ATTRACTIONS: (a few major)
Maryland, the birthplace of "The Star-Spangled Banner," America's National Anthem, offers a wide variety of things to see or do.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
Major points-of interest include the Antietam National Battlefield; the scenic Blue Ridge and Allegheny Mountains; Assateague Island National Seashore; Baltimore's Inner Harbor; Chesapeake Bay areas; Harper's Ferry, Fort McHenry National Monument; Ocean City beaches; the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, and nearby Washington, DC.
The Chesapeake and Ohio Canal is a not-to-be-missed attraction. It parallels the Potomac River from Georgetown to Cumberland. This 185-mile-long adventure for the entire family offers numerous, cultural and outdoor recreational opportunities.
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- Electricity: 110/120V, 60Hz
- Times to Travel: With its beautiful coastal areas, numerous historical points-of-interest and stunning scenery, Maryland offers a wonderful family vacation destination any time of the year.
United States entry requirements are the same in all states, with most foreign travelers requiring a visa. There are exceptions as Canadian citizens only need proof of that citizenship. Travelers coming to the U.S. for tourism or business for 90 days or less from qualified countries may be eligible to visit the U.S. without a visa.