Monthly Archives: October 2012

Day of the Dead – Los Dias de los Muertos

Here are some Washington DC area events near our Washington DC hotels to celebrate Day of the Dead. Day of the Dead / Los Días de los Muertos is a Mexican custom honoring and remembering those who have died. The … more… »

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The White House: Perhaps America’s Most Haunted House

The most famous address in America–1600 Pennsylvania Avenue–is also perhaps the country’s most famous haunted house. Presidents, first ladies, White House staff members and guests have reported feeling ghostly presences, hearing unexplained noises and even running into actual apparitions. But … more… »

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Spend Columbus Day in Washington DC

The annual Columbus Day holiday was established by Congress to commemorate explorer Christopher Columbus’ landing in the New World in 1492. Any number of nations celebrate Columbus’ journey as well, including the United States, Spain, the Bahamas, and much of … more… »

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