Mount Vernon

Photos from Old Town Alexandria, George Washington’s old neighbourhood

Taking The Ferry in Washington

About Potomac River Boat Company is a company in Washington D.C. that offers river cruises. I went on the Lady Josephine to reach Alexandria! One of the vessels used for the Alexandria-National Harbor Water Taxi service connecting Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, National Harbor, and Gaylord National Hotel. This vessel is USCG certified for 99+ passengers….

The White House in Washington

About The White House is a 2 minute walk from where I stayed when recently in Washington. Needless to say, this is an iconic site. It’s perfect for couples, friends, or the whole family to do when visiting Washington. Lafayette Square is a seven-acre (30,000 m²) public park located within President’s Park, Washington, D.C. directly…

Stay Washington D.C: The Hay-Adams

About Originally designed and built as a residential hotel in the 1920s, today the boutique hotel in downtown Washington, DC has the distinct presence of a private mansion where guests can retreat. With 145 GUESTROOMS, including 21 SUITES, the hotel prides itself on exceptional service in a discreet, intimate atmosphere. Website The Hay-Adams

Eat Washington D.C: Brunch at Hay Adams

Where? The Lafayette The Hay-Adams 800 16th Street N.W. Washington, D.C. (800) 853-6807 Directly overlooking Lafayette Square and the White House, The Lafayette is a destination restaurant in Washington, DC featuring a light-filled dining room and carefully prepared menu of upscale contemporary American cuisine.

See Washington D.C: St. Regis Hotel

It was wonderful to see the St. Regis Hotel in Washington! 5 Facts: Signature Suite is the Presidential Suite 2nd oldest St. Regis in U.S.A. St. Regis Washington D.C.Offering a Blind Tasting of Exclusive Vintages at RdV Vineyards Washington D.C.: A day trip to the renowned RdV Vineyards Estate at the foot of the Blue…

Highlight: Scripps National Spelling Bee

I Recently enjoyed the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington! Congrats to the co-champions on their fantastic win! What an exciting event live! And to everyone watching on ESPN, I’m sure as nervous as I was watching the contestants spell their words! More on the prizes here. The winners will be very busy this coming…