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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Check Out the Home and Remodeling Show Near Washington, D.C.

  It’s a new year, which means it is time for new home projects for many people.  It’s a time to start fresh and get work done indoors while the weather is keeping you inside. The annual Home and Remodeling Show at the Dulles Expo Center in Chantilly, Virginia is a great place to gain …
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Indoor Fun at The Observation Deck at CEB Tower in Washington, D.C.

  With the cooler months approaching, now is the time to start planning some fun indoor activities. The Observation Deck in Washington, D.C. is a must see on your next trip into the city. This one-of-a-kind experience is located only 3.7 miles from the heart of downtown and American Guest House. What is The Observation …
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Visiting DC’s National Zoo is an exciting outing all ages can enjoy

We do love our neighbors in our exclusive Kalorama neighborhood, but we must admit a certain fondness for the friends who live less than a mile away – all 1,500 plus of them! The furry, feathered and scaly residents who call the National Zoo home are certainly unique – and a highlight for visitors to …
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Five must know tips before attending college graduation ceremonies in DC

It’s that delightful time of year when college tassles will be flipped, mortarboards thrown upward and families and friends gather to congratulate graduates. In Washington DC it’s especially exciting as we have so many colleges in such a condensed area. Students come from all over the world to attend the 12 universities and colleges that …
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15th Annual Georgetown French Market in Washington, DC

This April 27th through 29th, you won’t have to fly to Paris to experience a taste of France. Washington, DC is known to create unbeatable experiences out of thin air and a few thinly paved streets, and this year’s 15th Annual Georgetown French Market, presented by the Georgetown Business Improvement District, isn’t about to become …
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