9 Things Longtime Delawareans Wish They Could Tell Newcomers

Moving to Delaware takes some adjustment – after all, our state is unique! We’re a good mix of Northeast and Mid-Atlantic, with just a hint of ‘country’ southern living. Despite our lovely little state, one frustrating thing that we’ve all experienced is the “Dela-WHERE?” question, because many people totally overlook Delaware. However, if you’ve decided to move to the First State, whether it’s for a job, for education, or just because you need a change, we’re always willing to give some insider information to help Delaware newbies adjust. Here are a few things we wish we could tell newcomers right away:

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Enjoy the First State, Delaware newbies! Pretty soon you’ll be one of us, getting irrationally angry at these 11 Foolproof Ways To Make Someone From Delaware Cringe.