Maryland has a lot to offer residents, both home owners and renters. Many people move here to be close to Washington DC. The area is within reach of many government offices, law firms and an array of other businesses. There are plenty of colleges and universities nearby as well such as John Hopkins and the University of Maryland.
Both young and old will enjoy frequent trips to the Maryland Science Center and National Aquarium in the Baltimore Inner Harbor area. Another popular activity there is the National Historic Seaport of Baltimore where you can investigate Baltimore's maritime past on the decks of historic ships. Water lovers should take advantage of the many boating and fishing activities in Annapolis. Or, for a change of pace, take a day trip to the Ladew Topiary Gardens in Monkton, Maryland.
Sports fans will want to spend some time away from their apartment to catch an Orioles game at Camden Yards. While there, be sure to visit the Babe Ruth Birthplace & Museum. Other sports attractions include the Adventure Sports Center International and the Cecil County Dragway an NHRA sanctioned quarter mile drag strip in Rising Sun, Maryland.
Kids will enjoy keeping cool at the Chesapeake Beach Water Park, thrill rides at Adventure Park, U.S.A. and the Jolly Roger Amusement Park or exploring the Fort McHenry National Monument & Historic Shrine. History buffs might like the Edgar Allen Poe House & Museum or a visit to the B&O Railroad Museum at Ellicott City Station.