Thursday, December 16, 2010

Washington, D.C., Part One!

My 2011 New Year's resolution: to blog atleast once a month {hey, it's a start!}

This blog post brought to you in part by Starbucks free Wi-fi. {I am working from my coffee spot on 7th Street because my house currently smells of paint and looks like a train wreck {more on our kitchen remodel later!}

Here is the first set of photos from our trip to Washington, DC. Stephen & I took a quick weekend trip {Thursday-Sunday night} at the beginning of this month. What a fun time! We stayed at the Donovan House Hotel- I must say- one of my fav's! Here's proof:

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The Lobby when you first walk in.....

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Waiting area for the restaurant.

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I WANT ONE!!!

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Entry to the restaurant, Zentan...which I LOVED! {Tried eel for the first time, too}

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The Lobby, again. That would be Stephen chillin while waiting on me to finish with these pictures already.

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Testing out the swing!!!

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Loved this arrangement!!

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Who's that hot couple?! Must get a photo before........Oh. It's us.

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Stephen making an important phone call look like no big deal.

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Our room was pretty amazing!!


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I thought I'd seen it all...until this shower!!! You walk in and go around in a circle like a shell and the water comes out of the ceiling in the very middle!!! I could so deal with having one of those!!!

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Not only that...but you could see the other side of the shower from the room....it was too neat!! Here's what it looked like lit up.

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Loved the clean, luxurious simplicity of the bed!

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Trying to memorize the map of DC =)

After dinner we took a stroll down the block and realized we were too tired and ran back to the hotel and chilled for the night. We also wanted to get good and rested for a long day of walking!!

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Yogen Fruz. Had to take a photo because it was a yogurt shop and it was German!!!

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Beautiful architecture all over the place


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Outside of our hotel.


Next: Day 2- The US Capitol and sightseeing!!