Virginia Oyster Trail
The Pedigree: Well, they call this stretch the Oyster Capital of the East Coast,
The Oysters: They’ve got seven regions of distinct flavors, like the Nassawadox Salts of the Bayside Eastern Shore and the sweet, buttery Rappahannock River oysters.
The Highlights: The Chef’s Table Tour at Pleasure House Oysters, where you dine knee-deep in the sea. Ample oyster-and-craft-beer tours. Sunset cruising on Chesapeake Bay.