Savor the tranquility of the Chesapeake Bay, discover the quirky delights of “Charm City,” and experience a slice of classic Americana with Moon Maryland. Inside you’ll find:
Strategic itineraries ranging from weekend trips to Washington DC and Baltimore to five days on the Eastern Shore, with ideas for history buffs, foodies, beach-goers, outdoor adventurers, and more
Top sights and unique experiences: Visit the U.S. Naval Academy and immerse yourself in American history at Revolutionary War battlefields and Civil War landmarks. Explore Baltimore’s fascinating museums, browse the trendy boutiques in historic Annapolis, and monument-hop in Washington DC. Summit the peak of Sugarloaf Mountain or sail on the Chesapeake Bay before cracking a claw at a waterfront crab house. Hike through glowing fall foliage, stroll the bustling boardwalks of Ocean City, or relax on the quiet beaches of Assateague Island, where wild ponies roam free
Honest advice from area native Michaela Riva Gaaserud on when to go, what to pack, and where to stay, from luxury hotels and historic inns to beach campgrounds
Full-color photos and detailed maps throughout
Recommendations for families, LGBTQ travelers, seniors, international visitors, and travelers with disabilities
With Moon Maryland’s practical tips and local insight, you can experience the best of Maryland.
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