Eastern Shore

The legendary exploits of an Eastern Shore strongman. more »


Brown Dog Handcrafted Premium Ice Cream more »

Oct 29, 2015 12:17 PM Feature 1 Comments


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On the Bay Creek Railway, passengers are served high-end dinner on low-speed rail. more »

Oct 2, 2014 9:04 AM Food

For the freshest of summer’s bounty from the Bay, head to Saxis. more »


Photographer Mark Edward Atkinson shows us some of his favorite people and places on the Eastern Shore, a place where sea and sky converge in a burst of color and where the daily rhythm of hard work is rewarded in repasts. more »

Jul 3, 2014 2:15 PM Travel

The eastern shore is fast becoming famous for more than its wild ponies. more »

May 19, 2014 9:03 AM

A guide to Historic Garden Week 2014 more »

Mar 31, 2014 11:24 AM 1 Comments


Photo Courtesy of Blue Crab Bay Co.

The mixer that saved a company. more »

Jun 5, 2013 2:30 PM Best of Virginia 2013

Eyre Hall

Roger Foley

April is the perfect time for viewing Virginia’s spring flowers, especially at five prime locations along the Eastern Shore during Historic Garden Week. more »

Apr 19, 2012 12:51 PM Home 2 Comments

Sunken Ships

Ben Swenson

70-year-old ships made out of concrete (no, really) now form a breakwater off the Eastern Shore's Kiptopeke Beach. more »

Dec 23, 2011 2:20 PM Travel


VA Beach CVB. Courtesy, Virginia Tourism Corporation

10 spring break destinations right here in Virginia more »

Mar 7, 2011 2:14 PM Travel 1 Comments

Call of the Wild

Mark Atkinson

The Virginia Chapter of The Nature Conservancy, now 50 years old, is a front-line group that works to protect natural resources and wildlife habitat by buying land and managing its 60 preserves. more »

Oct 19, 2010 12:54 AM Culture


Robb Scharetg

When not hanging with friends, William “Pooh” Johnston can be found playing viola or blues guitar, composing soundtracks, cooking and raising oysters near his historic Eastern Shore home. more »

Jun 17, 2010 7:37 AM Culture 1 Comments

Want an eco-adventure that’s a little different? Spend a night in a historic oyster watch house in the marshland off one of Virginia’s barrier islands. Watermen once used these one-room shacks to protect their harvests. more »

Jul 21, 2009 5:32 PM Travel

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