While there are ample opportunities to get great coffee in Georgetown at places like Starbucks, Peets, Blue Stone Lane, Blue Bottle, and Saxby’s, it’s the locally owned places that offer not only coffee but a little atmosphere and a sense of community. Here’s a short list of the best local places we found. Patisserie Poupon […]
DC Child Care Options are Plentiful, Finding the Right Fit Is Easier Than Ever Before There was a time when it was really difficult to navigate your way around the byzantine DC child care options. Gladly, those days are over. Today, there are over 471 licensed daycare centers in DC. The city added millions of […]
We love our pets and the Pet Friendly DC real estate market has taken notice. In just the last few years there has been a dramatic increase in the number of pet-friendly properties. Not only that, but some of these spaces are adding high-end amenities for pets such as roof-top dog parks, onsite grooming stations, […]
Along a portion of Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown, you will find an eclectic mix of art galleries. They offer everything from contemporary, modern, and fine art to traditional landscapes, photography, drawings, glasswork, and sculptures. As one gallery owner said, “The art business is about matchmaking and this is the best place in the best city […]
Closest Metro Stations: Foggy Bottom and Rosslyn, VA While there isn’t a metro station directly in Georgetown, there are many good alternatives to getting to a Metro station that can get you almost anywhere in D.C. The closest Metro stop from the center of Georgetown is east of Georgetown at the Foggy Bottom Station on […]
Brick and Stone Walkways, Glass and Steel Walls, Exposed Brick and Luxury Retail in Georgetown.
James Corner, founder of James Corner Field Operations, likes to take “overlooked places” and redesign them to “amplify what is already there.” In Georgetown’s case, the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (C&O Canal) was built as a transportation link between western Maryland and Georgetown in the early 1800’s and later became a national park. It is [...]
What is an ANC? DC’s Advisory Neighborhood Commissions explained ANC stands for Advisory Neighborhood Commission, and they have a big impact on neighborhood life in the area. If you are unfamiliar with ANCs, this primer will help you better understand what they are, who they are, and their role in the community.
Working Out In Georgetown From Boutique to Luxury DC is a very fit town and Georgetown boasts a variety of great fitness centers to work out in. From hardcore gyms to spas, boot-camps, boutique classes and more. Here’s the rundown on what fitness centers are available.