Best Single-Day Road Trips Around Washington DCWant to get out of town for just the day? Here are five amazing destinations located just a few hours from DC where you can take respite from the bustling city.
Church & Community Groups: 4 Exciting Day Trips You Can Do With A Chartered Bus (Without Breaking The Bank)Here are four affordable and exciting day trips you may want to consider on your next group outing aboard a chartered bus.
History Lover's Guide to Gettysburg, PennsylvaniaIf you love traveling back in time and learning about our nation's past, you have to make plans to visit Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. During your visit you will have access to explore historical sites, museums and even walk in the footsteps of both Confederate and Union troops.
Top Spooky Vacation Destinations for HalloweenMake plans this Halloween to take a vacation and visit some of the spookiest destinations in the country. Many of these areas have a tragic past, which adds to the chances of them being haunted and creating a spooky feeling among those who tour the area.
Md. Auction of Civil War Soldier's Skull Canceled After Protests, Burial With Honors Planned InsteadThe planned auction of a skull found at Gettysburg that purportedly was that of a Civil War soldier has been canceled following protests, and officials say the remains have instead been donated by the auction company for burial with honors.
The Gettysburg Address -- 150 Years LaterOn the Civil War battlefield where President Abraham Lincoln gave a speech that symbolized his presidency and the sacrifices made by Union and Confederate forces, thousands gathered Tuesday, historians and everyday Americans alike, to ponder what the Gettysburg Address has meant to the nation.
Medal Of Honor Recipients Meet In Gettysburg Nearly half of the 79 living recipients of Medal of Honor are attending the gathering in Gettysburg, where some of its first recipients fought 150 years ago.
Best Last Minute Labor Day Vacation Spots Near Washington DCLabor Day plans fill up quickly, so here are some last-minute options that include places both near and far to enjoy beach time, the great outdoors or just getting out of Washington DC.
'Lincoln' Director Spielberg Speaks In Gettysburg With his new film about the 16th president in theaters, two-time Academy Award winning director Steven Spielberg was to make the keynote address during ceremonies that celebrate the 149th anniversary of "The Gettysburg Address."