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Day Trip to Antietam National Battlefield!

If’ you’re in D.C. for a prolonged visit, why not take a detour out of the city and visit the battlefield of Antietam? While your team at American Guest House, a D.C. bed and breakfast, loves everything D.C.- related, a day trip to Sharpsburg, the site of the Batlle of Antietam, can get you away …
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Spotlight on House Museums in Washington DC

House museums in D.C. don’t get the credit that they deserve. When people come to D.C., they always make it a priority to see well-known museums, such as those in the Smithsonian. While such institutions are undoubtedly worthwhile, nothing can offer you a better taste of authentic D.C., living than a house museum! As the …
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Spotlight on the National Museum of African American History and Culture!

Museums enrich our understanding of history and society, and the National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is no exception! The latest addition to the Smithsonian, the NMAAHC had been a long-awaited arrival when it opened its doors to the public in 2016. By that point, the museum had officially been over 13 years …
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Your Guide to Visiting the White House

Have you ever wondered what it’s like inside the White House? If you are planning a trip to Washington DC, the home of the president of the United States is a must-see! Not only has it been the home of United States president since 1800. Commissioned by George Washington, it is one of the most recognizable and …
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Are the best hotel deals found through Online Travel Agents? Think again!

When travelers are searching for lodging, the most common way to find hotels is through Online Travel Agencies (OTAs).  In recent years, OTAs have grown in size, and their dominance in the hospitality industry is undeniable. Travelers often believe that OTAs, such as Expedia and Booking.com, are convenient, presenting guests with a range of lodging …
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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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