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Moon Virginia & Maryland

From museums and monuments to sleepy mountain towns and beaches, history comes to life with Moon Virginia & Maryland.

Inside you’ll find:

  • Strategic, flexible itineraries, including a two-week tour of the best of both states and a week on the eastern shore, with ideas for road-trippers, history buffs, claw-cracking crab lovers, and more
  • Can’t miss experiences and unique activities: Peep the changing leaves on Skyline Drive, raft down the Shenandoah River, hike a segment of the Appalachian Trail, or relax on the beach of the quaint (and car-free!) Tangier Island. Wander through world-class museums and marvel at the impressive monuments in Washington DC. Feast on oysters and beer in a historic tavern, hit the trendy eateries in Baltimore, or kick back at a crab shack for a taste of Maryland’s famous blue crab
  • Ways to immerse yourself in history: Step back in time at Revolutionary and Civil War battlefields, experience colonial life in Williamsburg, or tour the homes of former presidents like Jefferson and Washington
  • Local insight from native Virginian Michaela Riva Gaaserud on when to go, where to stay, and how to get around
  • Full-color, vibrant photos and detailed maps throughout
  • Thorough background on the landscape, wildlife, climate, and local culture, plus advice for families, seniors, and international visitors

With Moon Virginia & Maryland’s practical tips and local know-how, you can experience the best of these two remarkable states.