About the Area
Maryland’s Eastern Shore: A Small Town Feel with Big City Attractions
A Place Everyone Likes to Call Home
Serenity. You’ll find it here, on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. A beautiful natural canvas with picturesque waterfronts, lush inland forests, and quaint towns steeped with historic charm. While you won’t have any of the stress of the city, you’ll have all of the amenities. Offering everything from fine dining to sailing, from shopping to social events, the Eastern Shore is known for turning weekenders into locals in no time.
With its diverse collection of real estate options, Maryland’s Eastern Shore is the perfect place to unwind, retire, or raise a family. From waterfront cottages to golfing communities, single family homes to condos, and new construction to active living communities, this place is more than a fairytale, it’s magical! Whether you’re looking for rest or adventure, you will find what you are looking for here.
Things to Do
Outdoors Enthusiasts: The Chesapeake Bay or any of the area’s other waterways provides the perfect opportunity for fishing, crabbing,sailing, canoeing, or kayaking. You have the freedom to enjoy public parks and walking trails, hunt, bird watch, or take in a round of golf.
Shopping: Shopping aficionados will enjoy the multitude of unique, eclectic boutiques in the area. The diversity of shops offers locally owned and operated antique stores, art galleries, and distinguished outlet malls.
The Arts: From historic to contemporary, Maryland’s Eastern Shore showcases art of all forms. With a remarkable collection of theaters and museums, you can sit front row for a show, visit an art gallery, or attend a concert.
Places to See
Beautiful Landscapes: With tidal shorelines extending beyond 1,700 miles, soaking in the sun while watching sailboats float by Maryland’s Eastern Shore is a must. Not to mention, there are 950 acres of forests, meadows, and wetlands to escape, relax, and get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.
History: History buffs will want to explore the centuries-old churches and homes, along with the preserved historic districts of Easton, St. Michaels, Oxford, and Cambridge. The area has deep roots in US history. In fact, this is where the Underground Railroad “conductor” Harriet Tubman resided as well as where tobacco farming originated. Another local gem is St. Michaels, which is known as “the town that
fooled the British.”
Seafood: Everyone’s mouth waters for the region’s famous seafood! Local restaurants (many of them waterside) offer delicious jumbo lump crab, rockfish, oysters, and more, fresh from local waters.
Local Eateries: The restaurant scene along Maryland’s Eastern Shore is vast and eclectic. You can find everything from Shepard’s Pie to seafood, roasted duck to filet mignon. With enough variety to satisfy any craving, you will have a favorite establishment before you know it.
Wine, Beer & Spirits: Whatever your drink of choice may be, you will find it among the wide array of local taverns, wineries, and fine dining establishments.
Begin the Search for Your Next Home
There are several unique areas of Maryland’s Eastern Shore. Each county has its own appeal and personality. Depending on your list of needs and wants, I will help guide you to best start your home search. In the end, it’s simply finding the place that best suits your needs and feels like home.
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