Guide To A Family Trip On The Eastern ShoreAs the season cools off and kids get back in the school groove, it's the perfect time to take a family road trip along the outer cape of portion of Maryland. Make the long trek to the beach much more tolerable by stopping at some of these sites to truly spend quality time with your loved ones.
Cape May - Only A Tank Away But Worlds Away From BaltimoreCape May, known as the Queen of the Seaside Resorts, distinguishes itself with pristine beaches, ample amenities and a promenade that would make any seashore town memorable. But what really distinguishes this city is its rich Victorian architecture and history. Just 147 miles away from Baltimore, on just a tank of gas, the Lower Cape promises plenty of fun to fill a road trip getaway.
Getaway Guide: Hidden Gems Of The Eastern ShoreMaryland's Eastern Shore is famous for its beauty and bountiful seafood, and there's so much more to it than the famous Ocean City. Gems scattered throughout the Eastern Shore run from Cecil County to Dorchester County, including relaxing beaches, exciting playtime and some of the best dining and lodging this area has to offer.
Getaway Guide: One Tank Trip To AnnapolisHistoric Annapolis boasts dozens of bus, trolley, walking and sailing tours with Colonial-esque guides waiting to teach you everything about this exciting city. Maryland's capital since 1694, Annapolis has changed little over the centuries. Its charmingly narrow, time-worn streets make it fun to explore, and museums and art galleries here promise culture galore. A quaint, picturesque town with architecture worth viewing it also boasts attractions ranging from the City Dock to the much-loved United States Naval Academy. Don't miss out on a weekend in this exciting city for a lesson in love of country you'll never forget.
Getaway Guide To Lancaster, Pa.Baltimoreans live in a perfect location to visit the beautiful countryside of Dutch Country, home to a large Amish community and plenty of not-to-be-missed activities. Lancaster County, Penn., is a quick 90-minute drive up I-83. Many take advantage of their close proximity by taking day trips to visit museums, the area's myriad festivals and learning about Amish life. Being able to visit for the day is great, but making a weekend getaway of it will let you truly see everything Lancaster County towns have to offer.
Getaway Guide To Washington, D.C.Baltimoreans live in a perfect location to visit the nation's capital with relative ease. Many take advantage of their close proximity by taking day trips to Washington, D.C. to visit museums, monuments or to take in concerts, baseball games and the area's myriad festivals. Being just an hour away allows for many a quick visit, but make a weekend getaway of it to truly see everything D.C. has to offer.
Getaway Guide: Weekend Road Trip To Ocean CityNo summer is complete without a visit to Maryland’s most popular beach. Ocean City is truly a destination that comes with its own culture and rules, but for most every visitor it all comes down to having fun and eating some of the best seafood around. It is also a long-standing favorite for Senior Week, so be cautious planning trips during the first two weeks of June to avoid over-crowded beaches.