A visit to Midway Shopping Center is one sure-fire way to take advantage of your travel time.
It's in Ocean City. If you're unfamiliar with that name, it is 90 miles (145 kilometers) from the capital of the state, Annapolis.
Why not spare yourself the headache and stay close by? You'll find 33 possible accommodations within walking distance. Start your search with the Boardwalk One, Quality Inn Boardwalk and Tidelands Caribbean Hotel and Suites.
The immediate area contains a variety of hotels that won't bleed you dry. You might wish to reserve the Gateway Hotel & Suites, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member, 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) away. Alternatively, there's also the Kings Arms Motel, 1 mile (2 kilometers) away.
The Hilton Ocean City Oceanfront Suites has to be on the shortlist of places to spend a few nights while you're here. As an added bonus, it's a mere 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.
Once you're done at Midway Shopping Center, take a brief walk to Coffee Beanery for a snack, a caffeine fix or thirst-quenching drink. Also close-at-hand is Pizza Mambo, a quality eatery that serves up a variety of satisfying dishes. If you're eager for more, you could also stop for a drink or two at Pickles Pub.