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Family Time in Cumberland, Maryland

Maryland’s “Gateway to the West,” Cumberland, is easy to bypass. The busy highways and railways cutting through the city give travelers glimpses of this historically important town, but few stop to explore. If your family has the chance, here are a few things you’ll want to make sure you see in this little Maryland hidden […]

Baltimore’s Kid-Friendly Inner Harbor

Baltimore takes full advantage of its magnificent harbor, filling its waters with ships to explore and surrounding the Inner Harbor attractions to please the whole family, especially kids. Arrayed around the inner harbor are landscaped public spaces edged by modern plazas with shops and places to eat. The first thing you’ll notice is the fleet […]

April in Annapolis: Festivals for Family Fun

Seafaring families may already be dusting off their boats and setting their sights on the best spring weekend to get out on the water. If your family is seeking the watersport fun of the season, but with enough townie activities to keep you busy on the brisker days, try Annapolis, Maryland, on for size. April […]

Montgomery County, Maryland, for Families

Just a short drive from Washington, D.C., Montgomery County, Maryland, is a picturesque retreat with plenty to offer outdoors-loving families. Outdoor Adventures There are quite a few spots to choose from to get your fill of the great outdoors during any season in Montgomery County. At Rock Creek Regional Park, explore 1,800 acres, two lakes […]

Farms for Fall Family Fun

From northern New Jersey to Virginia’s Shenandoah Valley, farms in the Middle Atlantic states are geared up to celebrate the harvest. Kids of all ages can share in the fun, which ranges from apple picking and hayrides to jack-o-lantern carving and getting lost in a baffling corn maze. In New Jersey Alstede Farms in Chester […]