1. The National Mall – What is it?

    If you pay attention to news out of Washington DC, you may notice an area called the National Mall is mentioned fairly often. No, it is not a shopping mall, but chances are you already knew that. So what is it and where is it located and what is it?┬áThe National Mall is a long, grassy area that stretches from the United States Capitol Building on the east all the way past the Washington Monument …Read More

  2. African American Heritage Tours – Great for Family Reunions

    Every summer, countless family members from all over the country arrive in Washington DC to celebrate their annual family reunion. On any given Saturday (or Friday) during the months of June through August, many of those families embark on a quest to learn more about the history of African Americans in the United States. Their journey often includes an African American Heritage Tour that typically…Read More