UPDATED FOR THE 2020s! Your adventures on Delmarva are about to get a lot more fun and interesting. The first Secrets of the Eastern Shore guidebook, Eastern Shore Road Trips: 27 One-Day Adventures on Delmarva, has been updated and expanded for the 2020s. The first edition of the book in 2016 landed at and near the top of several best-seller lists online, including #1 in Hot New Releases in U.S. Travel and #1 among all books in the Mid-Atlantic Travel category. The second edition adds two new bonus trips, orientation maps for every trip, and a wealth of new travel tips and historical anecdotes.
Much more than a travel guide, Eastern Shore Road Trips is full of tales from days gone by and insights into the character and culture of the storied Delmarva Peninsula. Join award-winning writer Jim Duffy and his wife, the photographer Jill Jasuta, on 27 fun excursions along the back roads, into the quaint towns, and out to the sweetest scenes on the Eastern Shore and in Southern Delaware.
Trips range from up in Chestertown, Maryland and Rehoboth Beach, Delaware to down in Cape Charles, Virginia. Whether you’re a road tripper or an armchair traveler, you’ll gain a fresh sense along the way for what makes this legendary place an American treasure of the first order.
This is the first in a series of Secrets of the Eastern Shore guidebooks. Other books in the series include Eastern Shore Road Trips #2: 26 MORE One-Day Adventures on Delmarva and Tubman Travels: 32 Underground Railroad Journeys on Delmarva.
Now 40 pages longer and chock full of updated information and tips, Eastern Shore Road Trips delivers the travel info you need to get out and go, while also while telling a slew of fun stories about makes the Eastern Shore and Southern Delaware so special. The “adventures” here run the gamut, from sweet small towns to gorgeous back roads, remote beaches, and interesting little parks and museums. to lighthouses, skipjacks, and more.
The Table of Contents is below.
Here, once again, is where you can buy Eastern Shore Road Trips in print and Kindle versions on Amazon.
Table of Contents
- Cape Charles
7. Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge
8. Going Green in Caroline
9. Delaware Seashore Outdoors
10. Lower Eastern Shore of Virginia Outdoors
11. Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum
12. The Dover Ingenuity Trio
13. Way Back When on the Eastern Shore of Virginia
14. The Salisbury Two-Step
17. Vineyards and Wineries
18. The Road to Rock Hall
19. Saxis on the Sound
20. The Necks of Somerset
21. Talbot County Backroads
22. The Harriet Tubman Byway
23. Assateague Island
24. Chincoteague Island
25. Delaware Bay Beach Safari
26. The Ocean City Boardwalk
27. Rehoboth Beach
28. The Bayshore Byway
29. Eastville, Va. and Savage Neck