Oakland, Deep Creek cited as a top honeymoon destination

McHENRY, Md. — The town of Oakland, including the Deep Creek Lake area, in Garrett County, Md., has been named by TripAdvisor as one of the 15 best honeymoon destinations in the United States.

“We are delighted to be included in this list by TripAdvisor,” said Nicole Christian, president and chif executive officer of the Garrett County Chamber of Commerce. “We know we are a hot spot for honeymoons and destination weddings so it is great to see a major travel company like TripAdvisor recognizing this as well. We hope visitors are able to join us in person to see all that Oakland, Deep Creek Lake and Garrett County have to offer.”

Along with Oakland, the list includes Sevierville, Tenn.; Malibu, Calif.; Maggie Valley, N.C.; Hanalei, Hawaii; Branson, Mo.; Key West, Fla.; Honolulu, Hawaii; Asheville, N.C.; Clearwater, Fla.; Fredericksburg, Texas; St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands; Pensacola, Fla.; Blue Ridge, Ga.; and Haiku, Hawaii.

For more information about Garrett County and the Deep Creek Lake area, go to visitdeepcreek.com.