Welcome to the 'Coolest City on the East Coast'
A city seeping with history, eccentric neighborhoods and luscious food, it has been named the new tourist hotspot and the recent home of young entrepreneurs of the world.
It is the largest city in the state of Maryland and has the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. This was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants coming from Europe, now known as a historic preservation landmark in the city of Baltimore.
Many diverse figures of history come from the city, with the likes of Edgar Allan Poe, Billie Holiday and Spiro Agnew to name a few that proved to lead an everlasting mark. In entertainment, iconic shows such as “The Wire” and “Hairspray” defined Baltimore’s television image.
Join us in Baltimore, a must-visit location for all foodies!
Start your journey with the best crab in the country, accompanied by a delicious wine from one of the many local wineries – or a fresh Natty Boh, Baltimore’s national beer. Still some room for dessert? Try one of the iconic Bergers cookies, hand dipped and impossible to resist.
- Lexington Market was founded in 1782 and it is the oldest market in the Unites States of America.
- Michael Phelps, the most successful Olympian of all time with 22 medals, was born in Baltimore.
- Baltimore was the birthplace of the six-pack beer, it was created with the ingenious idea of four beers not being enough and eight being too many.
- In 1812, Francis Scott Key wrote the National Anthem while watching the bombardment of Fort McHenry.
- Baltimore has more public statues and monuments per capita than any other city in the Unites States.