Old Town Theater – Alexandria, VA

If you are looking for a new atmosphere for your next movie choice, check out the Old Town Theater in Alexandria, VA.  Built in 1914, the theater catered to “moving pictures, billiards and bolling alley entertainment”.  After years of renovations, this historic building in the Old Town district of Alexandria is a must see for …
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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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Orange Cranberry Nut Bread

Come and try our fresh baked goods here at Guest House! 2 cups flour 3/4 cup granulated sugar 1 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup coarsely chopped nuts(walnuts or pecans) 1 cup chopped cranberries 3/4 cup orange juice 1/2 cup butter, melted 2 eggs, beaten 1 Tbsp grated orange peel …
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Warm Cheese and Mushroom Toast

Here at the Guest House, we are not only baking cake or pastry but also we cook a special dish every morning. Today, we propose you the Cheese and Mushroom toast: 2 Tbs. unsalted butter 1 large shallot, finely diced (about 1/4 cup) Kosher salt 10 oz. mixed mushrooms (like shiitake, cremini, and oyster), trimmed and thinly …
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Introductory Flight Lesson! Bowie, MD

Have you ever wanted to fly? Bowie, Maryland is just outside of Washington DC and offers low cost introductory flight lessons. Get one-on-one training with a certified flight instructor on the basics of ground school as well as airtime. Enjoy! Joseph, Innkeeper American Guest House in Washington DC

Visiticket Power Pass

Visiticket offers a Power Pass for tourism in the Washington, DC area as well as some other major cities. The passes are sold for 1, 2, 3 or 5 days of consecutive use. Some sites of interest included are the International Spy Museum, the Museum of Crime and Punishment as well as the Phillip’s collection. …
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