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Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 01/03/2012

Washingtology: Five favorite D.C. spots

The new week brings lots of opportunities, including a way to think like a D.C. insider.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  11:54 AM ET, 01/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 12/26/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

With questions from Redskins and politics to Belva Lockwood, it’s time for the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  02:11 PM ET, 12/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 12/26/2011

Washingtology: Five favorite D.C. spots

The new week brings lots of opportunities, including a way to think like a D.C. insider.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  02:11 PM ET, 12/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 12/19/2011

Washingtology: Five favorite D.C. spots

The new week brings lots of opportunities, including a way to think like a D.C. insider.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  10:37 AM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:37 AM ET, 12/12/2011

Washingtology: Five favorite D.C. spots

The new week brings lots of opportunities, including a way to think like a D.C. insider.

By Timothy R. Smith  |  09:37 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 12/12/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

With questions ranging from Ace Rosner to Union Station, it’s time for the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:03 AM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 12/05/2011

Washingtology: Five favorite D.C. spots

The new week brings lots of opportunities, including a way to think like a D.C. insider.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:55 AM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 12/05/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

With questions ranging from Chuck Brown to Richard Nixon, it’s time for the new D.C. trivia quiz from Cultural Tourism DC.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:46 AM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 11/28/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

It’s time to dust off your brains after a long holiday weekend with the latest D.C. trivia quiz from Cultural Tourism DC.

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Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

People in Washington have lots of titles - here’s a chance to add one more.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:16 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:50 AM ET, 11/18/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

The Capital Weather Gang is calling for a mix of sunshine and clouds this weekend, so it’s fortunate that the latest list of favorite places includes a mix of indoor and outdoor attractions.

By Kyle Balluck  |  07:50 AM ET, 11/18/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:51 AM ET, 11/11/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

It’s time once again for the new D.C. trivia quiz on our Washingtology page, featuring subjects from Lady Bird Johnson to John Wilkes Booth.

By Kyle Balluck  |  07:51 AM ET, 11/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 11/04/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

She’s the mother of former D.C. mayor Anthony Williams, but Virginia E. Hayes Williams is also a community activist, singer, educator, author and a licensed evangelist. She’s also the latest D.C. insider featured by Cultural Tourism DC.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:24 AM ET, 11/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 AM ET, 10/28/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

From “jill joints” to Pope John Paul II, the new trivia quiz from Cultural Tourism DC, celebrating the opening of Lift Every Voice: Georgia Ave./Pleasant Plains Heritage Trail, is now live on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  06:02 AM ET, 10/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 10/21/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Thinking like a D.C. insider can be challenging ... even puzzling.

By Kyle Balluck  |  12:06 PM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

From Chuck Brown to Duke Ellington, you have another chance at answering five D.C. trivia questions correctly on our Washingtology page to claim the title of Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:15 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Greg O’Dell, who oversees an agency, which oversees a big chunk of the city’s travel and tourism industry, is a good person to go to for inside information.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:40 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:08 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

From Abraham Lincoln to the Nob Hill Restaurant, take the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:08 AM ET, 10/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:38 PM ET, 10/07/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

His crime novels are based here, so best-selling author George Pelacanos is someone to turn to for insider tips on Washington.

By Kyle Balluck  |  12:38 PM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:54 AM ET, 10/07/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the quiz.

From FDR to Walt Whitman, the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz is now live on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  06:54 AM ET, 10/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:03 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Luis R. Colmenares, president of the Washington Area Concierge Association, is featured in Cultural Tourism DC favorites blog.

By Kyle Balluck  |  11:03 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:51 AM ET, 09/30/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

From George Washington to John F. Kennedy, the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz is now live on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  05:51 AM ET, 09/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:02 AM ET, 09/23/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

CakeLove’s Warren Brown opens up in this week’s “five favorites” blog from Cultural Tourism DC, now on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:02 AM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:23 AM ET, 09/23/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

Take the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz on our Washingtology page to see if you can claim the title of Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  07:23 AM ET, 09/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:29 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, actor Matthew A. Anderson shares his list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:29 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 09/16/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

Take the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz on our Washingtology page, answer all five questions correctly and claim the title of Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:59 AM ET, 09/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 09/09/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, National Geographic Museum Director Susan Norton shares her list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  12:15 PM ET, 09/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:14 AM ET, 09/09/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

Take the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz on our Washingtology page and find out if you are a true Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:14 AM ET, 09/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 09/02/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, Jan Evans Houser, from the Heurich House Museum, shares her list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:56 AM ET, 09/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 09/02/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

Just answer five questions, this week ranging from John Wilkes Booth to John Philip Sousa, and see if you can claim the title of Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:49 AM ET, 09/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 08/26/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, Ulrich Braess, director of the Goethe-Institut Washington, shares his list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:51 AM ET, 08/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 08/26/2011

Are you a Washingtologist? Take the Quiz.

