Capitol Hill Neighborhood

One of my favorite neighborhoods to explore in DC is Capitol Hill. Not only does it have the historical sites and monuments, but also a daily market, great restaurants, and unique shops to visit. Our DC Inn is an easy commute to all of the excitement as we are just a 10-minute walk to the …
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The Electronic Superhighway: a must-see DC exhibit

There are so many museums and galleries in Washington DC that picking attractions to visit can feel like picking a name out of a hat. While it’s true that there’s a plethora of great things to see in DC, there is one exhibit in particular I recommend putting on your list: The Electronic Superhighway exhibit …
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Chinatown: A DC Must-Visit Neighborhood

Upon crossing under the Friendship Archway, you enter a world of culture, history, and nightlife in the small, historic neighborhood of Chinatown. Situated along H and I Streets between 5th and 8th Streets, Northwest, Chinatown comprises of diverse restaurants, shopping, museums, and theatres. Though Chinatown lives up to its name and consists of many of …
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Smithsonian Collection: The National Gallery of Art

Just off the National Mall sits one of the most amazing art museums in the United States, the National Gallery of Art. Located just a short walk from our Washington DC B&B its a great place to spend the day looking over centuries old pieces of art. The beautiful Sculpture Garden is also attached to the …
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Smithsonian American Art Museum

The Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) is located here at the nation’s capital in the National Mall, near our Washington DC bed and breakfast. The American Art Museum is one of the first collections of American art, as it was established in 1829. Abraham Lincoln, in fact, held his inaugural ball at the museum in what is now known …
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Planning a visit to DC in 2015

Are you planning a vacation to the DC area?  Overwhelmed by all the things to see and do?  It can be daunting, but here are a few suggestions. First, close your eyes and take a deep breath.  Now, take a poll of all the people going, to determine everyone’s likes and interests.  Is it the …
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Woman’s National Democratic Club

The Woman’s National Democratic Club was established in 1922 and it is housed in The Whittemore House, one of Washington DC’s most historic and elegant mansions-turned Museum, since 1927.  WNDC’s expressed roll is to provide a place for local Democrats to meet. It’s members have a place for lively discussion from local influential Washingtonians as well …
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