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Visiting a University in DC? Stay at American Guest House!

Fortunately, Washington DC is home to many of the United States’ world-class universities. In this vein, D.C.’s universities have curricula spanning a wide range of disciplines sure to appeal to many! Whether you are touring college campuses, attending an event, or coming to celebrate graduation, American Guest House is located about 9 minutes away from George …
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Why You Should Choose a Bed and Breakfast over a Hotel

Make Your Trip to Washington DC Memorable Are you looking for a place to stay in Washington DC, but have never stayed in a bed and breakfast? Are you leaning towards lodging in a hotel just because that seems more familiar? You might feel comfortable booking hotels when they are traveling to a big city …
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Cherry Blossoms near the Potomac River

2019 Cherry Blossom Season in Washington, D.C. !

The most exciting and beautiful time in D.C. is just around the corner – Cherry Blossom season!   HISTORY    To fully appreciate the beauty of the cherry blossom trees, one must first understand the history of these beautiful plants. In 1912, Mayor Yukio Ozaki of Tokyo gifted D.C. 3,000 cherry trees as a symbol of friendship and peace …
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Shop ‘Til You Drop in Dupont Circle Washington, D.C.

Often Georgetown is associated with shopping in Washington D.C., but Dupont Circle is becoming increasingly popular as a hot shopping destination as well. Dupont Circle is located near Connecticut Avenue NW and Massachusetts Avenue NW. The main street encompasses bistros, bars, boutiques, book stores and specialty shops galore. If you are planning on paying Dupont …
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5th Annual Capital Dragon Boat Regatta at the Wharf in Washington DC

Come check out the newly finished Washington DC Southwest Waterfront at The Wharf.  It is the place to be on Saturday, August 25, 2018 for the Capitol Dragon Boat Regatta! The regatta is held on just this one day and is truly entertaining for both the athletes and spectators. We are especially excited to see …
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