Chesapeake Bay

Weekend Escapes to the Chesapeake Bay Area

  • 09/20/2015
Weekend Escapes to the Chesapeake Bay Area

The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in North America.  According to Wikipedia "An estuary is a partly enclosed coastal body of brackish water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea."  The Bay lies between Virginia and Maryland with colonial towns, major cities, fishing villages and farms on both sides. This year we have enjoyed two weekend getaways to the Chesapeake Bay area on Maryland's eastern shore.  Both trips we found our favorite town was St. Michaels...located on the Miles River with restaurants on the harbor.  This small...

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