Published: Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:12:42 +0000
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore's Inner Harbor is the city's premier tourist attraction and one of the city's crown jewels. Here is a list of things to do on your next trip.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZKeep these suggestions for day trips from Baltimore in mind the next time you need a break from city life.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore is within easy reach of a wide range of weekend getaway options. From big cities to seaside towns, here are some of the best places to escape.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIf you're looking to explore Baltimore, especially the waterfront, this guide to the Inner Harbor will help you figure out which attractions top your list.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThose looking to get scared this Halloween season need not search very far: the areas around Baltimore have some top rated haunted houses, creepy mazes, and more!
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZAfter reading this list of interesting Baltimore facts, impress your friends with your knowledge of Charm City.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFrom chowing down on steamed crabs to some of the landmarks you can't miss, here are some of the things you can't leave Baltimore without doing and seeing.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBuying Baltimore Aquarium tickets can seem overwhelming. Don't fret - here's everything you need to know about buying your tickets.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe Inner Harbor in Baltimore is a popular tourism destination. Here are parking tips for weekends as well as directions for street parking.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThere’s no better way to celebrate the fall harvest than a day at a farm near Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFreshly steamed blue crabs is a Baltimore tradition. Baltimore boasts a bushel of great crab houses, from the fancy to the frills-free.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZInner Harbor and Harbor East restaurants provide a nice variety of cuisines and atmospheres. From fast food to fine dining, there's something for everyone.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZOne of Baltimore's newest crab houses also is one of its best. Canton Dockside features fat, meaty steamed blue crabs year round, and has a full menu filled with other seafood favorites. With a lively bar and expansive outdoor deck seating across the street from the water, Canton Dockside quickly has attracted a devoted following of Baltimore crab-heads.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZLooking to get from BWI to Baltimore? Transportation options include the light rail, taxis, buses, sedan shuttles, and more.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZOver the last century, these historically black colleges and universities have a played an important role in educating Maryland's African American leaders.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZParking in the Fells Point on a Friday or Saturday night or during the Fells Point Fun Festival can be challenging, but these resources for finding parking garages in Fells Point, Harbor East, Little Italy and Canton can help you plan where to park.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFrom Memorial Day through Labor Day, there’s so much happening in Baltimore things can get overwhelming. Take advantage of the warm summer months — and get some tips on beating the heat — with the guides below.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore's Little Italy is a small neighborhood packed with delicious family-run restaurants. Here's a guide to the area's best food.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThese historic trails wind through some of Baltimore's most historic neighborhoods, allowing visitors to get to know the city's rich history and culture through experience.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe new Baltimore Aquarium dolphin show, Our Ocean Planet, explores the depths of Earth's waters by exploring a dolphin's world.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZLike clockwork, many of Baltimore's most anticipated free events fall on the same days each month.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFrom dinner cruises to speedboat tours to a pirate ship excursion, here is a breakdown of the many ships and experiences that can be had onboard ships in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhether you are shopping for gifts near the holidays or just treating yourself, these outlet malls can help you snag big discounts.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZMore than 1.4 million people visit Baltimore's top attraction every year to see 16,500 specimens in an array of environments and exhibits.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZSince opening in 1992, Oriole Park at Camden Yards has been a hub of social activity in summer. Before a baseball game, that means grabbing a beer and a bite at one of the many bars, new and old, that surround the park. Here are the best bars near Oriole Park at Camden Yards.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIn recent years, more and more people have been commuting from Baltimore to Washington every day for work. Here is what you need to know about the commute.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThese Baltimore-area farms have fall fun for both kids and adults. Find corn mazes, pumpkin patches, petting zoos, hayrides, apple picking, Halloween activities and more. In the summer many of these are pick-your-own farms for berries, fruit and veggies. Some have PYO apples in the fall.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZLooking for things to do with kids in Baltimore? These family-friendly museums, attractions and more are sure to keep you busy.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZAsk a dozen Marylanders how they make their crab cakes, and you'll get a dozen different answers. Maryland crab cakes are serious business to Marylanders. By making your own, you can ensure your cake will have just the right amount of meat, filling, and seasoning.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZYou found your mate and have a date set—now it's time to make things official. This is an exciting time for the both of you, so make sure you understand all the marriage license rules and regulations in Baltimore or else you risk putting a dent in your plans.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFound on menus all around the state, Maryland-style crab soup means a tomato broth and plenty of juicy lump crab meat.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFun for the kids does not have to mean utter boredom for the adults. These family attractions and museums in Baltimore, MD are crowd-pleasers for the whole family.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore is John Waters’ hometown, and the place where all his films are set. Here's a guide to some notable film locations at John Waters-related sites.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe five closest amusement parks to Baltimore. From thrill rides to water slides, who doesn't enjoy a day at the amusement park?
