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How to Escape While Staying Connected

Leave the laptop behind, dump the mobile device and otherwise abandon anything that could be called “always on” — so goes a frequent recommendation to stressed vacationers. The thinking is that if it’s too easy to stay in touch via … Continue reading

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How to Take a Digital Detox Vacation

When airlines first started offering Internet access on planes, there was an outcry from many folks who were connected almost around the clock and therefore cherished the precious time in the air when no one could call, email or text … Continue reading

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Boutique Bargains in DC!

Don’t miss this annual event! Shoppers who crave the luxury of boutique stores but also bargain-basement prices get the best of both! Old Town Boutique District Warehouse Sale 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria; February 6  

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Washington Auto Show

The Washington Auto Show is a huge event displaying more than 700 new makes and models of cars, trucks, mini-vans and sport utility vehicles from over 42 domestic and import automakers. The Washington Area New Automobile Dealers Association (WANADA) sponsors … Continue reading

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Visit the Smithsonian

The National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) is part of the Smithsonian Institution, the world’s preeminent museum and research complex. The Museum is dedicated to inspiring curiosity, discovery, and learning about the natural world through its unparalleled research, collections, exhibitions, … Continue reading

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White House Visitor Center

If you are coming to Washington DC make sure you go to the White House Visitor Center. The Visitor Center is open seven days a week, from 7:30 am – 4 pm. Allow between 20 minutes and 1 1/2 hours to … Continue reading

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Nutcracker Tickets 2016 for Washington, DC

The Washington, DC area has a wide range of theaters to enjoy the Christmas classic ballet – the Nutcracker. Take the whole family to marvel over Clara’s Christmas fantasy when the wooden toy soldier comes alive and takes her on … Continue reading

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