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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...

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,...

Top 5 Museums in Baltimore

Top 5 Museums in Baltimore November 30, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
One of the great characteristics about Baltimore is the diversity in its collection of museums. The city boasts well over 50 museums ranging from the traditional art museum with large collections and galleries such as the The Walters Art Museum to the smaller museums covering specific subjects or people...

Girl’s Night Out in Baltimore

Girl’s Night Out in Baltimore November 5, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
When I think of Girls Night Out, the first thing that pops in my mind is Cindy Lauper’s words “Oh daddy don’t you know you’re still not the one, cause girls they wanna have fun. Oh oh girls just wanna have fun.” And the great thing about a city like Baltimore is that there’s plenty of fun...

Top 10 Places to Meet Locals in Baltimore

Top 10 Places to Meet Locals in Baltimore October 20, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
True explorers defy wearing a tourist hat day in and day out when they visit a new city. They want to be entrenched into the lifestyle, the culture, and the pulse of the local population – doing as the Romans do. This is undeniably a huge part of the travel experience. In Baltimore, it’s fairly...

Hiking in Baltimore

Hiking in Baltimore July 31, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Hiking and nature walks are a great way to experience the natural beauty of a city like Baltimore. The city has over 30 different hiking trails within its borders and in the immediate area. The majority of the trails are easy to moderate in their level of difficulty and make excellent choices for travelers...

Best Beaches Near Baltimore

Best Beaches Near Baltimore July 2, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
The waters closest to Baltimore are known more for crabs and the Naval Academy than they are for bathing suits and beach umbrellas. However, if you’re visiting the area and are up for a road trip, there are several beaches within a 2-3 hour drive from the Inner Harbor that will satisfy your sand lust....

Father’s Day Activities in Baltimore

Father’s Day Activities in Baltimore June 18, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Dads sometimes feel slighted when it comes to their special day of the year. Having survived the barrage of emails, advertisements, radio announcements, store signs, tweets, and smoke signals for Mother’s Day, they can’t help but feel that there aren’t as many special things to do around town for...

Cirque du Soleil TOTEM invades Baltimore

Cirque du Soleil TOTEM invades Baltimore March 24, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
On Monday, four characters from Cirque du Soleil invaded the Maryland Science Center, making a quick stop to show Charmed City a little of what they can expect on April 7th when TOTEM unveils under the Grand Chapiteau at the Westport/Waterfront. The Tracker (Ante Ursic), AmerIndian Dancer (Nakotah Larance),...

Walters Art Museum Digitized

Walters Art Museum Digitized February 5, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Henry Walters would have never imagined that part of his collection of art would be visible to the world by the click of a button. Computers weren’t even a thought in 1931 when he died – shoot, television was in its infancy in those years. But to imagine that you could be anywhere in the...