Traveling is about feeling inspired, exploring new things and collecting unforgettable memories. And all of that starts with familiarizing yourself with your destination! Are you ready to find out the basics about Dover?
Travel 60 miles (97 kilometers) south from Philadelphia, a noteworthy city, and you'll reach Dover, the state capital of Delaware.
Eager to meet the locals? That shouldn't be too hard. 36,000 people call this corner of Delaware home.
Places to visit in Dover
Some of the region's most visionary minds were reared behind the walls of Delaware State University. After spending the morning here, you might start to feel a little more brainy too! Seeking some more ideas? Fancy decor, sparking lights and debonair dealers are just a few of the things to expect at Dover Downs Casino. Stroll around the poker tables or just sit back with a cocktail and take in the atmosphere. And there's more. Many formative decisions have been debated behind the doors of Old State House. See it from afar or up close on an open day or a tour.
Where do you fly into for Dover?
Arriving at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI)? After you've stepped off the plane and collected your suitcase, the middle of Dover will be just 60 miles (97 kilometers) to the east away.
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