Visiting the U.S. Capitol, Washington DC

The United States Capitol is a monument as well as a working office building and meeting place for the nation’s legislature.  The Capitol also houses an important collection of American art, the Capitol’s architecture is an impressive creation on its own. The Capitol draws millions of visitors each year. The campus is open Monday through Saturday from …
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Savory Crepes

Every morning at the Guest house,  we propose to our guests a “special dish” for breakfast. Tomorrow, we wil prepare some Savory crepes with  ham, muhroom and onion Filling… A crêpe is a type of very thin pancake (usually made from wheat flour) which the word is of French origin, deriving from the Latin crispa, meaning “curled.” …
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FLIPPIN PIZZA IN DUPONT CIRCLE

This is a great place to grab a quick bite to eat, they have pizza by the slice, calzones and pies.  We tried the pizza special  (2 slices + soda for $6 tax included) and it was delicious!  The place is very small but it is stylish, clean and friendly and it is located on Connecticut Avenue near DuPont Circle metro, an easy …
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Transportation Tips for Washington DC Tourists,

Washington, DC is an easy city to get around in as a tourist. We have a reliable and clean metro rail and metro bus system. The Washington Metro Area Transportation Authority website provides a wealth of resources for commuters on the go. You will need a farecard to use the metro rail system and exact change in …
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Car Rentals in the DC metro area

If you are visiting the DC metro area, the district has countless museums, landmarks and restaurants to visit. There are also great activities just a short drive outside of the district lines that that you may want to explore during your stay. Great Falls National Park is located in Great Falls, VA, about a 30 minute drive outside of Washington, …
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Visiting Washington DC Versus New York

 New York is definitely a fun place to visit. However, Washington, DC is even better.  Why?  Allow me please, I am going to list a few of the reasons why you should visit Washington DC anytime of the year with your family, friends or even by yourself.  Yes, by all means, visit New York, Miami, Boston, Philadelphia, …
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“White House Key Lime Pie”

The President informed us prior to his being elected of his constant hankering for pie. For this reason, celebrations at the White House includes an assortment of pie, from sweet potato to good old fashioned American apple pie. The President’s resident pie maker, Executive Pastry Chef Bill Yosses, has shared his recipe, a twist on the traditional key lime pie. He uses Greek yogurt …
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