The Kalorama Neighborhood of our Washington DC B&B

Here at American Guest House, a DC Inn, we just want to share with you little about the neighborhood we call home. The Kalorama Neighborhood is located in NW Washington DC, straddled between DuPont Circle to its south and Woodley Park to its north. It also borders another well known neighborhood of the city, Adams Morgan. …
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Memorial Day in DC 2017

Each year we honor the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country by taking the Memorial Day holiday to pay tribute to our heroes. This year, on May 29th, Washington DC will have events all day throughout the city to recognize our veterans. Here at the nation’s capital we have some of …
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How to tour the Capitol Building in Washington DC

Have you ever wanted to learn more about the history of our great nation? Have you ever wanted to walk the halls that our founding fathers walked? In Washington DC, there is lots of history, but the Capitol Building stands alone with its richness still growing each day.  The first step with getting to tour …
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2017 National Memorial Day Parade

Memorial day is the mark of the start of summer in America. The weather is just beginning to get warm and the grills are starting to light up. People hit the roads, travelling near and far, from the beach to the mountains, small towns to the cities, most people are breaking the normal weekend routine. …
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U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in DC

The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC is an educational and moving museum where you can learn about the events leading up to and during the Holocaust. The museum is comprised of various exhibits that explore the history and impact of the Holocaust on the world. These exhibits delve into the history of the Holocaust through …
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2017 Rock and Roll DC Marathon, Half Marathon and 5K

Are you ready to Rock? Are you ready to Roll? Are you ready to Run? This year’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Washington DC Marathon is March 11th. This race is a 26.2 mile race starting and finishing at RFK Stadium, weaving through many of DC’s best neighborhoods including Kalorama, Popular Point and Adams Morgan, providing runners …
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National Cherry Blossom Festival 2017

Every year in commemoration of Japan’s gift to the United States in 1912, Washington DC puts on the nation’s greatest springtime celebration, the National Cherry Blossom Festival. As the Japanese Cherry Blossoms come into full bloom and blanket the nation’s capitol, the city gears up for a month long celebration full of festivities from March 20th-April 16th. Though …
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President’s Day in Washington DC 2017

Washington DC is the perfect place to spend your President’s Day weekend, as it was home to George Washington and the city will be hosting many events in celebration. Most businesses will be closed on Monday, February 20th in honor of Washington’s birthday, so what better way to celebrate the holiday than taking a weekend …
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