Rural Living/Urban Sophistication/Outdoor Recreation
Londonderry on the Tred Avon is located in Talbot County, Maryland where residents experience the perfect balance of rural simplicity and urban refinement. The county is conveniently located near the Annapolis, Baltimore, and Washington, DC metropolitan corridor. Quaint towns and villages tucked within 600 miles of shoreline, are waiting to be discovered – Easton, Oxford, St. Michaels, and Tilghman Island – each with its own unique history, charm, boutique shopping, and popular seasonal events.
There are a number of public landings nearby which makes water access convenient for your boating and recreational needs. Kayaking, sailing, and power boating are just outside your door. The area is also home to a working oyster fleet of skipjacks and is renowned for racing log canoes.
In addition to water activities, recreational opportunities abound in every season, including biking along Talbot County’s many picturesque back roads, curling and ice skating, swimming, and tennis. The county also boasts a variety of fine public golf courses.
Easton, Talbot County`s county seat, offers a vibrant cultural scene with art galleries and museums, diverse cultural events, live entertainment, fine dining, and boutique shopping. View a world-class art exhibition or take in a show in an historic theatre. Pull up a lawn chair to enjoy one of the town’s seasonal concerts in the street or attend one of Easton’s annual festivals, including the Waterfowl Festival, Easton’s Plein Air Festival, the Monty Alexander Jazz Festival, the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Antique and Classic Boat Festival, and Tilghman Island Day to name a few.
To discover more about Talbot County and Easton, MD, please visit the sites below:
- Talbot County, MD http://tourtalbot.org/,http://talbotchamber.org/
- Easton, MD http://www.town-eastonmd.com/,http://discovereaston.com/, http://www.eastonmd.org/
- St. Michaels, MD http://stmichaelsmd.org/
- Oxford, MD http://www.oxfordmd.net/
- The Star-Democrat Newspaper http://www.stardem.com/
- Attraction Magazine http://attractionmag.com/
- Tidewater Times Magazine http://tidewatertimes.com/
The Mid Shore Region has a variety of houses of worship for the Protestant, Catholic, and Jewish faiths. Londonderry provides residents with transportation to these services and activities.
Click here for a sample listing of houses of worship within Talbot County. Click here for a directory of nearby churches from Church Angel.
“The people, the food, the activities, the staff’s care and concern for us and our concern for each other, doing as much as a or as little as I choose…..I’m truly living an independent life my way!“
—Natalie Caccia, Londonderry Resident since 2009