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Inner Harbor, Baltimore, MD, USA
Sitting on the crest of Federal Hill admiring Inner Harbor, the centerpiece of downtown Baltimore with its beautiful waterfront and surrounding skyline. Within blocks, you've got the Maryland Science Center, the National Aquarium, Ripley's Believe...
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1621 Aliceanna St, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
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4 words say it all: Captain Crunch French Toast. This breakfast item has blown the minds and captured the hearts of many, and is only one of the delicious, unique items that can be found at Blue Moon Café. This local favorite has been featured on...
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2127 Boston St, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
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You can't leave Baltimore without trying crabs made in traditional Chesapeake fashion—steamed with Old Bay seasoning. Captain James Crabhouse has waterfront seating and even a menu with a "Crab Picking 101" tutorial to help the novices. Crabs are...
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E Saratoga St & Holliday St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
A parking lot during the week, on the weekend the lot transforms into a bustling market with vibrantly painted columns depicting the best of Baltimore. In the heart of the city, the market welcomes all and even accepts SNAP benefits (food stamps)....
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1600 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
Amidst the colonial, cobblestoned streets of Fells Point, this is a hole-in-the-wall favorite. With its somewhat divey feel, you might not trust that they have the best bites in Baltimore as they boast, but truly, their food is excellent and...
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1106 N Charles St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
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Fine dining and the perfect place to spend the rest of the night enjoying homecrafted beers is exactly the motif the Brewer’s Art is aiming at. This unique restaurant is located in an old Mt. Vernon style townhouse, giving it a rustic feel, in the...
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Fells Point, Baltimore, MD, USA
I was in Baltimore for a work trip some time last year and was walking around Fell's Point when I saw this. It's actually a bank, which I thought made it even more interesting.
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3100 Swann Dr, Baltimore, MD 21217, USA
Located inside the Druid Hill Park in downtown Baltimore, this lovely glass building houses the Palm House, the Orchid Room, the Mediterranean House, the Tropical House, and the Desert House. Stroll around and see the flowers, cacti, succulent...
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Fells Point, Baltimore, MD, USA
With the cobblestones and colonial architecture, I can't get enough of Fells Point and its historical appeal. To top it off, the main street, Thames, is right on the water, so you can wander along the promenade along the harbor. Across the harbor,...
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400 W Lexington St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
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Open since 1792, Lexington Market is one of the world's longest running markets and the largest among Baltimore's 7 public markets. It's hard to imagine this space in the heart of urban Baltimore once was bustling with horse-drawn carriages...
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731 Eastern Ave, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
The Inner Harbor Light Street Pavilion is host to more than 40 different stores and restaurants, some name brand some not, making it convenient to spend a full day here. What separates this shopping venture from the rest, however, is the...
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Cylburn Arboretum, Baltimore, MD 21209, USA
There is no place better than Cylburn Aboretum to experience the vast and luscious nature only found in Baltimore. Cylburn Aboretum is home to hundreds of acres of woodland with natural roaming wildlife, vast expanses of hiking trails, and even...
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1425 Key Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21230, USA
Baltimore has a seemingly endless amount of sailboats in the harbor, and at the Downtown Sailing Center anyone can join in the festivities on the water. With year-round guided sailing lessons, events, and equipment rentals, the Downtown Sailing...
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Woodberry, Baltimore, MD, USA
Woodberry Kitchen's farm-to-table dishes are prepared with care and ingredients straight from the Chesapeake; making it one of the freshest, well-prepared meals you can find in Baltimore. Dishes are typically light and seasonal (like their...
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10 E Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
Balimore’s Famer’s Market and Bazaar is not just the typical average farmer’s market, but rather an enormous event that takes over the entire underside of the Jones Fall Expressway. This larger than life market features locally grown organic foods...
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1417 Thames St, Baltimore, MD 21231, USA
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Serving up a wide selection of traditional American fare made from local ingredients, The Waterfront Kitchen one of Baltimore's most delicious places to dine. Waterfront seating naturally adds a romantic atmosphere to the place that compliments...
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1520 Clipper Rd, Baltimore, MD 21211, USA
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Birroteca is a newcomer in Baltimore's blossoming restaurant community. Beautifully situated in an old milling district of Baltimore, Birroteca is just a hop away from the ever crowded (though completely worth it) Woodberry Kitchen and its sister...
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300 Warren Ave, Baltimore, MD 21230, USA
The best view of Baltimore's Inner Harbor and downtown skyline is found on this historic high point, public gathering place, and civic treasure. It was here in 1788 that over 4,000 people celebrated Maryland's ratification of the U.S. Constitution...
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Mount Vernon, Baltimore, MD, USA
Almost everyone knows of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. but Baltimore's Mount Vernon neighborhood will always hold the distinction of having the first civic memorial to George Washington in the United States. The 178-foot structure...
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561 Light St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
About $30.00 will get you a ticket aboard The Sea Dog (Speed Passenger Boat) which will take you around The Baltimore Harbor at a fast rate of speed.
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700 Aliceanna St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
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Inner Harbor can be a tough place to find a snack that doesn't require a crab-bib or end with a Hard Rock tee shirt. Lamill Coffee is housed in the Four Seasons Inner Harbor hotel in Baltimore and the atmosphere is a welcome break on a humid...
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100 E Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
The view of the Inner Harbor from the 16th floor. Shopping, paddle boats, mock pirate ships, the science center, and food. Everything you need to have a good time.