Caroline County Economic Development and Tourism, 16 N. Second St., Denton, (410) 479-4188.
Dunning Studio Bed and Breakfast, 24451 Burnt Mill Road, Ridgely, (410) 634-2491, (410) 634-1146. The rooms in this B&B have private baths and original artwork.
Holiday Park Campground, Greensboro, (410) 482-6797. Every weekend is a holiday at Holiday Park, with bingo, gospel music, DJs, and kids' activities.
Memory Lane Bed and Breakfast, 24700 Williston Road, Denton, (410) 479-2107. The name is cozy and cute, which is just what you hope a B&B will be.
White Pillars Inn, 206 S. Fifth Ave., Denton, (410) 479-3292. White Pillars is a quiet place, so bring a book, some stationary, and a head for contemplation.
SPORTS & RECREATION
Caroline County Shooting Preserve, Denton, (410) 479-3004. Shoot away at clay whatevers whirling through the sky.
Martinak State Park, Denton, (410) 820-1668, free admission. Martinak is 107 acres of fields, hardwoods, pines, and marshes that foxes, opossums, raccoons, squirrels, white-tailed deer, ducks, and owls call home. Boat or fish on the Choptank River and Watts Creek, walk along three miles of hiking trails, picnic in a pavilion, and maybe stay over a night or two in a rental cabin. But be warned: Martinak says, "If you bring in trash, take it out."
Nash Balloon Adventures, Hillsboro, (800) 310-2074. Take a champagne flight over the Eastern Shore with your loved one, or show visiting relatives what Maryland looks like from above.
Attic, Antiques, and Collectibles, Denton, (410) 479-1889. Dealers have crammed the Attic full of everything old, from glassware and jewelry to furniture and advertising.
Denton Station Antiques Mall, 24690 Meeting House Road, Denton, (410) 479-2200. A hundred antiques booths await.
Tracey's County Treasures, 220 Market St., Denton, (410) 819-3393. Tracey sells candles, rustic furniture, Crabtree & Evelyn goodies, pottery, and herb dips.