Washington D.C. Beyond the Monuments: Eastern Market & Capitol Hill

Washington D.C. Beyond the Monuments: Eastern Market & Capitol Hill

A trip to the United States capital would not be complete without visiting the White House and government buildings, touring national monuments and exploring the city’s numerous museums. However, I always try to get a feel for what a city is like beyond its tourist attractions and had to admit that despite multiple visits, I’d never seen much of D.C. Last weekend, after spending a day in Virginia, I set out to discover where locals actually hang out in Washington. Continue Reading…

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Weekend Postcard: Christmas in London

Weekend Postcard: Christmas in London

Introducing a new series on The Blonde Banana: Weekend Postcard. Every Saturday I’ll be sharing a travel photo from a reader or fellow blogger who is making the most out of their weekends and holidays. If you have a picture from a trip or weekend getaway that you’d like to share, I’d love to see it. Email me!

This weekend’s postcard comes from London, where the gorgeous gals behind UK travel blog Twins That Travel spent a couple days enjoying the city’s festive spirit. Continue Reading…

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One Day in Virginia: Road Trip To Wine Country & Skyline Drive

One Day in Virginia: Road Trip To Wine Country & Skyline Drive

Last weekend I spent one day in Virginia. While I started off exploring the state’s famous wine country, the day lead to a national park, an amazing scenic driving route and the discovery of an old inn that takes a step back in time. Continue Reading…

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48 Hours in Aruba, Part 3: Dutch Pancakes & Goodbyes

48 Hours in Aruba, Part 3: Dutch Pancakes & Goodbyes

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48 Hours in Aruba, Part 2: Off Roading & Cave Exploring On the “Other Side” Of the Island

48 Hours in Aruba, Part 2: Off Roading & Cave Exploring On the “Other Side” Of the Island

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