Cambridge, Maryland and the Hyatt Chesapeake Resort…

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Cambridge, Maryland and the Hyatt Chesapeake Resort… By Bob Tagert     For this months road trip we decided to take a drive to the eastern shore and visit the waterfront town of Cambridge, Maryland and discover the beautiful Hyatt Chesapeake Resort along the banks of the Choptank River. Getting to Cambridge is pretty simple. Take […]

2016- What a Ride!

Alexandria, Virginia at Night during Christmas 2011

    By Bob Tagert 2016 – What a Ride!   Each month during the course of the year I write a road trip article in which I explore the neat places of our region. Each January I recap those road trips from the previous year. Last years road trips began with a three-hour drive […]

Home for the Holidays!

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Home For the Holidays! Old Town Alexandria     For those of you who read us regularly, you know that each month I take you with me on a road trip to a different destination. Each December I always stay home and write about our hometown, Old Town Alexandria. The last few years have seen […]

Northern Fauquier County- Wine and Dine

By Bob Tagert   Northern Fauquier County Wine and Dine   With the first touch of fall in the air, we decided to take a trip to northern Fauquier County here in Virginia and visit a few of the towns and some of Virginia’s best wineries…after all, October is Virginia Wine Month. This year will […]

The Road to Williamsburg and Copper Fox Distillery Part Deaux

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The Road to Williamsburg and Copper Fox Distillery Part Deaux   This month we decided to head south and visit the beautiful area of Williamsburg, Virginia and to visit our friend Rick Wasmund who has just opened his second Copper Fox Distillery. The drive is about 200 miles and works better if you spend at […]

Berryville Virginia and the Waypoint House

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By Bob Tagert Berryville Virginia and the Waypoint House         With all of this July heat beating down on us, we decided to take a road trip to the Shenandoah Valley and visit the town of Berryville. We are familiar with Berryville since we have been distributing the Old Town Crier there for a number […]

Staying Home for a Road Trip!

By Bob Tagert   Staying home for a Road Trip!   Over the years we have taken many road trips for this article with some of them being a great distance. With nice weather finally and the beginning of summer, we decided to spotlight a few of our favorite places near Alexandria. We will start […]

Experience Deep Creek Lake!

Experience Deep Creek Lake! Garrett County, Maryland By Bob Tagert Over Christmas of last year our road trip took us to the New River Gorge in Fayetteville, WV. Looking forward to a snowy get-a-way in the high country, we were greeted with temperatures ranging from a low of 72 degrees to 78 degrees during the […]

Solomons Island, MD

By Bob Tagert Solomons Island, MD With the weather taking a permanent change to the warmer temps, I thought it a good time to explore Solomons Island, Maryland. May ushered in the 36th annual opening of the famous Tiki Bar, which also signals the official beginning of summer on the island. The three-day party that […]

Spring Time In The Mountains!

By Bob Tagert   Spring Time In The Mountains!   With the beautiful warm weather we have had this past month, now is a good time to take a drive to the mountains. Hit the road, roll the windows down and enjoy the fresh air. There is much to do as you draw closer to […]