From the Publisher
- Insider advice on the popular attractions, and hidden gems,
from where to find the best crabcakes in Baltimore, to exploring
the small towns on the Chesapeake Bay. Plus tips for planning your
vacation "down the ocean" at Maryland and Delaware's beach
- Where to find the best fishing and crabbing, the best baseball
(major and minor leagues), the best local seafood, and the best
places to bag a bargain antiques shopping.
- Insightful commentary on the historic past of Maryland and
Delaware, from the American Revolution, through the Civil War to
their different roles and changing environments today, with side
trips to Harpers Ferry and Gettysburg.
- Opinionated reviews. No bland descriptions and lukewarm
recommendations. Our expert writers are passionate about their
destinations--they tell it like it is in an engaging and helpful
- Exact prices listed for every establishment and activity--no
other guides offer such detailed, candid reviews of hotels and
restaurants. We include the very best, but also emphasize
moderately priced choices for real people.
- User-friendly features including star ratings and special icons
to point readers to great finds, excellent values, insider tips,
best bets for kids, special moments, and overrated
From the Jacket
Maryland''s the home of many historic sites, like the Rock Run
Grist Mill at Susquehanna State Park. See chapter 4.
Easy-to-read maps throughout
Exact prices, directions, opening hours, and other practical
Candid reviews of hotels and restaurants, plus sights, shopping,
Itineraries, walking tours, and trip-planning ideas
Insider tips from local expert author
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About the Author
Maryland native Mary K. Tilghman is a journalist
and editor and has lived and worked all over the state, from small
towns to a farm on the Eastern Shore. She and her family have seen
just about every corner of their home state and Delaware, by land
and on their sailboat on the Magothy River. She lives in Baltimore.
About the Book
Travelers will find insider advice on the popular attractions, and hidden gems, from where to find the best crabcakes in Baltimore, to exploring the small towns on the Chesapeake Bay. Plus tips for planning their vacation "down the ocean" at Maryland and Delaware's beach resorts. Original.
Format: Trade Paperback
Published: May 11, 2012
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1118252586
ISBN - 13: 9781118252581