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5 Places in Washington, D.C. Never Affected by a Shutdown

When you read this, the federal government may or may not be operational. Nonetheless, in these uncertain times, it’s good to have a bunch of spots in your arsenal you know will always be open. After all, it’s no fun to plan a trip and then have your excursions thwarted. The Newseum The Newseum is […]

Georgetown Like A Local

Whether the occasion is President’s Day, Memorial Day, July 4th or spring or summer break, anytime of year is a great time to visit the nation’s capital thanks to its many activities providing the right balance of education, enlightenment and fun. However, as the Smithsonian, the National Zoo and the halls of government occasionally have […]

Gingerbread Holiday Hotel Displays

Looking for a special home away from home? It’s home sweet home with these hotel lobby gingerbread displays. Some lucky guests can even dine in one when booking a larger room. They’re open through Jan. 1, so, even if you can’t say overnight, it’s still worth a visit to check out. Great Wolf Lodges It’s […]

Celebrating the Holidays as a Family in Washington, D.C.

Head to Washington, D.C.’s National Harbor district for a top-notch family Christmas, with all the amenities and activities you need to make this season a magical one. Through Jan. 1, 2019, check out the now famous interactive ICE! attraction at Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. Two million pounds of ice are hand-carved into vibrant, […]

Incorporating Family Into Your Bleisure Travel

Bleisure travel is a buzzword in the travel industry right now, and it can be a great perk to business travelers who want to extend business trips for leisure purposes. However, if you have a family, you might not want to stick around Rome or London for a few extra days without them. Here’s how […]

Have an A-Plus Weekend in D.C. With the Family

If you thought Hamilton was the hardest ticket in town to get, think again. The Broadway smash is nothing compared to entry at the new National Museum of African American History and Culture, where everyone from tourists to the most well-heeled Washingtonian is ditching work to score a coveted timed entry. Weekend tickets free before […]