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Christmas in Washington DC is a reindeer.
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Christmas in Washington DC

Christmas in Washington DC is my personal collection of photographs capturing the whimsy and wonder of the holidays in our nation’s capital. Each morning I leave my condo before daybreak to walk the deserted paths of the U.S. Capitol…

U.S. Botanic Garden features holiday lights in exterior gardens.
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Holiday Magic in Washington, DC

Holiday magic transforms the U.S. Capitol Grounds in Washington DC into an illuminated park in December. Holiday lights are also blooming on the U.S. Botanic Gardens (USBG) grounds . . . along with hardy winter flowers and bushes. U.S.…

Georgetown Glow DC featured an illuminated poem.
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Holiday Light Show: Georgetown GLOW

A holiday light show is a magnet for me. So on a blustery cold December evening, wearing only a thin pea coat with no hat or gloves, I began my night holiday safari to discover the 2019 edition of…

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Awe-Inspiring Waterfalls: Great Falls National Park

Gawking at awe-inspiring waterfalls should be on every traveler’s list. Standing at the Great Falls Park guard rail and watching the frantic falls pound the rocks below on the Potomac River, I am transported out of the pandemic. I…

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COVID-19 Washington DC Through A Lens

The New York Times created a wonderful new series called The World Through A Lens for its travel section. Since virtually all travel stopped in April due to stay in shelter orders instituted around the world, NYT decided to…