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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Mount Vernon’s 2017 Wine Festival and Sunset Tours

Just outside of the beltway is a beautiful place called Mount Vernon, it was home to our first nation’s first president, George Washington and his wife, Martha Washington. There is much history to explore and many events that shaped the fabric of our nation here. Many events are still held at Mount Vernon every year, …
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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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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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Valentine’s Day Special 2017

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and our Washington DC inn wants your day to be special. What better way to spend your Valentine’s Day than relaxing in one of our cozy rooms, popping open a bottle of our Chandon Sparkling Wine, and waking up to a delicious homemade breakfast? Treat yourself to a …
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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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Visit the Bureau of Engraving and Printing, Washington, DC

If you are walking about along the National Mall this season, an infrequently visited museum is a must see for all ages.  The Bureau of Engraving and Printing is located just southeast of the Washington Memorial, off the Smithsonian Metro Rail Station (Blue or Orange Line).  One notable gift that is produced at BEU is …
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Old Town Trolley Tours, Washington DC

It’s a bit chilly in DC during the winter, but don’t let that stop you from seeing all the great sights that the National Mall has to offer!  Old Town Trolley Tours offers a wide range of packages for viewing the national mall, museums and historic districts in the DC area with easy.  On and …
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