Category Archives: Maryland

American Visionary Arts Museum Dazzles Baltimore

The weekend before Valentine’s Day found us in Baltimore, Maryland, my wife Therese’s native city, celebrating the holiday a little early and spending time with our friend Faith, who lives just outside of Baltimore.  It all began with a visit … Continue reading

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Teavolve, Pitango Gelato, Stuggy’s: Autumn Sunday in Fells Point

If it’s Autumn, then it must be time to take the train down to Baltimore, Maryland to visit Therese’s friends and family, attend the Maryland Renaissance Festival, explore Fells Point, and eat some good food at places like Pitango Gelato … Continue reading

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Maryland Renaissance Festival: a perfect late-summer day

After spending a Saturday in October visiting Therese’s grandfather and seeing Fells Point, Baltimore, we finished the weekend by enjoying a day at the Maryland Renaissance Festival.  There was lots of great entertainment to enjoy: bagpipe music played by Albanach, … Continue reading

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Snyder’s Restaurant & Stuggy’s Hot Dogs: Baltimore & Fells Point

Two weekends before Halloween, Therese and I took Amtrak down to Baltimore, had lunch at Snyder’s Restaurant with her grandfather, and saw Fells Point on Saturday.  Then on Sunday we went to the Maryland Renaissance Festival before driving to the … Continue reading

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