Photo of a total solar eclipse

A celestial spectacle: Traveling for the total solar eclipse

As the moon casts its shadow across the United States on April 8, a remarkable total solar eclipse will captivate millions. Traveling a path from Texas to Maine, this celestial event promises to be a spectacle of a lifetime, particularly because of its extensive path of totality and the prolonged duration of darkness it will bring. For residents of the Washington, DC, area, the upcoming eclipse presents a unique opportunity to witness day turn into night, as several prime viewing locations are within easy reach by direct flight or driving.


Celebrating America’s past: Princess Cruises offers unique history cruises

Princess Cruise Lines is set to embark on a journey into America’s rich past with their upcoming history cruises scheduled for 2024 and 2025. These unique sailings offer passengers a chance to immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of American history, from the birth of the nation to the present day, all on the heels of the upcoming 250th anniversary of the United States.


National Margarita Day in DC: Celebrating with specials at Mission Dupont, El Techo, and Le Sel

As February 22 approaches, margarita enthusiasts in DC are gearing up to celebrate National Margarita Day in style. This iconic cocktail, known for its refreshing blend of tequila, lime juice, and orange liqueur, has captured the hearts of many, and local establishments are ready to mark the occasion with enticing specials and deals. Let’s delve into our picks for where to have an unforgettable National Margarita Day experience: Mission Dupont, El Techo, and Le Sel.


Sea Suite Cruises expands fleet with new 48-passenger tiki boat in partnership with Whitlow’s

Sea Suite Cruises, the parent company behind DC’s only pedal party cruise boats, Potomac Paddle Club, and the city’s sole floating tiki bar party boats, Potomac Tiki Club, is gearing up for the 2024 season with a new addition to their fleet. In collaboration with iconic DC and former Clarendon bar, Whitlow’s, they will be launching Whitlow’s on Water, a 50-foot, 48-passenger floating bar.


Urgent blood bank screening for local dogs is this Saturday

Veterinary Emergency Group, a nationwide emergency veterinarian services company, is hosting a free blood bank screening drive for eligible pets from 10 a,m. to 2 p.m. this Saturday, Jan. 27, at its Georgetown location, 2311 M St NW. Pets that meet the set criteria for screening will receive a complimentary physical exam, some treats and toys, and a chance to win a raffle for two $50 PetSmart gift cards.