Sip and Unwind During Happy Hour at The Tasting Room Wine Bar & Shop

After a long day at the office, grabbing a cocktail with a group of coworkers or friends may be the best way to unwind. The Tasting Room Wine Bar & Shop at National Harbor beckons to happy hour-goers with an impressive list of wines by the glass and bottle, as well as some affordable apps. They're all available from 4…

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Le Pain Quotidien: Artisan Breads Crafted with Care

You might not know the difference between traditional yeast and a levain starter, but you better believe that the bakers at Le Pain Quotidien do. Although the starter is much higher maintenance than your usual yeast, and it works more slowly, they use it to create tastier, healthier breads. Taste the ways their hard work pays off when you come…

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Experience the Perks of Practicing Pilates at Georgie’s Pilates Loft

If you're growing bored with your go-to workout, maybe it's time to throw in a specialty fitness class or two. Georgie's Pilates Loft can help. The Alexandria-based studio not only offers mat Pilates, but also hosts classes revolving around the Reformer, Wunda Chair, and the Pilates Tower. These three pieces of equipment intensify the practice of Pilates without upping the…

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Discover Your Own Personal Yoga Style at Refresh Yoga Center

Nestled in the heart of Old Town Alexandria on King Street, Refresh Yoga Center is a bright, clean studio space primarily offering classes in Vinyasa yoga. This type of yoga integrates the mind, body, and breath in a sequential method of movement and flow. The center has both physically challenging classes, such as Power Yoga, and more slow and meditative…

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