The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, photographs, maps and other items in its collection. The Thomas Jefferson Building (shown here) is the main building of the library and opened in 1897. The...
A driving vacation is more interesting when you have some great stops along the way. Here are some of the places we have stopped when driving from Chicago to Washington DC
One of the hidden treasures of Washington, DC, is a massive Byzantine church filled with precise replicas of the holiest sites in Christendom. the Franciscan Monastery.
The National Gallery of Art is located on the National Mall in Washington D.C., and is a great change of pace from the many museums that are nearby. The paintings range from the Middle Ages through modern times, and there is even an outside garden...
No trip to D.C. is complete without a visit to one of the world class Smithsonian museums. Just a short drive away from the city is a hidden gem that is sure to delight aviation fans of all ages.
One of the best ways to get a feel for a city is have a stroll around it on a Sunday, when the pace is slower and its inhabitants aren't concerned with anything but enjoying the day off, just as yourself.
Ford's Theatre in Washington D.C. was the scene of America's greatest tragedy. On April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln, having successfully guided the country through four years of bloody Civil War, was shot by a southern sympathizer. The...
If you are looking for a place where the locals go for food full of flavor then look no further than this hidden gem in the heart of Washington DC.
In 2013 on the 43rd Anniversary of Earth Day, Washington DC planned the first Earth Month, headquartered from Union Station by the Earth Day Network. The Mall event became a part a large celebration.
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