While many locals know it for its ample event space, which is perfect for business conferences, industry events, galas, and weddings, the newly renovated Hilton Alexandria Mark Center is also sitting pretty for vacay (and staycay!) visitors who want all of the best Hilton amenities and some local perks.
Capital One owns a hotel in Tysons with an 18-hole miniature golf course, an adjacent concert and performance hall, and an urban rooftop space with a dog park. And the unbelievable part is that it’s conveniently accessible on the Silver Line?!
An evening of celebration marked the 125th anniversary of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress.
Starting July 15, 2021, the Library of Congress Jefferson Building will reopen to visitors with free limited times and ticketed entry on Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
A must for anyone with wanderlust, the Travel & Adventure Show features thousands of vacation options March 7-8 at the Walter Washington Convention Center. You won’t want to miss celebrities like CBS travel editor Peter Greenberg, travel authors Patricia Schultz, Paul Theroux, and Rudy Maxa,… Read More
Full disclosure, I tried Barry’s Bootcamp (apparently back before they dropped the ‘Bootcamp’) in New York before attending classes at the Dupont and *new* Clarendon studios. Each was quite different, but I’ll admit that I like the DC area’s Barry’s workouts better. Less stress, less… Read More
If the idea of sculpting washboard abs while channeling your inner Ariel sounds like the perfect workout, you’re in luck! There’s a new mermaid fitness class at the Watergate’s Argentta Spa. Mermaid? Yup. It’s exactly what you’re thinking. Complete with shiny silver tailfins. And it’s… Read More
Always a popular sport and outdoor workout, rowing has been making its way back into the boutique fitness regimen since about the time Frank Underwood was seen using his home machine on House of Cards. It’s great because even though it’s low impact, you still… Read More
Everyone always wants to believe that their workout class is soooo hard. Solidcore actually is. In fact, it may be the hardest class yet encountered in this series — but don’t be intimidated. This Pilates ++ workout is daunting but doable. Like Pilates, Solidcore is… Read More
La Cosecha is Union Market’s contemporary marketplace celebrating all things Latin. It’s like a community center meets food hall meets contemporary retail space. When you head to La Cosecha, you never quite know what you’ll happen upon — a concert, art, a fashion show, a… Read More