Living in Baltimore
By Libby Zay, About.com Guide
New to Charm City or thinking about becoming a Baltimorean? Links to information about settling in here.
- City Or The 'Burbs?
- Driving in Maryland
- Find A Job
- Moving to Baltimore
- Neighborhoods in Baltimore
- Real Estate Resources
- Renting a Home or Apartment
- Houses of Worship
- LGBT Guide to Baltimore
- Dog Parks in Baltimore
- Registering to Vote
Find resources for Baltimore's children and families. There's everything from teen drivers to fun attractions as well as information on daycare centers, preschools and K-12 schools.
- Family Attractions
- Baltimore City Schools 2012-2013 Calendar
- Getting Your First Driver's License
- How to Find A Doctor
- Most Popular Maryland Baby Names
Vacationing in our fair city? Check out these links to make your visit more fun and maybe a bit easier.
How to get where you're going, whether you're a commuter, visitor or resident venturing into new territory. Learn about the Maryland vehicle registration, roads, airport and public transit system here.
Shops and Services
Have a specific need or just want to shop for the sport of it? Click here first to figure out where to find what you're looking for.
- Public Markets
- Farmer's Markets
- Grocery Stores
- Ethnic Markets
- Baltimore Area Malls
- Outlet Malls Near Baltimore
- Candy and Chocolate Shops
- Grocery Delivery
- Harborplace and the Gallery
- Harbor East
- Jewelry Stores and Designers
- Vintage Boutiques
History and Culture
Learn about Baltimore's quirky culture and important history.
- Baltimore Trivia: 30 Interesting Facts
- African American History Sites
- Baltimore's Painted Screens
- Edgar Allan Poe Lore
Schools and Learning
The Baltimore area has more than a dozen institutions of higher learning plus hundreds of elementary and secondary school.
- Higher Education in Baltimore
- Baltimore County Magnet Schools
- Enroll in a Baltimore City School
- Historically Black College and Universities
- Maryland High School Assessments
- Register in a Baltimore City School
- Required Vaccinations in Maryland
Government and Municipal Services
Whether it's paying your taxes or getting a license, dealing with the Baltimore-area governments can be a challenge. Find out what you need to know to ease your path through the bureaucracy.
Photo Galleries and Tours
Experience all Baltimore has to offer through photographs.
- Baltimore Aquarium Dolphin Show
- Druid Hill Conservatory
- Charles Village Photo Tour
- Fells Point Walking Tour