Baltimore is the biggest city in the state of Maryland in the United States. The city was founded in 1729 on the banks of the Patapsco River. Baltimore was incorporated as a city in 1797 and currently has estimated population of more than 639,000. More than 2.6 million people live in the Baltimore metropolitan area. The city is commonly referred to as Baltimore City to distinguish it from Baltimore county. The tallest building in Baltimore is the Legg Mason building with 40 storeys. Baltimore’s Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center. This photo of the Baltimore Skyline has been selected as the Daily Cool Photo on Running Wolf’s Rant for the 14th of September 2010. Watch this space for daily updates in the Babes and Photography categories.