|Annapolis City Facts|
|Country||USA (United State of America)|
|Counties||Anne Arundel County|
|Total Area||7.6 sq miles|
|Lat Long Coordinates||38.9789° N,76.4923° W|
|Time Zone||EST (UTC−05:00)|
|Major Religion||Roman Catholic, Christian|
|Museums||Annapolis Maritime Museum, Banneker-Douglass Museum|
Annapolis is a pleasant and lovely city located by the Atlantic Ocean.
The closeness to the Atlantic is the reason behind its being the address of United States Naval Academy. Annapolis is also referred to as the sailboat capital of the world as every year in autumn the city organizes one of the biggest power boats and sail boats show. The city tries to remember its colonial past every year through the Maryland Renaissance Festival.The costumes, food, traditions and accents of 16th century England are celebrated in this festival. While in Annapolis the Maryland State House and the City Dock or commonly called the Ego Alley should be visited.
Some of the famous hotels of Annapolis are Historic Inns of Annapolis, Loews Annapolis Hotel, Marriott Annapolis Waterfront, O'Callaghan Hotel, Comfort Inn, Country Inn &Suites by Carlson, Quality Inn, Super 8 Motel, Best Western, Courtyard by Marriott, Hampton Inn &Suites, Homestead Studio Sites, Residence Inn by Marriott, SpringHill Suites, Doubletree, Sheraton Barcelo.
For a seafood lover a visit to the Maryland seafood festival is a must as no where in the world is it possible to get such wide variety of menu ranging from fish to crabs, from oysters to lobsters. A great festivity attached to it is the proof of dedication and love of the local residents for everything attached to the sea. Some of the restaurants which serve excellent seafood in Annapolis all through the year are:
If an idle afternoon on a yacht is not your choice the yacht clubs can provide you with a power yacht for participating in exciting race. The yacht clubs in Annapolis are one of the reasons behind its designation of the Sailboat Capital of United States'. In June every year people from all over the world gathers to participate in an exciting yacht race conducted by the yacht clubs of Annapolis and the Naval Academy.
There are number of yacht clubs in Annapolis the names of some of those clubs are:
Last Updated On : March 19, 2013