Baltimore Journals

Summer Overnight in Charm City

A June 2009 trip to Baltimore by artbasement

Admiral Fell Inn Photo, Baltimore, Maryland More Photos
Quote: Heading to Baltimore for an early birthday trip.

St. John's Church

Attraction | "Charm City Craft Mafia's Pile of Craft Show"

St. John's Church Photo, Baltimore, Maryland
Pile of Craft is a hip craft fair featuring Baltimore-area artisans and craftsters and sponsored by the Charm City Craft Mafia. I'm always interested in helping out local businesses and artists when I can, so checking our the Pile of Craft show was the impetus for my birthday trip to Baltimore.The show seemed smaller and less crowded than the Christmastime show (Holiday Heap). I'm not sure if it's the economy or the time of year. And while I enjoyed being able to spend more time browsing each table with less of a crowd, I fear that the profits won't be as nice for the artists.My husband and I picked up several awesome items from some of our favorite vendors. He even got a co...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on June 23, 2009

St. John's Church
2640 St. Paul Street
(410) 366-7733

Admiral Fell Inn

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Hotel | "A Strange Experience"

Admiral Fell Inn Photo, Baltimore, Maryland
I made the reservation on their web site at lunch time on Thursday. Saturday afternoon, when we arrived at the Admiral Fell Inn, our reservation was not to be found. I had the confirmation number, which helped with the desk staff finally decided to call the reservation line for assistance. She found the reservation and pushed it through to the hotel system while we enjoyed a quiet conversation in one of the beautiful, cozy lobby sitting areas.Key cards in hand, we took the elevator to the fourth floor, wound our way through the hot, stuffy hallway, and opened the door to our room. The room was spacious and sunny. The king bed was the centerpiece of the room, but there was also a love ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on June 23, 2009

Admiral Fell Inn
888 South Broadway
Baltimore, Maryland 21231
(410) 522-7377