Vacationing in Baltimore

As I walked through the wide crosswalk, I gawked without caring. The flashy buildings, quiet water, and air of action yanked my attention far away from my destination. For a moment, my absentminded steps diverged from my family’s walk toward dinner. My Dad had to catch my attention, causing my…

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Off To The Races

The Kinetic Sculpture Race was this past weekend, and like so many of Charm City’s other festivals and traditions, it was a reminder as to why I think Baltimore is so perfect. Before I launch into my love letter to this bizarre event, let me explain it… It’s an annual race sponsored…

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Summer in the City

In case the heat wave that’s been sweeping the East Coast these past few weeks hasn’t given it away, it’s officially summer here in Baltimore. While a sizable amount of the Hopkins student body chooses to pack up and depart, shoving nine month’s worth of free t-shirts into minivans or…

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