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Why Hello There...

Welcome to Direct from the District.  I’m Claire, your guide to direct flight international destinations and local getaways from Washington, DC.  Here you’ll find resources for those local to the DMV who want to squeeze more living in between their daily loops around the Beltway.
You can also follow along as I travel to every international destination served by the DC-area airports. That’s 56 cities, in 45 countries from one departure city, Washington, DC.

Recent posts

United Airlines announces newest destination from DC: Edinburgh!

People, I'm in a panic.  The international destinations that the DC-airports serve are increasing faster than I can check them off my list!  I guess this is a good problem to have. Even better, the newest destination is Edinburgh!  I am married to a true-blooded...