Tag: DC Day Trips

Hike 5 Beautiful Miles That Will Leave You Breathless

We had heard about the trails at Harpers Ferry, WV, and always wanted to go there so when we saw the weather hitting 70 degrees in March and no rain, we knew this was the perfect day to go. For anyone wanting to do this trail, we would recommend wearing hiking boots, taking a lunch,…
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7 Things to Do on a Fun Afternoon in Georgetown

One of my favorite neighborhoods in Washington, DC is Georgetown. There is so much to see and do, and we always have fun afternoon when we go there. There is good food, spooky things, great shopping and more I have listed my favorite seven things to do during an afternoon visit (in both warm and…
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Spend an Awe-inspiring Cold Afternoon in the Library of Congress

One of the sites on our bucket list of living near Washington, DC that we have not been able to check off is the Library of Congress. I am not sure why we haven’t been there yet, but it keep falling off of our list. One a very cold day in March, we decided to…
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Frederick, Maryland: A Wonderful Day Trip from DC

Having a rare free weekend day that was actually sunny in the winter, we wanted to just go for a drive somewhere interesting with a lot to see. After some research, we decided on Frederick, Maryland area since it was within an hour drive and seemed to have a lot of charm with covered bridges,…
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Space, Light, and Sounds at the National Cathedral

We had the amazing opportunity to go to the Seeing Deeper: Space, Light & Sound: An Immersive Lighting Experience event at the National Cathedral. Tickets were only $10, and it sold out pretty quickly so you needed to get them in advance. It was absolutely the most serene and calming event we have ever attended.…
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Christmas in Chinatown: A Washington DC Experience

I love Washington, DC, during the holidays. The decorations, lights, music, and festivities are like no other city I have been visited. We typically go the the National Tree and Botanical Gardens, but this year, we decided to go to Chinatown and see the area, especially the decorations at the CityCenterDC. You can get to…
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