Jan Duplain, Cultural Tourism Embassy Liaison and Head of Duplain Enterprises, on Saturday, May 4, 2019. AlloAfricaNews

Passport DC, the day long journey around the world highlighting DC’s thriving international diplomatic community, its lively and varied culture, took place on Saturday, May 4, in the nation’s capital. Over 50 embassies, including Ivory Coast, Ghana, Dominican Republic and China, along with some of DC’s very best cultural institutions participated in this year’s edition with open houses, exhibits, food and entertainment. Reporter Ben Bangoura visited some embassies. He brings live scenes, starting with an interview with Jan Duplain, Cultural Tourism Embassy Liaison. AlloAfricaNews

Photos taken from “Around the World Embassy Tour” on Saturday, May 4, 2019 in Washington, DC. AlloAfricaNews