Tourism

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Tourism Officials Say D.C. Had A Record Year In 2014

Washington drew a record 20.2 million visitors last year, with increases in international and domestic visitors, tourism officials announced Monday.

08/17/2015

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‘Angel’ Meets, Hauls Hikers To And From Appalachian Trail

When Dennis Sewell offered a ride to a hiker 20 years ago, he did not expect to turn into a one-man tourism guide and international ambassador of sorts.

08/09/2015

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How To Prepare For A Cross-Country Road Trip

Five tips to get you started on a cross-country trip of America

08/05/2015

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America’s Most Patriotic Summer Vacation Spots

The U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.

06/25/2015

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DC Cherry Blossoms To Hit Peak Bloom For Parade, Festival Crowd

Washington’s famous cherry blossoms are set to hit peak bloom this weekend as the National Cherry Blossom Festival draws big crowds for its annual parade and Japanese street festival.

04/09/2015

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Famous Faces Teaming Up To Bring More People To Baltimore

Nine of Baltimore’s biggest celebrities are teaming up to bring more people to Charm City.

04/03/2015

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Mayor Mike Pantelides Parodies NCAA ‘In The Annapolis’ Ad

Striking while the iron is hot. The mayor in Annapolis is taking quick advantage of the NCAA Tournament commercial featuring Charles Barkley, Samuel L. Jackson and Spike Lee.

03/24/2015

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Town Near Antietam Finally Ready To Join Tourism Program

The western Maryland town that witnessed the bloodiest one-day battle of the Civil War is considering joining a state-sponsored tourism program it rejected 16 years ago.

03/06/2015

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How To Stay Healthy When Traveling

Here are some practical tips to help prevent you from getting sick while traveling.

02/25/2015

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Report: Md. Tourism Rises 3 Percent For 4 Consecutive Years

A new report says tourism in Maryland rose by 3.2 percent in 2013.

01/06/2015

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Star Spangled Spectacular Likely Provided Huge Economic Boost

Taking stock of a bicentennial celebration. The Star-Spangled Spectacular is officially over.

09/15/2014

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Baltimore, 2 Other Cities Join Tourism Partnership

Baltimore is teaming up with Anaheim, California, and San Antonio as the three cities seek an advantage in the cutthroat competition for convention business.

08/12/2014

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