This century-old monastery is one of Washington's hidden delights. The garden, set on a hillside and reached by winding ... More
This century-old monastery is one of Washington's hidden delights. The garden, set on a hillside and reached by winding paths, is full of big trees and places to sit quietly among the flowers and small outdoor shrines. The public is allowed to view the upper church's full-scale replicas of Holy Land shrines. In the lower church, visitors will find a replica of the Roman catacombs, which can only be seen on scheduled tours. Guided tours last about 45 minutes.
Spanning H Street at 7th Street, the Friendship Archway is Chinatown's most visible and beautiful landmark. This glittering gold and
red arch is one of largest arches in the world. The arch, decorated in the classical art of the ...
This non profit club promotes all styles of rollerskating, with educational clinics, workshops, weekly and special events. The free workshops
cover everything from safety to technique. Among the group's most popular skating events are those that begin at the ...
This extravagant mansion is the legacy of a local immigrant success story. Christian Heurich, a German orphan, made his fortune
in beer. His 31 room home, lavish and eccentric, is full of turrets, onyx fireplaces and the furnishings used ...