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Touring the Grounds and Gardens of Mount Vernon

Touring the Grounds & Gardens of Mount Vernon via @TravelLatte.net

There is no shortage of things to see and do in the Washington, DC, area. It’s a bustling city filled with monuments, galleries and museums that are truly fantastic. But, if you travel just a bit beyond “the Beltway,” you … read more

Touring James Monroe’s Highland

Touring James Monroe's Highland via @TravelLatte.net

Driving through the beautiful Virginia countryside, you cannot escape history. But we were house hunting, on a quest to meet the Founding Fathers by visiting their official homes. This day: James Monroe, President #5, Revolutionary War fighter, Monroe Doctrine writer, … read more