From George Washington to Emily Edson Briggs, take the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:58 AM ET, 08/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 08/19/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, D.C. United head coach Ben Olsen shares his list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:46 AM ET, 08/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 08/19/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From the Folger Shakespeare Library to a French heroine on horseback, the new Cultural Tourism DC quiz is now on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:17 AM ET, 08/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 08/12/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, Ben’s Chili Bowl General Manager Nizam B. Ali shares his list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:26 AM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:06 AM ET, 08/12/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From Georgetown’s mascot to Lafayette Park, take the latest quiz from Cultural Tourism DC on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:06 AM ET, 08/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 08/05/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Each week, Cultural Tourism DC asks Washington insiders for five favorite events or destinations. This week, Jan Du Plain shares her list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:43 AM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 08/05/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From Samuel Morse to the “Annakostia” River, the latest quiz from Cultural Tourism DC is now live on our Washingtology page. Answer all five questions correctly to claim the title of Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:26 AM ET, 08/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 07/29/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, Camille Giraud Akeju shares her list. She’s the director of the Smithsonian’s Anacostia Community Museum.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:42 AM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 07/29/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From the African American Civil War Museum to the Marriott Corp., take the latest quiz from Cultural Tourism DC.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:31 AM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 07/22/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From the Watergate complex to Abraham Lincoln’s bunker, Cultural Tourism DC’s latest quiz is now live on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:21 AM ET, 07/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 07/22/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, Pink Line Project’s chief creative contrarian, Philippa P.B. Hughes, shares her list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:19 AM ET, 07/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 07/15/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Check out these top 5 District destinations recommended by Jill Strachan, executive director of the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop.

By James Buck  |  01:51 PM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:31 AM ET, 07/15/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

Cultural Tourism DC’s latest quiz is now live on our Washingtology page. Answer five questions to see if you are a true Washingtologist.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:31 AM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 07/08/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From Adolf Cluss to Edwin Stanton, Cultural Tourism DC’s latest trivia questions are now live on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  01:25 PM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 07/08/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown shares his list. He puts the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site at number one.

By Kyle Balluck  |  08:54 AM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 07/01/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Just in time for your long holiday weekend planning, the new “5 favorites” list!

By Kyle Balluck  |  12:36 PM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 07/01/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

Cultural Tourism DC’s latest quiz is now live on our Washingtology page. Answer five questions to see if you are a true Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  11:23 AM ET, 07/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 06/24/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

The Norwegian embassy’s head chef, Jan-Erik Hauge, shares his favorite places.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:40 AM ET, 06/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 06/24/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From the National Cathedral to Michael Jackson, Cultural Tourism DC has five more brain teasers in its latest quiz on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:14 AM ET, 06/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 06/17/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

National Aquarium Executive Director Bob Ramin shares his 5 favorite spots.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:16 AM ET, 06/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 06/10/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

Answer five questions to see whether you are a Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:37 AM ET, 06/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:01 AM ET, 06/10/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

D.C. Office of Planning’s Public Space Program manager Chris Shaheen shares his 5 favorite spots.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:01 AM ET, 06/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 06/03/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Office of Motion Picture and Television Development Director Crystal Palmer shares her list of favorite places.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:15 AM ET, 06/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 06/03/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

Answer five questions to see if you are ready to claim the title Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  09:12 AM ET, 06/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 05/27/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, Rainbow History Project Chairman Philip Clark shares his favorites.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:30 AM ET, 05/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 05/20/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From dragons to Fort Stevens, Cultural Tourism DC’s latest quiz is now on our Washingtology page.

By Kyle Balluck  |  12:24 PM ET, 05/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:06 AM ET, 05/20/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

This week, the Asia Heritage Foundation’s Wuiping Yap shares her favorites.

By Kyle Balluck  |  11:06 AM ET, 05/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 05/13/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

From “talkies” to pachyderms, it’s time to take Cultural Tourism DC’s latest quiz on our Washingtology page to see if you’re a Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:50 AM ET, 05/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:24 AM ET, 05/13/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

The Zenith Commuity Arts Foundation’s Margery Goldberg puts the U.S. Botanic Garden at the top of her list.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:24 AM ET, 05/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 05/06/2011

Are you a Washingtologist?

Need a way to impress your friends or that certain someone in your life? People can’t get enough trivia, so go to our Washingtology page to take Cultural Tourism DC’s latest quiz to see whether you’re a Washingtologist.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:57 AM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 05/06/2011

Washingtology: 5 favorite D.C. spots

Just in time for your weekend planning -- five spots you might want to check out.

By Kyle Balluck  |  10:23 AM ET, 05/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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