Strolling through Washington DC

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We did a lot of walking during our short little weekend jaunt to Washington, DC.  The first morning we took a stroll from our hotel down toward the museums and the National Mall.  While it was a gorgeous day, it was SO incredibly hot, and we did a fair share of sweating.  Good thing it’s… read more »

Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

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During our trip to DC, one of our must-go places was the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum!  Few of you know that Matt and I both have engineering degrees – mine aerospace, his biomedical.  Regardless, we are both huge space history buffs (I’m also into aviation history) so we enjoy any opportunity we get… read more »

Thai Tanic Restaurant | Logan Circle | Washington, DC

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Our last evening in Washington DC, we realized that we had no idea what to eat for dinner.  After some chit chat, we realized that we both had a craving for Thai food.  A few Google searches later and we had decided on Thai Tanic, a little place in the nearby neighborhood of Logan Circle.… read more »

Old Ebbitt Grill in Washington, DC

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After returning from a Liverpool FC game in Baltimore (more on that later) we stopped at our hotel to shower and then headed out to dinner at Old Ebbitt Grill.  Literally around the corner from the White House, this is a popular restaurant for locals and tourists alike. The building and entrance is gorgeous!

Ray’s Hellburger in Arlington, Virginia

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Matt and I recently took a long weekend to Washington, DC.   Our friends told us that we really needed to try out Ray’s Hellburger, which is situated just across the river in Arlington, VA. We spent a long hot (did I say HOT?) day walking around the city, taking photos of monuments and hitting several… read more »