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Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

ICE! at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center

Two million pounds of ice, five ice slides, a live ice-sculpting zone, and holiday cultures from around the world make up this year’s ICE! At the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center. A chilly 9-degree exhibit, ICE! Is a playful wonderland for children and adults visiting the hotel. Talented ice artisans come all the way to DC from Harbin, China…

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DC Skyline

The Capital Wheel Offers Spectacular Views of the DC Skyline

The Capital Wheel in National Harbor is an awesome activity for anyone new to the DC area or longtime residents looking to check out the city from a new perspective. Just make sure no one you’re taking is afraid of heights! This giant ferris wheel is located right along the National Harbor, and it offers incredible views of the entire…

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Holiday Movies at the Plaza

Cozy Up With Harbor Holiday Movies at the Plaza Every Saturday

When the weather gets cold and the leaves have fallen off all of the trees, it can seem hard to come up with creative ways to get kids outside. If you live near National Harbor, however, you’re in luck. On Saturdays in November and December, National Harbor hosts Harbor Holiday Movies. Located just a few minutes from The Espalande apartments,…

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Refresh Yoga Center

Hit Reset on Your Health and Wellness at Refresh Yoga Center

If you’re looking for a place to regularly relax and unwind after the stresses of daily life, check out Refresh Yoga Center in Alexandria. Refresh Yoga is a community yoga center offering fitness instruction for local residents, and is just a few miles from The Esplanade apartments. Most of the practice taught at Refresh Yoga Center is vinyasa, though many…

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