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How to Pull Off an Epic Last-Minute Summer Vacation

If you think it’s too late to start planning a summer vacation, think again. If you’re both flexible and efficient, you can still steal off to a far-off (or nearby) destination before Labor Day. Just follow these expert tips to pull off the summer vacay of your dreams. First things first: figure out airfare. If you’re planning on going somewhere that…

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Air Force One

Have You Ever Toured the Air Force One Experience?

If you’re looking for a museum experience that’s a little outside the box, consider heading over to the Air Force One Experience. You’ll start in a traditional museum exhibit space, but the highlight of your visit will certainly be climbing aboard a full-size Boeing 747 aircraft outfitted as an exact replica of Air Force One. Sit at the presidential desk,…

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Excursions With Urban Pirates

Kids and Adults Alike Will Enjoy Excursions With Urban Pirates

Cruises with Urban Pirates aren’t just for kids. The modern day pirate ship sometimes sets sail from National Harbor’s Carousel Pier with only adults aboard for BYOG (or “bring your own grog”) cruises. Select weekend nights throughout the summer, grown-ups are invited to play dress-up as pirates, pack their own adult beverages, and enjoy dancing and games aboard the pirate…

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