Look up, Maryland! Walking Tours of 25 Towns in the Free State

Look up, Maryland! Walking Tours of 25 Towns in the Free State

by Doug Gelbert
     
 

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Maryland has towns that were founded by the British, towns that were founded by the Germans, towns that were founded by the Americans. Maryland has towns built in the mountains, towns built on a great estuary, towns built on a great ocean, towns built on great rivers. Maryland has towns built on lumber, towns built on granite, towns built on coal, towns built on… See more details below

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Maryland has towns that were founded by the British, towns that were founded by the Germans, towns that were founded by the Americans. Maryland has towns built in the mountains, towns built on a great estuary, towns built on a great ocean, towns built on great rivers. Maryland has towns built on lumber, towns built on granite, towns built on coal, towns built on railroads. Heck, Maryland even has towns built on oysters.

There is no better way to see Maryland towns than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a self-guided walking tour.

A walking tour can be many things. Interested in heritage tourism? Looking for an educational day trip for the kids? Need a fun exercise plan? Want to find subjects to take great pictures? Whether you are visiting a new town or just out to look at your own town in a new way, a Maryland walking tour from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are.

Each of the 35 walking tours in LOOK UP, MARYLAND! describes a mix of historical, architectural, cultural and ecclesiastical landmarks. Street addresses and step-by-step directions lead the way. A quick primer on identifying architectural styles seen on America's streets is included.

Tours Included:

Annapolis
Baltimore (downtown east)
Baltimore (downtown west)
Baltimore (Inner Harbor)
Baltimore (Mount Royal)
Baltimore (Mount Vernon)
Berlin
Cambridge
Chestertown
Cumberland
East New Market
Easton
Elkton
Ellicott City
Frederick
Frostburg
Hagerstown
Havre de Grace
Hyattsville
Laurel
Pocomoke City
Port Deposit
Princess Anne
Rockville
Salisbury
Snow Hill
Vienna
Westminster
Washington (Capitol District)
Washington (Downtown)
Washington (Du Pont Circle)
Washington (Federal Triangle)
Washington (Georgetown)
Washington (Lafayette Square)
Washington (National Mall)

So look twice before crossing the street and get out and look up, Maryland!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780982575413
Publisher:
Cruden Bay Books
Publication date:
01/01/2010
Pages:
290
Sales rank:
730,633
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

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