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National Mall

There’s nothing like arriving on the National Mall for the very first time. Seeing the Washington Monument rise majestically to the sky, surrounded by the stately U.S. Capitol Building at one end and the dignified Lincoln Memorial at the other, it’s … 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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Boo at the Zoo

The National Zoo’s annual family-oriented Halloween evening event is now an essential part of the holiday in DC. Geared towards wholesome fun, the three-day celebration will feature over 40 treat stations, after-hours access to animal houses and exhibits and live … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Make the Most of Fall in Washington, DC

Whether you’re an urban explorer or fall fashionista, there’s so much to do when autumn hits the District. While spring and summer get much of the glory in Washington, DC, as the leaves turn shades of auburn and red the … Continue reading

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8 Things to See & Do In Virginia

Dive into history, culture and nature with the diverse offerings of nearby Virginia. With its unusual blend of city and countryside, Virginia offers attractions for any visitor. Think shopping for fashionistas at Tysons Corner, exploring colonial history in Old Town … Continue reading

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Start making your Labor Day weekend plans!

18 Ways to Celebrate Labor Day Weekend in Washington, DC Celebrate summer’s last big weekend with music, food, outdoor activities and baseball. Come to Washington, DC and your summer is guaranteed to end with a bang!  

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Capitol Hill

Historic | Powerful | Rowhouses | Government | Sophisticated Some of the government’s most powerful edifices – the U.S. Capitol, the Supreme Court and the U.S. House and Senate – make their homes on this famed incline, where Instagram-ready views of the Capitol Dome … Continue reading

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