Maryland Travel toATTRACTIONS: (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.
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.
For additional details and general information, we suggest a visit to the web sites shown below.
CONVENTION AND VISITOR BUREAUS:
- 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.
AIRFARES - HOTELS - RENTAL CARS:
TOURISM SITES AND LINKS:
- Antietam National Battlefield
- Appalachian Trail
- Assateague Island National Seashore
- Baltimore Inner Harbor
- Clara Barton Historic Site
- Bird Watching Destinations
- Camden Yards
- Chesapeake Bay
- Chesapeake and Ohio Canal
- Civil War Trails
- Covered Bridges
- Delmarva Peninsula
- Fort McHenry
- Harpers Ferry
- Historic National Road
- Historic Sites
- Hunting and Fishing
- Maryland Airports
- Maryland Gardens
- Maryland Golf Courses
- Maryland Ski Central
- Maryland State Parks
- Maryland State Tourism
- Maryland State Tourism: (866) 639-3526
- Maryland Transportation Information
- Maryland Wineries
- Mason-Dixon Line
- Ocean City Beaches
- Babe Ruth Birthplace Museum
- Scenic Byways
- St. Mary's City (Maryland's first capital)
- Underground Railroad Pathway to Freedom
- United States Naval Academy
- U.S. National Park Service
PASSPORTS - TRAVEL VISAS:
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.
Washington Monument, Baltimore
Maryland Cities, Counties & Area Codes
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