Just a short distance from Washington and Baltimore, West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle revives visitors with a relaxed atmosphere full of history, scenery and small-town charm. Berkeley Springs, known for its healing waters since George Washington's time, remains a popular spa destination today. A certified West Virginia Art Town, it's also a mecca for antique lovers. Martinsburg celebrates its many historic treasures and bustles with festivals devoted to wine, arts, apples, chocolate, chili and more. Shepherdstown is a picturesque college community with a delightfully eclectic shopping scene and a collection of inviting restaurants. Nearby Harpers Ferry is a history-lovers paradise, complete with iconic landmarks and a national historical park.