the oyster state
This coastal state draws in millions of visitors each year for it’s fly fishing, cycling trails and family-friendly beaches. If you’re a bird-watching fanatic, there’s dozens of migratory birds who travel through Maryland each year. The Baltimore Oriole is one of the favorites in the Maryland birding community because the bright orange feathers makes them easy to spot even without binoculars. This is a state that’s famous for their seafood, which is why Maryland got its nickname “The Oyster State”.