Some of our favorites:
See: Any of the Smithsonian museums – pick just one and take your time exploring it (we chose the National Museum of American History).
Do:Newseum – informative museum highlighting the role of journalism and media.
Do: Use Capital Bikeshare as your mode of transportation. We found it to be the best way to get around the National Mall and all of its memorials.
Drink:DACHA Beer Garden – good outdoor bar in the Shaw neighborhood
Eat (dinner): Sticky Rice – fun sushi/Asian place (sticky balls are a must!)
Eat (brunch): Ted’s Bulletin
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- 07.24.21 : Got to explore the recently-reopened Antelope Canyon near Page, AZ. It’s one of those sites that lives up to the hype. One benefit of Covid restrictions is that our tour group was only five people plus guide.07.24.21 : Checked out the overview of Horseshoe Bend the day after we kayaked around it on the water.07.23.21 : Kayaked down a gentle 10 miles of the Colorado River from Horseshoe Bend to Lee’s Ferry, AZ. We got back hauled up the river by @kayakthecolorado.07.22.21 : Explored a secret little permit-only area of Vermillion Cliffs National Monumenr. No, it’s not “The Wave” but it’s similar and we were the only people to be found for miles around, so it was even better.07.21.21 : Hiked 10 miles round trip down the North Kaibab Trail to Roaring Springs. The 3,300 feet of elevation gain in the heat was tough, but it’s an incredible trail. This is the Redwall Bridge about 2.8 miles and 2,100 feet down from the rim.07.20.21 : Saw some crazy rain and thunderstorm action while at the North Rim of the Grand Canyon. Second pic was later that evening with clear skies.