Waterfall Wednesday: Gunpowder Falls, Maryland

February 10, 2016

Each week, Recreation News takes you to a new waterfall in the Mid-Atlantic. This week, see Gunpowder Falls State Park, Maryland. State: Maryland Location: Harford County Height: 25 feet Established in 1959 to protect Gunpowder River and the Big […]


Tour House of Cards sites

February 8, 2016

The popular Netflix series House of Cards traces the rise of a Washington power couple played by Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright and begins its fourth season in March. Produced in Maryland, the series has […]


Enter to Win: A luxury Virginia getaway for two

January 21, 2016

This contest has ended. See our latest contest here. Enter to win a two-night luxury getaway for two at The Omni Homestead resort in Hot Springs, Virginia. This getaway includes two passes to the spa […]

Cruise Corner

Canal cruising: The journey continues

January 19, 2016

See a photo gallery from the cruise here. A canal yacht vacation on Locaboat was relatively easy to pull together from a transportation perspective. Iceland-based WOW Air has bargain basement airline deals to Amsterdam and other European […]


Winter, spring Restaurant Weeks planned in Mid-Atlantic

December 29, 2015

Winter/Spring Restaurant Weeks VIRGINIA BEACH, VA. Jan. 10–19. BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD. Jan. 15–30. NORFOLK, VA. Jan. 17–24. CENTER CITY DISTRICT, PHILADELPHIA, PA. Jan. 17–22 and 24–29. HOWARD COUNTY, MD. Jan. 18–Feb. […]