Tag Archives: Best Washington DC walking tours

What’s on the radio?

During the dark days of the Great Depression and World War II, Americans huddled around their radios hoping for the latest news and a little inspiration. The fireside chats by Franklin Delano Roosevelt were staples of listening from 1933-45. The … Continue reading

Posted in Monuments and Statues | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

5 mistakes Washington tourists make

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

5 overlooked Washington gems

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

5 must sees for Washington visitors

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Small places I love in town – Lincoln portraits

My favorite places aren’t the biggest attractions, but the smaller venues.The personal connections. It’s what makes travel fun. Maybe that’s why I like covering teams just as much on non-game days as the games themselves as a local sports writer … Continue reading

Posted in Abraham Lincoln | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Firefighter monument suddenly No. 2

I’ve determined Washington Post columnist John Kelly secretly wishes he was a Washington tour guide. If not, he’d sure make a fine one. (Must be career wanderlust. As a Washington Post Express sports columnist, I always wanted to be a … Continue reading

Posted in Monuments and Statues | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Occidental

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Who’s a good boy? Fala!

Posted in Memorials, Monuments and Statues | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Waiting at FDR Memorial

Posted in Memorials | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Fala says hi

Posted in Memorials | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

FDR pathway

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Cherry blossoms are fleeting

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

About those C&O Canal boat rides

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

South Capitol Street bridge

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Overwhelming

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Springtime and the living is easy

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

This is Washington?

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Weeping for spring

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Monday blahs

Posted in Wordless Wednesday | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Springtime in Washington

Posted in Washington life | Tagged , , | Leave a comment