Washington DC

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and also known as D.C. or Washington, is the capital city of the United States of America. Founded after the American Revolution as the seat of government of the newly independent country, Washington was named after George Washington, the first president of the United States and a Founding Father. As the seat of the United States federal government and several international organizations, Washington is an important world political capital. Located on the Potomac River bordering Maryland and Virginia, the city is one of the most visited cities in the United States, with more than 20 million visitors annually.

Washington Memorial Lincoln Memorial (Much like Napoleon for France, Lincoln wins best Memorial) Vietnam Veterans Memorial Vietnam Women’s Memorial WWII Memorial MLK Memorial FDR Memorial (Well worth the walk to […]

Yep, crummy shaved ice from a food truck. When you’re in DC anytime during the summer it’s hot and sticky. Spend the $10 and get on of these, find a […]

It’s a big, beautiful building with not much in it. The newspaper cover pages area was excellent but the rest felt a bit empty.

They have coffee (and it’s good) They have toast with Nutella and sea salt (which is super good) Need I say more?

Beautiful restaurant in one of our new favorite areas of DC. Service was very good, cocktails were good and dinner was great. Lots of small plate options made for a […]

Our rule is to always go for local coffee shops when possible when traveling. Places like this remind us why that’s a good idea.