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Washington DC Trip Planning

This guide will make planning your trip a little easier. From finding hotels and flights that fit your travel needs to assisting you with your decision regarding what airport to fly into, these resources will help alleviate your vacation and business travel stresses.
  1. DC Month by Month (31)

October 2012 - Washington, D.C.
October in Washington is a great time of year to visit. The air is crisp, the leaves are changing. The 2012 calendar has lots on tap from trick or treating at the National Zoo to Hispanic Heritage Month activities. Here’s a listing of some of what’s going on. Check back often for updates.

10 Money-Saving Tips for a DC Trip
Travel is so expensive. But Washington has some of the cheapest and most interesting attractions to see. All of the Smithsonian’s museums are free; several venues offer free concerts and movies; and the Metro system allows for fairly affordable travel throughout the nation’s capital and nearby suburbs. So here are several ways to save while visiting Washington.

Washington DC Travel Apps
There’s all kinds of apps to make life easier. The hard part is figuring out which ones are worth the download. Here are a few for smartphones and tablets that can make your visit to Washington a little easier.

July 2012 in Washington
There’s lots to do in Washington during July from fireworks to beer tastings at the National Zoo.

What To Do During Washington Heat
Washington summers mean heat and humidity. Here are some things to do this week as the mercury rises.

Five Things You Don't Know About Washington, DC
Washington, DC is probably the most affordable place in the U.S. when it comes to vacation. Almost all of the museums, memorials, monuments and places of note, are free to tour. Learn more.

A Guide to Baltimore Washington International Airport (BWI)
Baltimore Washington International Airport, known as BWI, is about 45 miles and an hour's drive North of Washington, DC. Find-out parking, airlines, and ground transportation

Washington, DC Street Guide
Washington, DC street guide will help you navigate the streets of DC. Divided into quadrants, Washington, DC streets can be tricky to manuever, but once you understand how the city was designed, it will make finding your way, that much easier.

The Five Best Travel Tools to Bookmark for a Bon Voyage
Travel websites that can help you book your vacation to Washington, DC and save you time and money are plentiful. Here are some of the best travel tool sites on the Web.

Washington, DC For Business Travelers
Information for Washington DC business travelers.

Winter Activities In Washington
What to do in Washington during the Winter months.

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