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Manchester-by-the-Sea

Manchester-by-the-Sea

March 7, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

Manchester-by-the-Sea is a picturesque New England seaside village offering visitors a respite from busier Cape Ann destinations like Rockport and Gloucester. Originally settled in 1629, the area spent over 200 years as a working fishing port before evolving into a favored summer getaway for Bostonians in the mid-19th century. Today, visitors enjoy a variety of […]

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

December 8, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

                                As the weather cools and long boating trips wane, you can still boat to Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and immerse yourself in the history that makes Chesapeake Bay as special as it is. The museum, which was founded in […]

Calvert Marine Museum

Calvert Marine Museum

October 5, 2015 by · Leave a Comment 

. Want to touch a dogfish shark, see an octopus or jellyfish up close, and enjoy watching an otter at play? You can do all of that at the Calvert Marine Museum in Solomons in Calvert County, Maryland. Solomons is a small island at the mouth of the Patuxent River, where almost everything is accessible […]

DIVE IN!  Underwater Exploring

DIVE IN! Underwater Exploring

April 30, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Below the cool, dark waters off Long Island’s coast is a cornucopia of surprises. It’s an underwater world that many of us – even those who spend time on the water – don’t think about. Yet the adventure-seekers who dive into this realm’s intimacies quite simply can’t stay out of it.

“The feeling of going under water and being able to breathe is a euphoric one,” enthused Randy Randazzo, owner of Hampton Dive Center in Riverhead. “I remember my first time under water, I got little butterflies. I still get that euphoric feeling every time I dive.”