The Chesapeake Bay yields some of the best shellfish in the country. The brewery scene is on-point as well.
Maryland's central Atlantic location means that many major cities are in driving distance, including Washington D.C, NYC, Richmond, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh.
You can hike the Appalachian Mountains and relax on the beach in the same day.
Speaking of beaches, Ocean City is the most visited in the state. Ocean City is a classic east coast oceanside city. It has a 3-mile boardwalk and the Jolly Roger Amusement Park. The fishing is excellent.
The city of Baltimore has been reinventing itself with a balance of new and old. The city honors some of its traditions while introducing new neighborhoods. The city balances a love for the water, sports, food, education, and the arts.