PARK, MD:: This 786-acre Maryland State Park is located along the Northwestern shore of the majestic Chesapeake Bay. The park’s beaches and picnic areas are well known for their breathtaking scenic water views that overlook one of Maryland’s true treasures, the Chesapeake Bay. Activities and services include Swimming Beaches, Picnicking, Fishing, Crabbing, Boating, Hiking, Youth Group Camping, Areas of Historical Interest and Wildlife Viewing. The Park also offers a marina store and boat rentals.
VIRGINIA BEACH:: The Chesapeake Bay, Resort Area and Sandbridge make up 35 miles of Virginia Beach’s beloved coastline, each with their own distinct character and beach vibe. Whether you are looking to escape to a nice, quiet beach setting or prefer to layout your towel right in the middle of the action, there’s a place on the sand for everyone.