Lewes, DE, USA

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Lewes, DE, USA

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Delve into Lewes, Delaware’s beaches and history

If you want your oceanside fun to be equal doses of peace, quirk, and old world charm, then Lewes vacation rentals will hit the mark. Book a stay at one of the town's welcoming lodgings and an easygoing seaside experience is guaranteed. The first town in the first state" has the best of Dutch and English history and is proud of its small-town vibe. There are lighthouses to tour

colonial houses to explore

and beach boardwalks to stroll. But remember to take it slow; Lewes isn’t a place to be rushed.""f you want your oceanside fun to be equal doses of peace

and old world charm

then Lewes vacation rentals will hit the mark. Book a stay at one of the town's welcoming lodgings and an easygoing seaside experience is guaranteed. The "first town in the first"" you want your oceansid"

With the long sweep of the Delaware Bay in plain sight from many Lewes vacation rentals, there's no doubting where to head once settled in. Sun yourself, paddle, and swim on its many fine beaches, but you can get more than just your fill of sun, sea, and sand. There are boardwalk emporiums where you can fill your bags with goodies. Or why not take to the waves on a chartered fishing trip and reel in a silvery catch? An out-of-state adventure on a bay cruise over to New Jersey riding the Cape May-Lewes Ferry is also recommended.

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It may be four centuries since Lewes was last called Zwaanendael, but they haven't forgotten their Dutch heritage here, with clogs still hanging in many windows. The Zwaanendael Museum is the place to go and dig a little deeper, and kids will love its gingerbread-house styling. You may even want to check out the big guns and WWII fortification of nearby Fort Miles, but don't miss out on Lewes' 2 fabulous lighthouses. Its single lightship, or Cannonball House which still has a British cannonball stuck in its wall from the War of 1812!

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