Every time we travel, we find that getting a locally owed and operated place to stay is not always the easiest, but it is always the most rewarding. So when we stumbled across a gem like Cove Point Lighthouse we couldn't pass it up - I mean how often to you get to stay in … Continue reading Stay Local: Cove Point Lighthouse
The state of North Carolina is full of great barbecue so it's safe to say that everyone we met while traveling through the state has their favorites. One name we heard time and time again was Stamey's, and we knew we had to check it out. If you have never had North Carolina barbecue, and … Continue reading Quick Bites: Stamey’s Barbecue
Sofrito Virginia Beach, VA Sofrito.com If you are in the Hampton Roads/Tidewater/Coastal Virginia area (whatever they are calling it these days) and like us you love a good food truck, then you need to find Sofrito. The truck can normally be found at The Hub food truck park in Virginia Beach as part of Eat … Continue reading Quick Bites: Virginia Beach, VA
Gettysburg – Now we know what you are thinking...Civil War! History class! Blah! Blah! And for the most part you are right. Most of us are familiar with Gettysburg because of the massive part it played in the Civil War and thus in American history. But a trip to Gettysburg can be so much more … Continue reading A travel lesson in history: Gettysburg, PA.
If you take US -13 through Virginia’s Eastern Shore, you will be greeted with endless farm land sprinkled with firework stands and roadside stores boasting the best ham and peanuts in the state, all the makings of a perfect road trip. But if you make one quick turn, in less than a mile you will … Continue reading Small Town Spotlight: Cape Charles, VA