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIf you live in Maryland and love camping, you're in luck: there are dozens of campsites throughout the state.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZLooking for a shopping mall near Baltimore? This list of Baltimore area malls includes location information, hours and department stores.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZPort Discovery is Baltimore's children's museum. Nestled in the adult entertainment district known as Power Plant Live!, just a few blocks from the Inner Harbor, Port Discovery is an oasis designed for children ages 2 to 10. Dominated by KidsWorks, a three-level climbing structure, the museum’s other exhibits all surround the giant jungle gym. Port Discovery is attraction where kids can play, learn, exercise their creativity and expand their mind.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore City's 311 call center is a system for taking residents calls about non-emergency issues and complaints related to city services.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZTraveling by water taxi in Baltimore is more about the journey than the destination. Traveling on the water taxi from popular attractions like the Inner Harbor or Fort McHenry to waterfront neighborhoods like Fells Point or Canton often is slower than other modes of transportation, but it's a delightfully relaxing way to see the city.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZSpend a fun day at a farm near Baltimore picking out your own produce, including pumpkins and apples.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIt doesn’t get more Baltimore than Fells Point. With its cobblestone streets and brick rowhomes exuding as much charm today as they did 250 years ago, the neighborhood is cloaked in history. There’s a little something here for everyone, which helps explain the huge crowds that flock to the waterfront ‘hood on spring, summer, and fall days. Relatively compact yet packed with shops, bars, and restaurants, Fells Point is an ideal venue for a walking tour. So let’s get started.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThough no longer the newest kid on the block, Oriole Park at Camden Yards in Baltimore remains the jewel of baseball's so-called new generation of stadiums. Opened in 1992, the park ushered in a new era of retro-ballparks in urban areas. With its signature warehouse and gorgeous Inner Harbor location, Oriole Park at Camden Yards remains one of baseball's best ballparks.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe National Aquarium in Baltimore is the city's most popular tourist attraction and one of the biggest aquariums in the United States. The centerpiece of Baltimore's immensely popular Inner Harbor, needless to say, it can get a bit crowded (and expensive). Negotiating the aquarium can be challenging, but less so if you consult these tips on visiting the aquarium, taking a tour, or best yet - getting a great deal.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThere are a variety of sightseeing tours in Baltimore, including ghostly neighborhood walking tours and cruises around the Inner Harbor.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhether you believe in the afterlife or not, it can't be denied that Baltimore has some great ghost stories.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZCheer on the Ravens, the Orioles, and other teams at these sports bars in Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZMark your calendars: here's a look at some of the biggest events and festivals happening in Baltimore during 2014, month by month.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIn lieu of a traditional maritime museum, visitors can climb aboard and experience these historic ships in Baltimore's Inner Harbor firsthand.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZDriver's license and registration, please. If you're new to Maryland, you'll need to go a Maryland MVA branch to to take care of these things within 60 days of your arrival. Check here to find out how.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZQuestions about property taxes in Baltimore? This article outlines Maryland's property tax rules and gives links to more info on Homestead Tax Credits, local property tax rates and tax assessment appeals.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZSpice things up with these creative date ideas, each with something uniquely Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe skinny on Baltimore coupons, discounts, deals and free stuff.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBackground information on colleges, universities, and high education institutions in the Baltimore area.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore's first manufacturing industry was a brewery, and to this day Baltimoreans love their beer.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZAvoid the parking headaches near the Inner Harbor and Downtown Baltimore with these tips and list of every parking garage in the area.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZKnown in Baltimore simply as “Penn Station,” Pennsylvania Station is a hub of transport in the city. The building is one of the most recognizable — and one of the most beautiful — in all of Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZA list of free things to do in Baltimore, including museums, landmarks, and outdoor pursuits.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZGet the Baltimore City Public Schools Calendar for the 2015-2016 academic year. Learn important dates for school closures, early dismissals and more.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZEight ideas for iconic places to propose in Baltimore (with pictures).
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZOver the years, Baltimore has had several nicknames—some that have stuck, and other's that haven't.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZNothing beats breakfast - no matter what time of the day you're eating it. Baltimore is blessed with some great breakfast spots, from greasy spoons to gourmet bistros. Here are some of the best places for breakfast in Baltimore
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZA checklist of things you need to do to have the perfect fall in Baltimore; put these items on your calendar now, because winter will be here before you know it.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZDuckpin Bowling in Baltimore: Rules and regulations, history, and alleys in the Baltimore and Washington, DC area.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZA number of movies, television shows, and documentaries have been filmed or set in Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZAs the leaves turn in October, Baltimore is alive with plenty to do, including Fells Point Fest and Halloween.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZAs the weather gets cold, there are still plenty of things to see and do to keep the entire family entertained in Baltimore. Here are some ideas for fun-filled winter activities all ages will enjoy.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe Homestead Tax Credit in Maryland caps the property tax assessment increase allowed for Maryland homeowners, who occupy their property.
