Take the Best Washington DC Tours & Excursions in 2021

We all know that Washington DC enjoys a prestigious status because it is the capital of the US. However, that’s not all about it, as Washington DC has so much more to offer to its visitors. But you can only enjoy them when you opt for the best Washington DC Tours & Excursions in 2021 […]

8 Social Distancing DC day trips from Washington

Washington DC is fortunately located near a host of incredible day and weekend travel options. If DC Day trips are on your mind, we’ve rounded up nearby cities, waterfront towns, and mountain retreats in Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania, where you can escape. Between the COVID-19 pandemic and the election, 2020 was the most stressful year […]

What’s Open In DC: Hours and Ticket Information

Here’s what you can expect when you visit us and what our buildings and businesses will be asking from you to keep everyone safe. Always follow CDC protocols for mask-wearing and social distancing and obey museum or businesses individual guidelines and requirements. For Smithsonian visitors 2 and older who are not fully vaccinated face coverings […]

Hotels Near the White House

The Historic Willard Hotel, shown above, is just one block from the White House. Other hotels nearby are the Grand Hyatt, Sofitel, the Hyatt Place on K St, Hampton Inn on H St, AKA White House, The W Hotel, the Hilton Garden Inn 14th & I Street NW and the Hamilton Hotel.  

Transportation Suggestions in DC

Sightseeing on the National Mall? The first thing you should know is that it’s 2.5 miles from the US Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial (east to west). That may not seem like a lot, but it is. You might want to work in some sort of transportation during your visit. There are options like, Bike […]