Weekend Getaways 2011
Whether you want to relax at a spa, see great art, eat at a culinary retreat, race around a NASCAR track, stroll through gardens in bloom, or unwind at quiet waterside in, here are 16 terrific ideas for easy spring escapes, all within an easy drive. Happy travels.
Adventures & Activities
Food & Drink
Blackwater Wildlife Refuge: The return of migratory birds to Cambridge, MD is one sign that winter is over.
Longwood Gardens: A cozy B&B adjacent to a 134-acre wildflower preserve.
Lewes Tulip Festival: A flower lover’s paradise awaits in Lewes, Deleware.
Bowman’s Hill Wildflower Reserve: A cozy B&B adjacent to a 134-acre wildflower preserve.
Spas & Relaxation
Spas of Colonial Williamsburg: Relax, tone up, and forget winter at one of the region’s best spas.
North River Inn: Guests love North River for its unhurried pace and low-key water sports.
Inn of Silent Music: Smyth Island has no cars, no noise, and no neighbors—unless you count the blue herons.
The Inn at Willow Grove: Sink into Luxury This historic country inn has great food and beautiful rooms.
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