Fun and Quirky Facts About DC
Photo: Brook Ward
You may think you know all about DC and its history, but no matter where you look it seems there are plenty of new things to see ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on January 9, 2023
Why Shaw is the Most Colorful of DC's Historic Neighborhoods
A Haven for Escaped Slaves
Of all of DC's historic neighborhoods, the Shaw community has perhaps one of the most colorful and storied pasts. Shaw ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on March 27, 2015
The Best Things to Enjoy in Alexandria, Virginia
Tucked away just south of the nation's capital, Alexandria, Virginia, combines early American heritage with a keen appreciation for the arts as well ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on November 19, 2013
An Old Building About to be Restored
The iconic Capitol dome in Washington, DC, has been scheduled for restoration for some time now. 1,000 cracks in the dome, along with other ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on October 25, 2013
Dupont Circle Patterson Mansion On Market
TTR Sotheby's International Realty has just listed the iconic Paterson Mansion located directly on Dupont Circle. This last remaining grand mansion ...
Posted by Mark Washburn on July 19, 2013