Wednesday brought the opening of the Embassy Row Hotel‘s rooftop pool and lounge. Located a block away from Dupont Circle’s metro stop, the hotel offers a beautiful view of Washington, D.C. Whether you are visiting for a dip in the pool or to enjoy a cold beverage, this rooftop provided a breezy atmosphere to relax and enjoy the city. The Read Post
This is the view of Washington, D.C. and the surrounding region from the Washington Monument as dusk turns to night. Taken the evening of July 5, 2014, the National Mall has structures set up for the Smithsonian Folklife Festival on it.
Museums are interesting for you, if it’s winter. When the sun’s shining you’d rather be active outside. Avoid the horde of tourists while getting a unique perspective of the city. Start Saturday morning with a kayak ride on the Potomac River. Grab sunscreen, pack food and drinks and head to Thompson Boat Center in Georgetown Read Post
You’re not interested in mere food and drinks; you seek a culinary and mixology experience on every trip. Your first stop in the District won’t likely be the National Gallery of Art. So for Saturday lunch, make your way to Teaism’s Penn Quarter location for a pot of oolong and salmon ochazuke soup. If experiential Read Post
The crowd you associate with and the vibe you’re used to won’t be found among thousands of sweaty tourists on the National Mall. DC may be (in)famously known for its politicos, but the art scene emerged long ago and the creative crowd continues to grow. The Corcoran Gallery of Art is a great museum to Read Post