Tag Archives: Maryland

Relaxed Luxury at The Ivy Hotel Baltimore. Article and photo by Charles McCool for McCool Travel.

6 Sensational Reasons to Experience Relaxed Luxury at The Ivy Hotel Baltimore

We stayed at The Ivy Hotel in Baltimore, Maryland in May, between the peak periods of Mother’s Day weekend and university graduation weekend. The Ivy Hotel invited me to experience their relaxed luxury property and share thoughts with the McCool Travel audience. Relaxed Luxury at The Ivy Hotel Baltimore Here are 6 sensational reasons, McCool Travel […]

Udvar-Hazy Center, Centreville, Virginia

Fascinating Small Town Museums in Northeastern US

This article covers small town museums in Northeastern US, including Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont, Virginia, and West Virginia. Please also see Fascinating Small Town Museums in Southeastern US and Fascinating Small Town Museums in Western US, and Fascinating Small Town Museums in Midwest US. Along with my personal recommendations, I received suggestions from travel writer friends, tourist offices, […]

fun things to do in Hagerstown Maryland

5 Fantastic Things To Do In Hagerstown Maryland

A little over an hour west from Washington, DC and Baltimore, road trippers to Pittsburgh and points west enter gorgeous Eastern US mountain scenery and along I-70, the fastest route, start to see signs for Hagerstown, Maryland. Hagerstown is perhaps the best place to stop before hitting the big split—where I-70 and I-68 separate in Hancock (Maryland). […]

5 fun places to eat in Annapolis: Carrol's Creek Cafe

5 Fun Places to Eat in Annapolis Maryland

Annapolis Maryland is a wonderful destination year-round, and it’s only an hour from Washington DC. It’s the perfect spot for sailing the bay, exploring history on foot, or touring the town by trolley. We love to sample new restaurants and pubs and, fortunately for us, there are plenty of great places to eat in Annapolis. Here are […]