Pentagon City Mall

If you’re looking to do some shopping while in the city, look no further than the Pentagon City Mall. This is one of the biggest malls we’ve ever been to, so you can find something for everyone and every occasion here. They have everything from Apple, to Forever 21, to a LEGO store, even Kate … More Pentagon City Mall

Holocaust Museum

If you’re looking for something a little different to do in DC we recommend checking out the Holocaust Museum. It’s a very eye opening experience and a good reminder of an important time in our history. This is probably one of our favorite museums to go to because no matter how many times you go, … More Holocaust Museum

Old Alexandria

Old Alexandria is a great place to go to get out of the city for a little bit. There is so many cute shops and restaurants to explore. All the buildings look very old and are so photogenic. This is a great place to go to get away from many of the other very touristy … More Old Alexandria

Union Market

Union Market is again a great place to go if you’re looking for something a little different to do. There are some restaurants you can check out if you’re hungry. There are also some businesses over there you can check out including a butcher shop, a bar and distillery and a really cool coffee shop. … More Union Market

Lyman’s Tavern

If you’re looking for a place to go with friends for a night out, look no further than Lyman’s Tavern. Its not your typical night out bar, and could probably be best described as a dive bar. One of the best things about Lyman’s is the pinball machines where you can even have a tournament … More Lyman’s Tavern

Library of Congress

As mentioned in a previous post, the Library of Congress is a great place to go and explore. There’s so much to find between sitting in one of the reading rooms, to taking a tour of the Jefferson building. There are also usually lots of exhibitions showing that you can check out if you get … More Library of Congress

Fletcher’s Cove

Fletcher’s Cove is a great place to go for a day out in the spring and summer months. You can pack a picnic and enjoy the views, or rent all kinds of things such as kayaks, bikes, and rowboats. You can also get daily or seasonal fishing permits and fish as much as you want. … More Fletcher’s Cove