New to The Area

New to the area? Here for a visit? Howdy and welcome to DC! Below you’ll find some links to help you take full advantage of all the exciting things DC has to offer.

Texas State Society

The Texas State Society (TSS) of Washington, DC was formed “to foster and encourage a fraternal spirit among the Texans at the National Capital, to render assistance when necessary to all sons and daughters of the Lone Star State, and to increase their patriotic love for Texas and the American Nation.”

Restaurant Finder

Hungry?  Look no further!


DCist is a popular local blog in Washington and covers all the goings-on in the Nation’s capital.

Washington Metro

Best way to avoid the rush hour traffic (otherwise known as all day, every day!)