Charles Street Baltimore Public Transport

Since the early decades of the 20th century, the motor car has become one of society’s indispensable and most widely sought after necessities. Probably more so in America than in most other countries, a home without a car is regarded as a home lacking in one of life’s basic conveniences. Just getting most large cities [...]

By | 2016-11-22T15:18:32+00:00 September 27th, 2016|1201 Blog|Comments Off on Charles Street Baltimore Public Transport

Federal Hill Apartments Fascinate Foreign Tourists

My wife and I were strolling around Federal Hill, Baltimore, showing the sights to a couple of good friends, who had come over to visit from South Africa. Walking down the street, they remarked on an interesting phenomenon that is a familiar part of the scene in the downtown areas of many American cities. They [...]

By | 2016-08-09T14:36:12+00:00 August 9th, 2016|1201 Blog|Comments Off on Federal Hill Apartments Fascinate Foreign Tourists

The History of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor

Settlers, Steamboats and Sailing Ships. The Birth of Baltimore's Inner Harbor.   The Early Days It was almost twenty-five years after John Smith had made his historic landing at Baltimore in 1608, when the first English settlers started arriving. These intrepid early immigrants, were intent on building a new home for themselves in the lush, green [...]

By | 2016-11-22T15:18:33+00:00 March 21st, 2016|1201 Blog|Comments Off on The History of Baltimore’s Inner Harbor