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Brunch on a Budget in DC

It’s no secret that DC is getting more expensive, and eating out can really put a dent in your wallet. But let’s face it, life without brunch just isn’t complete. Fortunately, these five hotspots dish out some bang for your buck, offering brunch options for under...


5 Ways to Nurse a Hangover in DC

A scourge as old as time, hangovers have been chastising the fun-loving for centuries.  There are plenty of theories on how best to recover from a night of overindulgence – from old wives’ tales to collegiate legends to tried-and-tested methods of recuperation – but...


10 Historic Bars in DC That Are Still Hip

Washington, DC is a town with a past.  Arguably, some of the city’s most enduring landmarks are bars – and throughout the years, the city’s watering holes have seen it all – with tight-lipped bartenders pouring libations for presidents, paupers, and everyone in between....


8 Happy Hour Spots to Check Out in DC

In a town where it’s easy to spend upwards of $15 on a craft cocktail, happy hour is a precious opportunity, not to be squandered. For the frugal, fortunately the city is swimming in happy hour specials, sure to entice even the most parsimonious...


6 Places to Find Culture on the Cheap in DC

The capital is blessed with an abundance of celebrated cultural institutions, from the museums of the Smithsonian Institution to iconic performance venues like the Kennedy Center. While there are plenty of world-renowned venues to appreciate the fine arts, the city’s nooks and crannies are...


6 Ways to Spend Valentine’s Day in DC

Coming up with plans for Valentine’s Day can be a vexing dilemma. Especially in a city loaded with enticing options. For everyone still frantically brainstorming date ideas, here a few ways to spend the holiday.   A Chocolatey Celebration Chocoholics in the capital have...



9 DC Instagrammers Who Show Why We Love DC

Instagrammer long ago moved beyond being simply a home for selfies. Tens of thousands of ‘grammers have leveraged the platform to artfully create well-curated showcases of where they live. Here are some of our favorite Instagram feeds to check out every day.


8 Seasonal Local Beers to Drink this Winter in DC

Winter is not all snow forts and sledding runs, sometimes the dark days and hibernation-inducing weather can be a drag. For everyone already daydreaming of flip-flops and poolside piña coladas, there is a worthwhile distraction – winter beer. When early sunsets and freezing rain...


How to Spend a Snow-Swirled Day in DC

The lure of Netflix and a blanket-strewn sofa can be hard to resist on a snow-swirled winter day, when temperatures hover well below freezing. But, before delving into a day of blanket-fort ensconced show-binging, consider these five reasons to get off the couch and...