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Ask a D.C. Expert: What to Pack for Your Trip to Europe

Are you planning a trip to Europe this summer? Pack an efficient suitcase with these tips from travel entrepreneur Tawanna Browne Smith

07/28/2015

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Best Skydiving Near Washington, D.C.

While you can’t actually skydive from a plane above downtown D.C., you can go a little outside of town to get the full experience.

07/25/2015

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Best Toddler-Friendly Activities in Washington, D.C.

D.C. isn’t all about memorials and museums. Nestled in between the nation’s treasures are some attractions perfect for toddlers.

07/24/2015

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Best Places to Go Star Gazing Near Washington, D.C.

As the summer time heats up, some of the best entertainment can be found during the evening with your head tilted towards the sky. There are some great places in D.C. and the surrounding areas to enjoy star and moon gazing. Here are some ideas.

07/18/2015

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Best Public Pools in Washington, D.C.

Washington, DC in summer can be unbearably hot due to the humidity. One way to cool down and keep cool is to spend a day at the pool. Even if you don’t have a pool in your backyard or on the roof of your apartment building, you can still go to a public pool. These are the best public pools in Washington, D.C.

07/17/2015

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Best Places to View Wildlife Near Washington, D.C.

Washington, DC is known for it’s monuments, museums and historic buildings. People may be surprised to know that the city and surrounding areas is flush with nature and wildlife.

07/04/2015

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Best Paintball in Washington, D.C.

Big cities tend to have a large amount of stressed out people. Some people go to happy hour after work to relieve stress, other people like to do something more active.

07/03/2015

Fireworks light up the sky over the Lincoln Memorial, Washington Monument, and the U.S. Capitol on July 4. (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Best Fireworks in Washington, D.C.

It’s not the Fourth of July if there are no fireworks. From nationally televised shows to local community events, Washington, DC has a number of fireworks displays during the holiday.

06/26/2015

Fireworks explode over the White House January 19, 2004 as part of the 55th presidential inaugural 'Celebration of Freedom' event Washington, DC. Bush will be sworn into serve his second term as President of the United States January 20. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Best D.C. Restaurants With A View Of July 4th’s Fireworks

Washingtonians and tourists flock to The National Mall yearly to enjoy the July 4th festivities and watch the fireworks. Here are a selection of restaurant options where you can dine and take in the fireworks show.

06/24/2015

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Best Fourth Of July Events In Washington, D.C.

Fourth of July is a major event in Washington, D.C. for obvious reasons. There are several events leading up to and on Independence Day. Parades, concerts, festivals there are some fun activities and events to enjoy.

06/20/2015

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