Berlin, MD, USA

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Berlin, MD, USA

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Berlin, MD: One of the best small towns to visit in the U.S.

Voted one of the ’20 Best Small Towns to Visit’ in the USA, Berlin is a history buff's delight and features architectural styles going back nearly 200 years. But don't take our word for it, check out the town's traditional main street, which is teeming with shops and restaurants, as well as a host of Federal-era homes. Plus, the area has great parks and hiking trails, and the Atlantic is just a stone's throw away. All of this means that Berlin vacation rentals are really popular, so be sure to plan your trip in advance.

Shop 'til you drop along Berlin's historic main drag

As you stroll along Berlin’s quaint Main Street, you’ll find traditional red-brick buildings boasting restaurants and shops just chock-full of shopping opportunities for you to enjoy. You can go kayaking or canoeing in the serene marshlands, play a round of golf, or splash around at the local water park. There are some great biking trails in the area, plus you’re only a twenty-minute drive from the picturesque sandy beach in Ocean City. Berlin also has several parks where you can have a picnic while your little ones can burn off some energy.

Check out these lovely things to see in Berlin, MD

If you’re a history buff, the town of Berlin is proud to sport no less than forty-seven buildings on the National Historic Register. So, where to start? A visit to the Welcome Center will help point you in the right direction, where highlights of the Federal, Twentieth-century and Victorian architecture will take you to sites like the Taylor House Museum, the Calvin B. Taylor House, and Rackliffe Plantation House set along the shores of Sinepuxent Bay. There’s go-cart and live harness racing at Ocean Downs, plus they also have a casino where you may want to try your luck.

It blows hot and cold, that's how it goes in Berlin, MD

During the summer months, the average temperature in Berlin, MD, runs to a sweaty 86°, while in the winter, the average can fall as low as 28°, though it only gets an annual snowfall of 8 inches and can boast 200 annual days of sunshine. The most pleasant times of year to visit Berlin are during the spring or the fall months, when temperatures tend to be cooler, plus you'll also get the added bonus of lower prices when booking Berlin vacation rentals. It's a win-win for everyone! Just take a sweater, and you'll be good to go.

Wild horses couldn't drag me away

Established circa-1790, Berlin only has a population of approximately 4,500 residents, but it packs a punch. It's about 140 miles southeast from either Washington, DC, or Baltimore, MD. Berlin vacation rentals will put you near the only oceanfront park in the state, Assateague State Park, where travelers come to view wildlife including birds, deer, and even wild horses. The 43-acre Herring Creek Nature Park offers several bird-watching stations, plus you can enjoy the natural setting and family fun at Frontier Town High Ropes Adventure Park, just 5 miles from Berlin.