Month: August 2017

Labor Day List: 5 Must-Do Activities Near Alexandria, VA

August 30, 2017

Living in the heart of Alexandria, VA is perfect for holiday weekends. Whether you’re looking to stay local, head into the Capitol, or explore other areas you’ve yet to discover, Alexandria allows easy access to just about anywhere. Heralded as the “last weekend of the summer,” Labor Day is a chance to kick back, relax, […]

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DISH OF THE MONTH: Creative Hotspot Busboys and Poets

August 23, 2017

Busboys and Poets is first and foremost a community gathering place. Closest to e-lofts is the Campbell Ave location, where it can be found in the Village at Shirlington. The name “Busboys and Poets” refers to American poet Langston Hughes, who worked as a busboy at the Wardman Park Hotel in the 1920s before gaining […]

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DISH OF THE MONTH: Local Eatery Kao Sarn

August 3, 2017

In Thailand, street food is a way of life. It is sold everywhere, from open markets to boat canals, and can be eaten on the go. Vendors often specialize in one dish that has been passed down through generations. The best part? All the rich, flavorful and delicious dishes are freshly cooked on the spot. […]

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