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Get Away to the 18th Century in Williamsburg

Georgetowners are fortunate to live in a neighborhood steeped in the nation’s heritage. Some colonial and Revolutionary sites are right around the corner; others...

Into Equestrian Country By Carriage

Hannah and Dolly drew up to the farm gates just outside of Middleburg, Virginia, last Saturday, May 20. Two strong but gentle carriage horses...

JFK’s Birthplace: A Site To See 100 Years Later

Taking small children to historic cities and sites can be a challenge, as just about every parent or grandparent knows. I have faced that...

A Leesburg Country Getaway

Take a break from city life and try this for a fun day in the country. Leesburg, Virginia, is just 40 minutes outside of...

Georgetown’s Mirror Image: Old Town Alexandria

Alexandria's Winter Restaurant Week runs through Feb. 26 and its St. Patrick's Day Parade is March 4.

Getaway To Stay In

**1840s Carrollton Inn** *50 Albemarle St., Baltimore* *1840scarrolltoninn.com* Located at the center of Heritage Walk in Baltimore’s historic Jonestown neighborhood, the 1840s Carrollton Inn is within a...

Escape D.C. During the Inauguration

With the presidential inauguration set to descend on Washington, D.C., there are many who would rather avoid the congestion and crowds expected Jan. 20....

Radio City, Times Square, and Other Big Apple Icons

Still wondering where to go for the Christmas holidays? Go East, young man. Go to New York. It will seem like old-home times, or like...

Arts Bubble Up Under Baltimore’s Bromo Tower

Known as a down-to-earth, working-class town, famous for its sports teams, its literary giants and a certain HBO series, Baltimore is also a city...

Marshall, Virginia, Has Gone Gourmet

The latest trend in the Virginia countryside is the gourmet transformation of sleepy — and mostly previously ignored — Marshall, 11 miles south of...