Looking for insider tips on what to do in Baltimore?
A proud native of Baltimore, Dan Ashby gives us insider tips on what to do in the city of Baltimore when you are there for the 2012 ASHP Summer Meeting & Exhibition on June 9 - 13, 2012!
Name: Daniel M. Ashby, M.S., FASHP
Employer: The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Hometown: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
How long have you been in Baltimore? 13 years
Favorite place in the city: "Downtown": Harbor East, Fells Point and Federal Hill
Best way to spend a Saturday in the city: A short walk around the harbor to Fells Point; shops and restaurants; or take the water taxi.
Favorite restaurant: Charleston, Cinghiale, Pazo, Capital Grill or almost any restaurant in Little Italy ... you can't go wrong if you like Italian. (Amiccis, Ciao Bella, Della Notte and Caesar's Den)
Favorite landmark or activity at the Inner Harbor: A short distance from the Inner Harbor: Fort McHenry (could access by water taxi) or the Train Museum (a short cab ride)
Top insider tip for visitors: Locals more likely to frequent Harbor East, Fells Point, Canton or Federal Hill ... all a short distance from the Inner Harbor.
Do you have a favorite spot in Baltimore? We would love to hear from you. Please comment on your "must see" in Baltimore.