Situated in the Mid-Atlantic Region in the country of The United States of America is the state of Maryland. Many travellers enjoy a Maryland holiday because there is never a lack of things to see and do, even if you stay for longer than the average holiday period! Visitors will find that a Maryland holiday rental villa will have all of the amenities and mod-cons they need to ensure a truly relaxing, enjoyable break from the rat-race.
The advantage of a Maryland holiday is that there are as many outdoor activities as attractions to be enjoyed in the state. No matter what time of year you decide to have a holiday in Maryland you will be able to partake in a variety of activities including deep-sea fishing, diving, surfing, water skiing, water tubing, bird watching, whale watching, cycling, walking, swimming, tennis, golf, snorkelling and hiking.
If you feel the need to venture further afield than your Maryland holiday rental villa to see what the rest of the state has to offer, then it is recommended that you spend some time in the state’s capital city, Annapolis. Sitting proudly at the mouth of Chesapeake Bay and dating back to the 17th century, visitors to Annapolis will find plenty of great sights and attractions to keep them occupied. One of the most notable and important attractions of the city is the Maryland State House, the oldest state capitol building that is still in legislative use to this day. The house is distinctive with a large wooden dome on top, which amazingly was erected without the use of any nails at all. Other sights not to be missed in Annapolis include the Hammond-Harwood House, a beautiful mansion that was built in 1774 by a well-to-do tobacco planter named Matthias Hammond.
Should you now be considering reserving a fabulous Maryland holiday rental villa then you will be able to experience a typical temperate climate, which means that there are warm, humid summers and cool winters. The warmest months to have a Maryland holiday tend to be July and August when the daytime temperature soars to around 31°C. The cooler winter months of January and February see the daytime temperature fall to between -3°C and 7°C. The annual rainfall amount for the state is quite high at 31 inches.
Travellers on a Maryland holiday can begin their trip by arriving at Washington Baltimore Airport (BWI) which is located on the eastern side of the state. Amongst the airlines that have regular, affordable flights are Continental Airlines, Air Canada, British Airways, Delta Airlines and US Airways. Passengers can leave the UK from various UK airports such as Heathrow (LHR), Gatwick (LGW), Cardiff (CWL), Liverpool (LPL) and Edinburgh (EDI).