Chesapeake Bay

(Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Managing The Cost of Fuel For Your Power Boat

Power boaters may feel squeezed by stratospheric fuel prices, but it won’t keep them off the water.

05/03/2012

(The York River, near the spot where the "Monitor" and the "Merrimack" clashed.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: 150th Anniversary of Iconic Civil War Naval Battle

This week, Civil War buffs will be observing a reënactment of the most significant naval battle in US waters -– the clash between the “Monitor” and the “Merrimack,” on the Chesapeake Bay.

03/01/2012

(The working fishing boat "Waterdog," momentarily at rest in Rock Hall, Md.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Become a Chesapeake ‘Waterman,’ If Only For A Day

A getaway to the nearby Chesapeake Bay this summer could put visitors on a working crab boat, on the trail of Captain John Smith.

02/23/2012

(A shopkeeper in the historically reconstructed town of Williamsburg, Va.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Historic Williamsburg, Va.

For traditional 17th-century fare this Thanksgiving, how about a getaway to this old Virginia colony?

11/17/2011

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