Put a Spring in Your Step at DC’s National Cherry Blossom Festival

Cherry Blossoms Are The Stars of Springtime in Washington DC!

Put a Spring in Your Step at DC's National Cherry Blossom Festival
Boats on the Tidal Basin

Each year, Washington, D.C. hosts the National Cherry Blossom Festival, which commemorates the anniversary of a 1912 gift from the mayor of Japan, who sent thousands of Japanese cherry trees to the American capital. In March, these trees begin to bloom, creating a vibrant display of bright pink and white flowers along the banks of the Potomac River and throughout the city. This year, the festival will take place from March 17 to April 15 while peak blossom time is expected to be April 8 through April 12.

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A Guide to the Smithsonian in 2 Hours or Less

Got less than 2 hours to spend at the Smithsonian? Don’t gnash your teeth. We’ve got a list of must-sees for a quick trip! (Photo of the T-Rex skeleton at the National Museum of Natural History courtesy of {link url=http://www.flickr.com/photos/sonofgroucho/2418337512/}SonofGroucho{/link})

Like the more than 15 million people that visit Washington D.C. each year, you may find yourself in a bit of a quandary: with a tightly-packed itinerary, you may only have an hour or two to spend at the Smithsonian. It’s understandable: with only a few days in the city, and a nation’s capital that is stuffed to the gills with things to see, it’s hard to justify spending an entire day in a museum (especially in weather like this.) What to do?

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TakeTours Offers Various Tours to Niagara Falls as the Maid of the Mist Reopens Today!

The warmer Spring weather has melted the last of the ice in Niagara Falls. And now one of the most popular tours in the country, The Maid of the Mist, is officially open for business! TakeTours.com is offering hundreds of tours to Niagara Falls that feature the Maid of the Mist attraction. Choose from different amenities, travel dates, tour duration, price, and more from the extensive list of travel options.

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Amazing East Coast Deal! Buy 2 Get 2 Free!

Traveling with a group is a lot of fun. Group travel can also save you a bunch of money. But who would ever expect that four people could travel for the price of two? That’s right! A huge assortment of East Coast Tour Packages are giving away free tickets! Just buy two and get two more free!

This unprecedented deal encourages you to get family and friends together for an unforgettable vacation. Take advantage of this great deal by browsing the many East Coast Tours and finding the trip that’s right for you!