Interesting attractions, fun activities and a close proximity to the nation’s capital are a few of the reasons that Cambridge is a good choice for your next breakaway. A holiday rental home in Cambridge will put you close to all of the most popular attractions and you will be just a couple of hours drive from Washington D.C.
Hiking and cycling are two activities that are quite popular with those on holiday to Cambridge and there are many trails on which to enjoy both. The antiquing near Cambridge is quite good with many antique shops located in the area. Spend an entire afternoon leisurely browsing the shops as you search for a one-of-a-kind treasure. Golf and tennis facilities are located nearby. Many types of walking tours are available. One of the most popular is a walking ghost tour. Costumed guides will lead you by candlelight as you are regaled with spooky tales of local legends.
There are many interesting attractions located in and near Cambridge. The Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge is a lovely place to spend an afternoon strolling amongst the flora and fauna and enjoying the views. Several museums are located nearby such as the Harriet Tubman Museum and Educational Centre, the Richardson Maritime Museum and the Dorchester County Historical Society. Washington D.C. is only 90 kilometres away, so consider taking a short daytrip to visit the city, which is the capital of the United States. Washington D.C. is home to many fabulous museums, and many of them are free of charge. Washington D.C. is also home to the National Zoo and a wonderful aquarium.
The winters in Cambridge are chilly and the summers are warm, sunny and pleasant. During the winter the average low temperatures are between -2° and 8° C and the average highs are 7° to 12° C. In the spring the average lows are 8° to 13° C and the average highs are 19° to 24° C. During the summer, the average lows are 18° to 21° C and the highs are 29° to 31° C. There is between 82 and 111 mm of precipitation per month. Snow during the winter is not uncommon.
The closest airport to Cambridge is Salisbury Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport (SBY) which is 55 km away. Other options include Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA), located 90 km away and Washington Dulles Airport (IAD) which is located 127 km from Cambridge. You will need a car for use during your stay.