Charm City Faves

More things, from the quirky to the sublime, that we love about Bal­ti­more.

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With lots to love in Bal­ti­more, our list of 15 things, from the quirky (a tat­tooed Barbie doll?) to the sublime, is just the be­gin­ning.

1 The sign of the

90-year- old Domino Sugar re­fin­ery above

the skyline

2 Spot­ting public

art all over, thanks to the city bud­get’s one-per­cent-for

art rule

3 The first “inked” Barbie at Fells Point’s Tat­too

Mu­seum

4 Babe Ruth! The Sultan of Swat’s boy­hood home, near Cam­den

Yards

5 Stum­bling upon a film crew shoot­ing an in­die movie or

hit TV show

6 Sparkling baubles at Har­bor East’s

Amaryl­lis

7

Our literati: Edgar Allan Poe, H. L. Mencken,

Anne Tyler

8 The col­or­ful res­i­dents of the Na­tional Aquar­ium

9 Charles Vil­lage’s Vic­to­rian- era row houses

10 Re­li­gious sites like the home of Mother Se­ton, the first U. S.-born Catholic saint

11 The fudgy good­ness of a Berger cookie

12 Rais­ing the flag daily at Fort

McHenry

13 Get­ting around town by scenic

wa­ter taxi

14 The trea­sure trove that the Cone sis­ters be­queathed the Bal­ti­more Mu­seum of Art

15 Free rides on the Charm City

Cir­cu­la­tor

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