Posts Tagged: Washington DC Guide

Tour of Old Town Alexandria | Things to See and Do

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Home to one of the oldest historic districts in America, Alexandria boasts a heavy dose of colonial charm. But, it’s still a living, breathing, functioning city creating new chapters stacked atop its storied past. Bisecting Old Town from west to east is King Street, a thoroughfare bustling with restaurants and cafes, bars and bistros, stands […]

Korean War Veterans Memorial

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This post is a guide to the Korean War Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC and covers how to get here as well as explaining its symbolism.  Introduction Plan Your Visit Design and Symbolism Guided Tours + Talks Other DC Memorials Things to Do in DC     Overview The memorial is dedicated to the millions […]

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Guide

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MLK Memorial DC Guide

This post is a guide to the Martin Luther King, Jr (MLK) Memorial in Washington, DC, with tips on planning your visit as well as a self-guided walk through. Introduction Plan Your Visit Design Walk-Thru Guided Tours and Talks Other DC Memorials Things to Do in DC   INTRODUCTION The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial […]

Thomas Jefferson Memorial Tour and Visitor Guide

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This is a short guide to the Thomas Jefferson Memorial in Washington, DC, including tips on parking, public transport as well as a short guided tour.    Intro Plan Your Visit Design Explained Guide to DC Memorials Things to Do in DC     INTRODUCTION It’s only as you approach the memorial, that you can […]

The Only Cherry Blossom Festival Guide & Map You Need [2019]

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Cherry Blossom Festival

This post covers everything you need to know about the Cherry Blossom Festival for 2019, including how to get there, the best places to view the blossoms and events. Check out our Cherry Blossom Tours for the best way to see the blooms! Dates of the Cherry Blossom Festival & Peak Bloom Best Place to […]

Transportation between Washington, D.C. and Dulles Airport

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Ground Transportation Dulles Airport to Downtown Washington DC

This post compares the different ways of reaching Washington, DC from Dulles Airport.   We have ordered the options from cheapest to most expensive with some analysis of each option to help you choose which one is best for you.  Flying into Dulles International Airport can sometimes feel like a hassle because of its distance […]

Free Things To Do in DC

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There are a lot of free things to do in DC, including all the national memorials and some of the best museums in the world, the Smithsonian Museums. This is a definitive list of free things to do in DC and some that are almost free. With a little bit of planning you can take […]

National Mall Guide and Things to Do

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This post is a guide of things to do on the National Mall in Washington, DC, with tips on how to get here, where to park, on choosing museums as well as a self-guided tour.   What and Where is the National Mall Museums on the Mall Attractions on the Mall Where to Eat Guided + […]

Things to Do in Georgetown, D.C.

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Things to Do in Georgetown DC

This post is a summary of things to do in Georgetown, DC, including sightseeing, restaurants, and shopping. It’s on the top of our list of places to see in DC – the oldest family run restaurant, the homes of celebrities and historical figures past and present.  Top Things to See Plan Your Visit Guided Tours […]