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8 Interesting DC Facts July 1, 2018

Rob challenges the Wolters family from Wolters World to see how many trivia questions about interesting DC facts they can get right.

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Do’s and don’ts of riding Metro https://youtu.be/2sVbs_Czeao
Capitol subway https://www.aoc.gov/capitol-buildings/capitol-subway-system
L’Enfant Plan https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/L%27Enfant_Plan
1814 Burning of Washington https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burning_of_Washington
U.S. population by state and territory https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._states_and_territories_by_population
“End taxation without representation” https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/dc-politics/dc-poised-to-change-license-plate-slogan-in-push-to-become-51st-state/2016/04/19/edd0e538-063f-11e6-b283-e79d81c63c1b_story.html
Washington Monument history https://www.nps.gov/wamo/learn/historyculture/index.htm

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Best Restaurants & Bars Near Nationals Park June 24, 2018

If you’re coming to a baseball game when you visit Washington, DC, this video will help you find some of the best bars and restaurants where you can hang out before or after a Washington Nationals game.

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Google Map of places mentioned – https://goo.gl/EaJV5D
Gameday tips & hacks – https://youtu.be/mZKEbNlmJfc
Justin’s Cafe – http://www.justinscafe.com
Big Stick – http://thebigstick.com
Bluejacket – https://bluejacketdc.com
Bonchon – https://bonchon.com/korean-fried-chicken-navy-yard-dc
The Brig – http://www.thebrigdc.com
Due South Dockside – https://duesouthdc.com
Morini Piccolo – http://osteriamorini.com/washington-dc

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BEST Places to Eat on the National Mall June 17, 2018

Learn about some of the best places to eat on the National Mall in Washington, DC. The National Mall is a bit of a restaurant desert, but there are still some good eats that you can seek out during your trip.

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Mitsitam Cafe – https://nmai.si.edu/visit/washington/mitsitam-cafe/
Sweet Home Café – https://nmaahc.si.edu/visit/sweet-home-cafe
Pavilion Café – https://www.pavilioncafe.com/
Eat at the USDA Cafeteria – https://youtu.be/_VxrFlNi9q8
Get free tickets to the National Museum of African American History & Culture – https://youtu.be/stpA-QOnED8
Best summer things to do in DC – https://youtu.be/lUGyj7_rF_0

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How to Ride the BUS in Washington DC June 10, 2018

Learn how to ride the Metrobus and Circulator bus when you visit Washington, DC. The buses in Washington, DC are often a superior way of getting around compared to Metro and they’re pretty easy to use!

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Washington DC Circulator – http://www.dccirculator.com/
Circulator interactive map – http://www.dccirculator.com/ride/rider-tools/interactive-map/
WMATA Metrobus – https://www.wmata.com/service/bus/
DC SmarTrip Card – How Much Money Do You Need – https://youtu.be/jMZ1jyuhT40

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Eat at the USDA Cafeteria Near the National Mall June 3, 2018

The cafeteria at the U.S. Department of Agriculture is a solid place to eat near the National Mall. This video will tell you what you need to know so you can eat here when you visit Washington, DC.

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USDA Cafe Dining – http://usda.ilcreations.com/
National Mall Tips & Hacks – https://youtu.be/DUTreEOwaK0

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How to Avoid Museum Burnout + Other Q&A May 27, 2018

Rob answers your questions from social media! Get some tips on avoiding museum burnout, ideas for places to eat on the National Mall, and the best time of day to visit the monuments and memorials. Make sure to follow @TripHacksDC on social media to participate in the next Q&A.

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Tips for Visiting Washington DC with Kids – https://youtu.be/1Eu_IdhLAEY
Tips for Seeing the Monuments and Memorials – https://youtu.be/wf-V3aLMJqg
Tips for the Smithsonian and FREE museums – https://youtu.be/0wEL8BKdE1M
How to Find the BEST Restaurants – https://youtu.be/DRnig5mgrD0
Cafe Berlin – http://www.cafeberlin-dc.com

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9 Important Things to Know Before Visiting Washington DC May 20, 2018

The most important things to know before your first visit to Washington, DC. Learn how to behave on Metro, how to pick the best area to stay, the best ways to get around, and other tips and hacks to get the most out of your trip.

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DOs and DON’Ts for Riding Metro – https://youtu.be/2sVbs_Czeao
Best Hotels & Areas to Stay – https://youtu.be/OTv8XnSdFnM
What to Pack for Your Trip – https://youtu.be/92HxmcWy8kk
How to Tour the White House, Capitol & Supreme Court – https://youtu.be/78G3HKZGkDw
Best Time of Year To Visit – https://youtu.be/Ayc26zoyINI
Tips for Seeing the Monuments and Memorials – https://youtu.be/wf-V3aLMJqg
Tips for the Smithsonian and FREE museums – https://youtu.be/0wEL8BKdE1M
Transportation Options to Get Around DC – https://youtu.be/tMdu05yiglI
How to Find the BEST Restaurants – https://youtu.be/DRnig5mgrD0

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5 Washington DC Myths BUSTED May 13, 2018

Make sure you know the truth about these Washington DC myths so you don’t accidentally repeat them when you visit!

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The Cairo is the reason we don’t have tall buildings in DC – https://www.atlasobscura.com/places/the-cairo
Height of Buildings Act of 1910 – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Height_of_Buildings_Act_of_1910
Debunking The ‘No One Is From Washington’ Myth – https://wamu.org/story/17/10/26/the-myth-that-no-one-is-from-washington/
Who Says ‘No One’s From D.C.’? – https://wamu.org/story/17/10/19/says-no-ones-d-c-not-black-washingtonians/
Georgetown never blocked a Metro stop – https://ggwash.org/view/75/georgetown-never-blocked-metro-stop
The Names of Washington, D.C. by Dex Nilsson – https://www.amazon.com/Names-Washington-D-C-Dex-Nilsson/dp/0962917052

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Interesting Facts About 5 Embassies in Washington DC May 6, 2018

Interesting Facts About 5 Embassies in Washington DC
There are about 175 embassies in Washington DC. In this video Carolyn and Rob will tell you a few interesting facts about 5 of them!

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Map of embassies mentioned in the video – https://goo.gl/Em6tWu
Embassy of the UK – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embassy_of_the_United_Kingdom,_Washington,_D.C.
Embassy of Canada – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embassy_of_Canada,_Washington,_D.C.
Embassy of Indonesia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embassy_of_Indonesia,_Washington,_D.C.
Embassy of Cuba – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embassy_of_Cuba_in_Washington,_D.C.
Turkish Ambassador’s Residence – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embassy_of_Turkey,_Washington,_D.C.
What to Do in DC During Christmas – https://youtu.be/IH2P0qOtb88
8 Tips for the Smithsonian – https://youtu.be/0wEL8BKdE1M

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Hotel Tonight App Review – Great Hotel Deals? April 29, 2018

Hotel Tonight promo code: THACKSDC – in this video you’ll see the results of our tests to find out in using the app can really save you money on your room. The short answer is “it depends” as there are some HUGE savings but several important caveats worth considering.

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