Tag Archives: National Mall

Shutdown? Strolling through barricades

How do you explain to foreigners the madness that has covered Washington lately? Baricades in front of the Lincoln Memorial? Veterans groups arriving to television cameras at the World War II? Fountains turned off? A man set himself on fire … Continue reading

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The wheels on the bus go round and round . . . again

Martz Gray Line will begin bus service around the National Mall on March 12, stopping at the World War II Memorial, Lincoln Memorial, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, Smithsonian Metro station and Arlington National Cemetery. Tickets are $5 per boarding. … Continue reading

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National Mall among 15 places for kids to see

Budget Travel magazine ranked 15 monuments and parks that every child should see by the age of 15. It’s an ambitious list because you’d have to spend every summer at one and who has the money for such big trips … Continue reading

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