Annapolis - Maryland
Annapolis is a historic seaport and extremely attractive university and naval academy city. It is the capital of Maryland and it is often referred to as America’s sailing capital. Located along the Chesapeake Bay, it is only 26 miles south of Baltimore and 29 miles east of Washington, D.C. Annapolis offers visiting yachts a wonderful destination to add to their cruising itinerary whilst navigating the famous sailing grounds of the expansive Chesapeake Bay. Annapolis is a beautiful town with several museums, lots of magnificent shopping, and a large selection of restaurants. Various special events occur throughout the year. For example, the Naval Academy band performs a free concert on the City Dock in the evenings from June to August. There is no shortage of activities for crew or guest to partake in while in Annapolis. The nearest international airport is the Baltimore Washington International (BWI), which is 20 miles away from Annapolis.