The treasures stored inside D.C.’s impressive collection of museums — dinosaur bones, spaceships, iconic movie and television props and artistic masterpieces — apparently have a lot of international appeal.
Comptroller Peter Franchot is praising a vote by a state task force to recommend a longer summer break for Maryland students.
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Tourism officials say 2013 was another record-breaking year for attractions in the nation’s capital with an increase in domestic visitors and spending.
As tourism season reaches its peak in Washington, AAA has compiled data showing tour buses generate billions of dollars for the nation’s capital.
People from across the world are drawn to the coastal town of Kailua. Its white sand beaches are among the nation’s best. Some recommend the Honolulu suburb for its laid-back vibe. And President Barack Obama vacations there with his family each Christmas.
A government shutdown is having far-reaching consequences for some, but minimal impact on others.
Virginia has boasted that it is “for lovers” since 1969, but the latest numbers show that lovers are flocking there in record numbers these days.
Despite record surpluses, a growing population and shrinking crime and jobless rates, Washington still has a bit of an image problem around the country.
The Smithsonian museums and White House tours may be free, but the District is one of the most expensive U.S. cities to visit in the summertime, according to TripAdvisor.