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#8 Who is Remembered at Captain’s Hill?

Lone Grave of Capt. William Carhart - Captain's Hill

Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach Series Captain William Carhart – Lost at Sea in 1799   Just outside of Ocean City (before you cross the bridge over the inlet) is one lone grave of a sea captain who was lost nearby when […]

 
 

#5 Denton Foundry is an Art-full Dollhouse

The Foundry - Photo Courtesy of Caroline Council of Arts

Home to the Caroline County Council of Arts Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach series                                 Several years ago, Denton renovated and preserved this little green house, circa […]

 
 

#3 Pocomoke River Canoe Company – Kayak and Paddle in Flat Water

Pocomoke River Canoe Company in Snow Hill

Pocomoke River Canoe Company Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach series   The Pocomoke River Canoe Company can outfit you with a kayak or canoe, and offer guidance on traversing one of the most scenic flat water trails for kayaks and canoes. Every […]

 
 

#1 Visit Harriet Tubman’s Birthplace

#1 Visit Harriet Tubman’s Birthplace

Harriet Tubman’s Birthplace Part of the 100 Things to Do Between the Bridge and the Beach series   Every American child learns about Harriet Tubman and the Underground Railroad in elementary school.  But how many people know that she was born and raised and did her rescuing on the Eastern […]

 
 

Mark Twain House – #7 in National Geographics 10 Best Historic Houses

Mark Twain House – #7 in National Geographics 10 Best Historic Houses

National Geographic just released the third edition of their best-selling book The 10 Best of Everything. In it they rank the 10 top historic houses in the world.  The Mark Twain House in Hartford, CT is ranked #7.  We visited this house and the adjacent museum on our way to Maine […]

 
 
 
 
 

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