See recent day trip suggestions from the Baltimore Sun Live section.
9:44 PM EST, December 29, 2011
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New York City
7:20 PM EST, December 2, 2011
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November 19, 2011
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Ride the train, take in holiday ice sculptures and see astounding acrobats.
November 10, 2011
Stop to smell the chrysanthemums or see a circus show this weekend
November 3, 2011
Lancaster County, Pa.
10:59 AM EDT, October 31, 2011
8:59 AM EDT, October 27, 2011
From monsters to monster rockfish, the region's got you covered.
9:17 AM EDT, October 18, 2011
Take a trip to craft beer tastings or a haunted amusement park.
4:20 PM EDT, October 3, 2011
Some of the region's events are a scream.
3:29 PM EDT, July 15, 2011
It's the height of summer, so don't miss out on these family-friendly excursions:
6:03 PM EDT, June 30, 2011
The Fourth of July is more than fireworks and picnics. It's a celebration of the day the Continental Congress took the bold step of declaring independence, vowing to "dissolve the political bands" connecting England and the colonies in order to start an entirely new government.
5:21 PM EDT, June 16, 2011
West Virginia's New River Gorge area was already a destination for adrenaline junkies, but now the thrill factor has reached new heights.
2:46 PM EDT, June 9, 2011
To Kenny Callaghan, barbecue is like religion.
7:40 AM EDT, June 3, 2011
Watching the TD Bank International Cycling Championship, set for Sunday in Philadelphia, can have a strange effect on people.
May 26, 2011
Fallingwater book launch and 75th anniversary
8:02 AM EDT, May 20, 2011
Williamsburg, Va., which already has parks and attractions galore for Baltimore day-trippers, has added a half-marathon and 8K race, taking place Saturday and Sunday.
3:52 PM EDT, May 12, 2011
If sipping vino, gourmet noshing and watching boats glide along the Potomac River is your idea of a delicious weekend, then zip down to Maryland's other popular harbor for an outdoor foodie fest.
3:44 PM EDT, May 12, 2011
Chestertown Tea Party Festival
7:19 PM EDT, May 3, 2011
'Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty' exhibit in New York
8:42 AM EDT, April 21, 2011
Think amusement parks are just for kids? Think again.
8:06 AM EDT, April 8, 2011
If you want to spend April in Paris but can't afford it, a short hop to Philadelphia may at least give you that French feeling.
3:28 PM EST, March 11, 2011
Atlantic City Antiques & Collectors Show
4:14 PM EST, February 17, 2011
What better way to celebrate Presidents Day weekend than getting up close and personal with all 43 presidents — well, their lifelike wax figures, that is.