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* Whether you are looking for a scenic view from up high, or down low, Illinois has it all and can be a perfect destination for your next family vacation.
* From the mountains, to the desert, to the Pacific coast, California is a great West Coast state and a very popular destination for your vacation with the kids.....
* New York State is a dazzling family vacation destination with world-class attractions and unique destinations....
On vacation with kids to: Maryland, USA.
Maryland, also nicknamed as 'Old Line State' or 'the Free State' is a Mid-Atlantic / Southern state located on the East Coast of the United States.
As a general rule, the rural areas of Maryland are more Southern in culture while densely populated Central Maryland exhibits more Northern characteristics. The State of Maryland is the second wealthiest state in the United States. The capital of Maryland is Annapolis and to its most populated city is Baltimore, Maryland has a humid subtropical climate with hot, humid summers and a short mild to cool winter. From the Appalachians, to the Chesapeake Bay, to the Atlantic Ocean, Maryland is the perfect place for a family vacation. Maryland has so much to offer: Take the eastern shore region, which offers the pleasures of beaching, boating, fishing and offers the possibility to explore the rivers, creeks, inlets and bays by boat. Visit the central region especially with Baltimore and Maryland’s capital, Annapolis. The city of Baltimore famous for its harbour and nightlife, along with great shopping and dining, Annapolis famous for it's 18th-century buildings, the city boasts more 18th-century buildings than anywhere else in the USA, Western Maryland is the Appalachian region of Maryland, with mountains and lakes, great for camping.
Chesapeake Bay which provides endless chances for fun and recreation on the water with boats or on the beaches,
with Maryland’s only resort town Ocean City. Ocean city is a year-round resort area, with white sand beaches, but delivers plenty of action away from the beach like golfing, deep-sea fishing, amusement parks and lots more.
Don't forget the 31 miles of Atlantic coastline in water sports such as swimming, boating, fishing, surfing, and kayaking.
Conclusion: Maryland is a child-friendly state with so much to offer and could be the perfect place for a vacation with the kids.
Popular cities and towns in Maryland:
Some of the major and most popular cities and towns in Maryland are: Annapolis, Baltimore, Bethesda, Bowie, College Park, Columbia, Cumberland, Ellicott City, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Greenbelt, Hagerstown, Laurel, Rockville, Salisbury, Silver Spring, Takoma Park, Towson, Waldorf and Westminster.
Maryland offers a large variety of vacation accommodations. Take a look at the
accommodations section to find out what to look for in a accommodation suited for your children. Whether you are looking for a city apartment, a beach house, a family-sized vacation rental home, a beach resort, a family friendly hotel, a bed & breakfast, a vacation villa, there's a Maryland vacation accommodation that is perfect for you. No matter which part of Maryland stands out to you as being the most suited for your vacation with the kids, there are accommodations in that area that can make your trip more exciting than you ever imagined.
Visitors to Maryland will find many great attractions and activities that can add up to a perfect vacation or holiday with the kids.
Amusement and Theme Parks:
Glen Echo Park
Jolly Roger Amusement Park
Ocean City Pier Rides
Six Flags America
Waterparks and waterfun:
Water Park at Bohrer Park
Catoctin Wildlife Preserve and Zoo
National Aquarium In Baltimore
Other Maryland sites and tours to see:
B&O Railroad Station in Garrett County
Concord Point Lighthouse in Harford County
Jefferson Patterson Park and Museum in Calvert County
LaVale Toll Gate House in Allegany County
Lilypons Water Gardens in Buckeystown
National Capital Trolley Museum in Wheaton
Thomas Stone Home in Charles County
World War II submarine Torsk at Inner Harbor, Baltimore
more vacation destinations....
More usefull websites:
Official State Information Website
The Official Site of the Maryland Office of Tourism