Articles by Tawanna Browne Smith

Sweet Dreams Coming to Harborplace This Spring

Sweet Dreams Coming to Harborplace This Spring March 23, 2012 | Food | Read More
Travelers to the Inner Harbor will have the pleasure of enjoying three new retailers offering treats for their sweet tooth. Marble Slab Creamery, Great American Cookies, and Paciugo Gelato & Caffè are all slated to open at the Pratt Street Pavilion in Harborplace this Spring. Photo courtesy of Paciugo...

The Circus is in town

The Circus is in town March 22, 2012 | Events | Read More
Performing at the 1st Mariner Arena for a two week engagement from March 21st until April 1st, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s Fully Charged is promoted as being a “new high-wattage, electrifying, contemporary circus production that ignites excitement in all.”

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Returns to Baltimore

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Returns to Baltimore March 22, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
After watching Water for Elephants, a love story featuring Robert Pattinson and Reece Witherspoon about a young man who falls in love with a married circus performer, and wondering if many people cared as much about the circus today as they did in years past, I had to laugh when I saw that the circus...

New Businesses Coming To Harborplace

New Businesses Coming To Harborplace March 1, 2012 | Whats New | Read More
Harborplace & The Gallery, Baltimore’s number one attraction for shopping, dining and entertainment, announced today the expansion of their current retail mix with the addition of Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Johnny Rockets, McCormick World of Flavors, as well as the newly...

The Return of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra

The Return of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra February 29, 2012 | Events | Read More
The 2012-2013 season of the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra marks the 96th year of the organization. BSO and music director Marin Alsop invite music fans to experience the energy of the film score and the art of the cinema this season at the Meyerhoff Symphony Hall. The orchestra’s performances will...

Cruising From The Port of Baltimore

Cruising From The Port of Baltimore February 28, 2012 | Travel Tips | Read More
The cruise industry did Mid Atlantic and North East travelers a huge favor when it expanded its departure ports to include New York, Boston, and Baltimore. Families in the region can now drive and park to the ship instead of flying, thus saving hundreds on airfare and baggage fees, lowering the total...

Driving Trips from Baltimore

Driving Trips from Baltimore January 31, 2012 | Things to Do | Read More
Baltimore’s location and infrastructure make it easily accessible to several other equally interesting destinations. Highways 83 and 70 easily transport you from the hustle of the inner city to the peace and calm on the countryside. Day trips from Baltimore can be as diverse as its inhabitants,...

Baltimore Washington Airport – Three Things That Make it Special

Baltimore Washington Airport – Three Things That Make it Special January 30, 2012 | Travel Tips | Read More
Baltimore Washington Marshall airport is a unique place for a layover. Besides offering an array of dining and shopping options, some of which are characteristically Baltimore, BWI Marshall airport offers several other unique things for grounded passengers to do. Here are three things that make the airport...

2012 Events in Baltimore

2012 Events in Baltimore January 24, 2012 | Events | Read More
If you’re planning to come to Baltimore this year, now’s a good time to see what events are scheduled in the city throughout the upcoming months. From sports to festivals to cultural events, there’s something interesting to do to enhance your stay and customize your visit. For more detailed information,...

Irish Pubs in Baltimore

Irish Pubs in Baltimore January 22, 2012 | Food | Read More
The Irish have had a presence in Baltimore since the 1840s. Their pubs are as much a part of their culture and identity as crab cakes are a part of Charm City. Baltimore is home to America’s oldest Irish bar, Patrick’s on Pratt Street, which has been around since 1847. You’ll find about twenty...