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Star Spangled Banner

My girlfriend and I spent four days in Washington D.C. last week. One of the highlights of the trip for me (and even for my non-flag nerd girlfriend) was seeing the Star Spangled Banner, the very flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write our national anthem during the Battle of Baltimore. 872 more words

American Flags

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Ron Matz has People Are Talking about Fort McHenry’s celebration of the U.S. Coast Guard.

Morning Edition

Baltimore MD, USA

Despite recent unrest and riots, Baltimore is a beautiful city. The following are a few of the people and places we visited this past week. Bring a bicycle. 228 more words


Sunday, July 5, 2015

Fort McHenry is presenting the most colorful military ceremony of the season.

Also, we have Basque cuisine. 6 more words

Morning Edition

Destination Wednesday: 7 Great Patriotic Destinations ... That Aren't Washington

As Independence Day approaches, families, road-trippers, and travelers of all types start thinking the same thought: “You know, we really should go somewhere patriotic this summer.” 945 more words

Posts About Travel Destinations

Friday Five

1. Big Brother 17 started this week. I think it is getting a little bit out of hand with all of these “twists.” It used to be all about watching people “live their lives” on TV. 397 more words

Ft. McHenry Kicks Off Summer Season

BALTIMORE (WJZ)–The birthplace of the Star Spangled Banner will be a busy place this weekend. The summer season kicks off in a big way at Fort McHenry on Sunday. 242 more words