Should tour guides in Washington have to prove they know James Madison from James Monroe? Should those in New Orleans take tests on the difference between Creole and Cajun?
More than $850,000 in matching grant money is headed to 46 local tourism initiatives to help regional tourism officials attract more visitors.
Virginia is kicking off its third annual craft beer month.
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.
Make the most of your summer with this ultimate guide to road trips.
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.