The full moon hike at the National Arboretum is a stargazer’s delight, and you can share a romantic stop at the moonlit columns that once graced the Capital and now reach up to the heavens.
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As our nation’s capital and political epicenter, Washington, D. (aka “DC” or “the District”) is a city of power and persuasion. Just blocks away, you can dine alongside the Potomac at Washington Harbor’s waterfront, where you can hear row team captains barking orders to their obedient crews.
After one of these ten power date options, you may just be persuaded to try the other nine. After dinner, a short water taxi ride gets you to historic Old Town Alexandria, where you can walk along the lively boardwalk and browse the Torpedo Factory Art Center – home to more than 80 art studios brimming with artists eager to chat about their creations. Ben’s Chili Bowl got its start over 50 years ago in a location that used to be a silent movie house.
Visit the National Cathedral, where sunlight streams through enormous panels of stained glass into the cathedral 288 angels call home.