Attending the National Geographic Festival 2018 in Washington DC

As a child, I absolutely loved the National Geographic. From the television channel to the magazine, I wanted to work for National Geographic. It is actually the only thing that has matched my drive to work for NASA. This year, I am lucky enough to live near Washington D.C., which is where Nat Geo (short…

Visiting the National Arboretum in Washington DC

The National Arboretum is a tranquil piece of urban nature located in the outskirts of Washington D.C. It is an ideal for locals to visit because it is not a tourist-y location, but if you happen to enjoy being outdoors and walking around urban parks, the National Arboretum could be a lovely place for you…

Exploring Downtown Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore's LIGHT CITY April 2018 When you think of Baltimore, what do you think of? Some would say danger, some would say busy, and many would call it "home." I am, of course, referring to the city of Baltimore, Maryland, in the United States. My first experience in the inner harbor in Baltimore was one of…

The Beauty of the Cherry Blossoms in Washington, DC

Imagine being in Disneyland (or any popular amusement park) in the summertime. Now image it being 50*F outside and it's not actually Disneyland. That's what the cherry blossom festival felt like in Washington D.C., USA. ...But it was definitely worth it! I traveled into downtown D.C. via metro, which was abnormally busy, and got off…