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2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFrom Asian supermarkets to Italian delis, the many ethnic markets in Baltimore are one of the city’s true gems. Whether you’re looking to pick up some already prepared comfort food favorites or pick up a hard-to-find ingredient for an ethnic recipe, there is certainly no shortage of options throughout Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZJust two blocks north of the Inner Harbor sits Power Plant Live!, a collection of bars, clubs, restaurants, and even arts attractions.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZLearn all about Baltimore's Canton neighborhood. Get information on Canton real estate, restaurants, bars, activities and more.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhen moving to the Baltimore area, deciding whether to live in the city or suburbs can be a tough choice. Hear are some facts about Baltimore City and Baltimore County as well as Anne Arundel, Harford and Howard counties.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIt's not breakfast, it's not lunch. Brunch is the best of both worlds, and Baltimore is packed with great places for a leisurely Sunday meal. Brunch in Baltimore is a treasure, and these are the places serving the best treats.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore is a welcoming destination for gay and lesbian travelers, with gay-friendly festivals, nightlife, publications, and more.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThere's a lot of things to do in Baltimore, and with these options, getting from place to place is part of the fun.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFrom family friendly activities to adults only scares, there’s plenty of Halloween fun to be had this October.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhatever type of tea you prefer black or green, English or Chinese one of Baltimore's tea rooms has a brew for you. These spots serve afternoon tea, sell loose tea or both.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhile most city's public market systems died out long ago, Baltimore's six public markets are still going strong. Though Lexington Market and Cross Street Market are the best known, all Baltimore's public markets offer a good variety -- some selling meats, seafood, produce and flowers alongside cell phones and cigarettes.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFells Point in Baltimore is a great place to eat, drink, and party, but there aren't a lot of places to stay. Here's your guide to Fells Point hotels.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe Maryland Science Center in Baltimore is a jewel of the city's Inner Harbor. Aside from its science exhibits, the museum is home to an IMAX movie theater and planetarium. With a number of hands-on exhibits, the science center is a phenomenal attraction for kids, and is a must-see stop for tourists and locals alike.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhen things start to heat up in Baltimore, it's only natural to want to escape to cool, clear waters. From swimming pools to State Park lakes, here are some perfect places to go swimming in Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZA complete list and description of hotels in Baltimore's Inner Harbor and Harbor East.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThis neighborhood-by-neighborhood guide will help anyone interested in viewing or collecting art in the Baltimore area.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThese newspapers, magazines, and blogs can help you keep track of what's happening in Baltimore and beyond.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWhether you're looking to find the perfect outfit for a costume party or you have a killer idea for a Halloween getup, these stores can provide the inspiration and accessories to make you the life of the party.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZBaltimore is a city largely defined by its neighborhoods — and there is no shortage of shopping options as you hop from 'hood to 'hood.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFew things are as romantic as great food and wine. Baltimore has a host of romantic restaurants perfect for a special occasion or just an ordinary night out with your sweetie.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIn many locations throughout Baltimore, you'll have to call to get a cab. Here's everything you need to know about Baltimore taxi cabs.
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2016-09-28T11:12:42ZGreat happy hour specials can be hard to find, but this list of Baltimore's best happy hour specials will have you cashing in on drink and food discounts.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThe quaint Baltimore neighborhood of Fells Point, best known for its bars and restaurants, offers taverns, nightclubs and fine dining that fit nearly any budget and taste. This list of Fells Point bars and taverns concentrates on establishments that focus on nightlife, though many of these bars are restaurants as well.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZThis list of Baltimore movie theaters is complete - and short. Most of the city's theaters are located in suburban malls. While there aren't many choices inside the city, the theaters are comfortable, inviting, and show a nice variety of films.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFive of the best diners in Baltimore.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZIdeas for exploring Charm City on the cheap this summer.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZEvery year for one weekend in December, downtown Baltimore attractions, drop admission prices to $1 or less. Dollar admission at the Baltimore Aquarium may be the highlight, but dozens of other attractions also offer this holiday treat.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZGet a birds-eye view of the Inner Harbor from the Top of the World, an observation level on the 27th floor of the World Trade Center in Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZMoving to Baltimore? Look here for resources to help settle in to Baltimore, MD.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZRipley's Believe It Or Not! in Baltimore's Inner Harbor features strange items, a 4-D move theater, and a mirror maze.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZFaidley crab cakes are legendary in Baltimore, a city known the world over for its most famous dish. Fresh, meaty, and sweet, a Faidley crab cake is a treat for seafood loving locals and tourists alike.
2016-09-28T11:12:42ZWith a couple of Baltimore-area restaurants dedicated solely to soup and several other eateries serving hearty chowders and brothy Asian specialties, don't settle for Campbell's when you can chow down on fresh comfort food made in your backyard.