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    Choosing Your Disney Cruise

    Choosing your Disney Cruise Well it should be a breeze. However, there are a lot of factors to consider when initially choosing your Disney Cruise. Here are some of the most important questions to get started: Are you traveling alone? Are you traveling with children? Which is better for you, a short cruise or a long cruise? Which activities are

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    Step Away from the Beltway – Part 3

    Step Away from the Beltway – Part 3 Washington for History Buffs One of the best things Washington, D.C. has to offer is a wealth of attractions for history buffs. There are other attractions besides those in the immediate D.C. area for history buffs to visit. Here are a few of our favorites. Harpers Ferry National Historic Park – At

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    Step Away from the Beltway – Part 2

    Step Away from the Beltway – Part 2 Want to head somewhere new on your Washington, D.C. vacation? Maybe you and yours have already visited Annapolis. Never fear, stop by Baltimore for more fun and adventures. Baltimore Baltimore has a plethora of sports to offer visitors and residents. Home to the Orioles (MLB) and the Ravens (NFL), Washington residents travel

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    Step Away From the Beltway – Part 1

    Step Away from the Beltway – Part 1 Traveling to Washington, D.C. can be hectic, especially if you stay on the beltway. Next time you visit Washington, D.C. (or your first visit if you can spare enough time), try heading out of the city. Over the next few days, we’ll give you some options to get out of the city

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    Happy Hour Applies to More Than Indulging

    A different kind of Happy Hour A lot of places in Washington, D.C. have their own version of Happy Hour. The term typically applies to those precious hours right after the end of the business day for professionals to indulge in cheaper alcoholic drinks. However, in Washington, D.C. it has its own meaning. Sightseeing also offers its own set of