Written by Jennifer Fantin, Recruitment and Admissions Assistant
The weeks following the Thanksgiving holiday can be exhausting, but congratulations- it is almost Friday! The weekend is rolling in, and with the expected temperature in the 50’s and 60’s it is a great idea to capitalize on this unexpected winter warmth and spend some time outdoors.
Why not take advantage of the weather and explore a new neighborhood of Washington, DC? Adams Morgan is a lively and eclectic area of the city with a lot to offer! Home to great shopping, amazing artwork, various types of delicious cuisine, and a bustling nightlife- there is something for everyone to enjoy.
Check out some of these popular neighborhood hang outs:
Meeps: A favorite among shoppers for over 20 years, this funky boutique offers vintage pieces from as far back as the 1960’s as well as great gently used contemporary items.
Toro Mata: A great shop for art of all kinds, Toro Mata offers artisan jewelry, home furnishings, paintings and more all hand crafted in Peru.
Tryst: A local hot spot for coffee lovers since the late 90’s, this lounge offers an inviting and comfortable atmosphere to enjoy a warm beverage and nice meal while catching up with friends.
Meskerem: This authentic restaurant brings the special dining traditions and experiences of Ethiopia to Washington, DC for all to enjoy. Not to mention the food is incredible.
Madam’s Organ: Self described as a Blue’s bar and soul food restaurant, this Adams Morgan establishment offers a spectacular nighttime scene with live music 7 nights a week.