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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...

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...

Winter Weekend Getaways

Winter Weekend Getaways December 27, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
As fun and culturally enriching as Baltimore is, everyone needs a change in scenery. One of the things that makes the Baltimore area a great place to live or visit is its proximity to other cities and states with varied topography. Western Maryland, Hershey and Farmington, Pennsylvania and the Shenandoah...

Holiday Travel Tips

Holiday Travel Tips November 30, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Holidays are arguably “the most wonderful time of the year.” The excitement of visiting far-away family and friends and sharing in traditions can’t be beat. However, the stresses of modern-day holiday travel can threaten to stifle some of that enjoyment and cheer. Photo courtesy of T. Browne Smith If...

Best Breakfast in Baltimore

Best Breakfast in Baltimore October 30, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Breakfasts and brunches in Baltimore are serious business. As the first meal of the day, diners are looking for hearty, flavorful meals to wake them up and fuel them up for all that the city has to offer. So it’s no surprise that the debate for best breakfast spot is about as passionate as the best...

What to Pack for Winter in Baltimore

What to Pack for Winter in Baltimore October 28, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Mid-Atlantic winters can get pretty cold so if you’re planning a trip to Baltimore this winter make sure to pack everything that you need to stay warm and dry. Warm coats and scarves with hats and gloves are a must but that doesn’t mean that you have to look like a snow man to stay warm. Winter...brrr! With...

Dealing With Emergencies in Baltimore

Dealing With Emergencies in Baltimore July 22, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
You never know what emergency may arise while you’re traveling. Dealing with emergencies in Baltimore isn’t as much of a headache as you may find in foreign countries or in smaller towns because of access to a multitude of nearby facilities, offices, and services that can help you with any...

Best Road Trips From Baltimore

Best Road Trips From Baltimore June 30, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
In a city like Baltimore there’s plenty to do, but if you have a penchant for adventure and don’t mind hitting the pavement, there are some great road trips to take that won’t take you too far away from the action. And with gas prices almost $1.00/gallon higher than they were last summer, many...

Ask a Travel Question about Baltimore Contest

Ask a Travel Question about Baltimore Contest February 22, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
Enter for your chance to win a $50 Visa gift card in the “Ask a travel question about Baltimore” contest. Are you traveling to Baltimore in the near future and have no clue where to eat, play, or stay? Have you ever had a question about Charmed City that you were dying to know the answer...

Southwest at BWI keeping a travel secret?

Southwest at BWI keeping a travel secret? January 29, 2011 | Travel Tips | Read More
As adored as they are, it’s been a long time since I’ve flown Southwest to/from Thurgood Marshall BWI airport. This past week I chose them as my airline of choice for a short trip. Upon my return, I was pleasantly surprised at something and I wonder if the airline and the airport are keeping...