• Taco Bamba

    Blake and Anna's favorite date spot. Delicious tacos and super tortas with unique flavor combinations.

  • Lost Dog Cafe

    An old Thomas family favorite - gourmet pizza, sandwiches, and craft beer.

  • Plaka Grill

    Gyros, souvlaki, and other Greek specialties. A favorite lunch spot of Blake's. Try the Chicago Gyro, Plaka style!

  • Pho 7

    Vietnamese noodle soup - perfect on a cold day, and a Hunter family favorite.


  • Great Falls Park

    Walk or hike along the Potomac River and enjoy the incredible scenery.

  • The Smithsonian

    World-class free museums, many easily accessed by metro. Anna loves the installations at the Renwick Gallery, and Blake's favorite is the Udvar-Hazy Center, part of the Air and Space Museum.

  • Arlington National Cemetery

    A beautiful place to explore and reflect.