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5 Ways To Do Baltimore On A Budget

AP | By BETH J. HARPAZ | Posted 12.29.2014 | Travel

NEW YORK (AP) — Baltimore on a budget? Easy as Edgar Allan Poe. His gravesite is one of a number of memorable places that can be visited around this...

This Cake Is Only Accessible By Boat -- But Worth It

Erin Ruberry | Posted 09.01.2014 | Travel
Erin Ruberry

Sit down on the dock of a 400-year-old fishing village. Enjoy your slice of cake bite by bite, layer by layer. Enjoy a few minutes of peace in a place where pirates once roamed and a couple hundred hardy souls still call home.

From Coast to Coast

Jetsetter.com | Posted 12.22.2013 | Travel
Jetsetter.com

With 12,383 miles of coastline in the United States, finding the best beach escape is no small task. Here are our eight picks for great sandy spots from coast to coast.

Ready For Business!

The Baltimore Sun | Candy Thomson | Posted 07.22.2013 | DC

After $1.1 million in Superstorm Sandy clean-up work, Ocean City is ready for Memorial Day weekend and beyond, said Mayor Richard Meehan. Even the da...

It's Just Gotten Easier To Get To Baltimore, Hon

The Baltimore Sun | Michael Dresser | Posted 07.17.2013 | DC

Maryland's MARC commuter trains, which have always operated Monday through Friday, will begin offering weekend service between Baltimore and Washingto...

Great News For Edgar Allan Poe Fans

The Baltimore Sun | Chris Kaltenbach | Posted 07.17.2013 | DC

Baltimore's Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum should reopen Oct. 4, the group responsible for making it profitable announced this week. "That's the of...

Loving Baltimore

Love Letters | Posted 04.01.2013 | Travel
Love Letters

Baltimore love is snow-balls covered with melted marshmallow. It's the Domino's sign. It's knowing where not to go.

'Drummer Boy Of Fort McHenry' Gets Special Honor

The Baltimore Sun | Mary Gail Hare | Posted 01.23.2014 | DC

The numerous descendants of Henry Lightner may have inherited the mettle he displayed in battle when they set out to trace their roots, find his unmar...

LOOK: Fudge Frosting Fans Will Love These Famous Cookies

The Huffington Post | Michael Grass | Posted 10.15.2012 | DC

BALTIMORE -- If you've ever had Dangerously Delicious' Baltimore Bomb pie, the critical ingredient in the oh-so decadent dessert is a little not-so-he...

LOOK: Brady's 1862 Antietam Photo Exhibit Recreated

AP | Posted 10.05.2012 | DC

KEEDYSVILLE, Md. -- The National Museum of Civil War Medicine is recreating Mathew Brady's famous 1862 photographic exhibition documenting the Civil W...

PHOTOS: The Civil War Battle That Changed American History

AP | CHRISTOPHER SULLIVAN | Posted 09.17.2012 | DC

By Christopher Sullivan The Associated Press SHARPSBURG, Md. — From as far away as Minnesota, Colorado and Ohio they came, more than 30 members ...

Big Battle Anniversary Kicks Off

AP | Posted 09.15.2012 | DC

SHARPSBURG, Md. -- The National Park Service is kicking off four days of events marking the 150th anniversary of the Civil War Battle of Antietam (ann...

Big Battle Will Be Re-Enacted, Twice

AP | DAVID DISHNEAU | Posted 09.15.2012 | DC

SHARPSBURG, Md. -- The Civil War Battle of Antietam was so big, they're re-enacting it twice. And nearly 8,000 re-enactors had to make a choice: stric...

6 Reasons To Love Maryland's Eastern Shore

Paul Brady | Posted 11.09.2012 | Travel
Paul Brady

But as summer turns to fall -- and weekend warriors try to squeeze in just a few more last-chance trips -- smart travelers look to Maryland's beautiful, historic Eastern Shore.

Civil War Banjo Contest At Antietam

AP | Posted 06.22.2012 | DC

SHARPSBURG, Md. -- A weekend conference at the Antietam National Battlefield is exploring the link between the banjo and the Civil War. The National ...

LOOK: Carnivorous Plants In The Suburbs

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 06.08.2012 | DC

DERWOOD, Md. -- There are more than 650 carnivorous plants in the world and Michael Szesze guesses he's got about "four to five hundred" of them growi...

Water Parks in Maryland: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

Seed | Posted 01.30.2012 | Travel

Water parks in Maryland capture the beachside feel of the Atlantic Ocean and Chesapeake Bay coast, with easy access from the mid-Atlantic region, from...

HuffPost Guides: Wisp Resort

The Huffington Post | Eliza Martinez | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Wisp Resort in Maryland is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers our gu...

Read Our Guide To Maryland Amusement Parks

The Huffington Post | Barbara Darko | Posted 11.23.2011 | Travel

Amusement parks in Maryland abound with year-round thrills and adventure. Visitor's days and nights are packed with fun in the Free State's five disti...

PHOTOS: National Pinball Museum Moving To Baltimore

Posted 11.22.2011 | Travel

The nation's biggest pinball museum is leaving Washington, DC for a 12,000-square-foot building in downtown Baltimore, where up to 900 machines will b...

Our Guide To Water Parks in Baltimore

The Huffington Post | Jane Ellis | Posted 10.08.2011 | Travel

Water parks in Baltimore offer fun ways to beat the heat. With lots of thrilling slides and a variety of attractions for all ages, water parks can kee...

A Huffington Post Guide To Family Vacations In Maryland

The Huffington Post | Jane Ellis | Posted 03.07.2012 | Travel

Family vacations in Maryland can be rewarding experiences or absolute disasters — it all depends on pre-trip homework. To make planning easier, we'v...

Baltimore Food Scene: How Local Food is Helping Revitalize the City

Huffington Post | Shawn Douglas | Posted 10.12.2011 | Travel

As I hopped into the cab that would take me to the airport, I felt optimistic that my weekend getaway would be an exciting one. Within seconds, the dr...

PHOTOS: 10 Rudest Cities In America

Posted 09.21.2011 | Travel

Here at Huffington Post Travel, we've already crunched Travel + Leisure's America's Best issue into quite a few categories, including smartest cities ...

PHOTOS: The 10 Most & Least Attractive Cities In America

Posted 09.19.2011 | Travel

Travel & Leisure released their superlatives list of best food, best culture and friendliest people in America. The list that always catches our eye, ...