Three Free Festivals in Washington DC to Put on Your To-Do List

In a city as diverse as Washington, D.C., our favorite festivals introduce locals and visitors alike to the various cultures in our world. Not only do these events offer amazing entertainment, but they are also educational and enlightening. The best events to get your dose of culture include the Folklife Festival, Cherry Blossom Festival, and Passport Read More

Hipmunk City Love: A Quick Guide to the Best DC Hotels Near Metros

If you’re visiting Washington, DC, skip the rental car and take the Metro. This public train system is easy to understand, near major attractions, and less expensive than parking and gas. Book a DC hotel near a Metro station for the smartest way to travel the city. Washington Marriott at Metro Center Located near the Read More

How To Visit Washington DC For Cheap

Photo by KaiG via The sticker price of a visit to Washington, D.C. might shock you. After planning for lodging, transportation, and activities, you may decide to scratch this city from your wish list, but hold off until you finish this article. Here are some tips and tricks to visit Washington, D.C. on the Read More

Eight DC Tourists And How Locals Tell Them Apart

When I travel, I do my best to fit in with locals. Of course it doesn’t always work. Locals have a knack for figuring out who’s a tourist. Here are the most popular DC tourists and how locals can tell them apart. Eight DC Tourists And How Locals Tell You Apart The Chipper Tourist Do Read More