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If you haven't yet made the trip to National Harbor, you probably have legitimate reasons for it: you're not sure how to get there, where to go, or what to do. All valid. But luckily, we've done the legwork for you — literally! — and scoped out the nabe's best restos, shops, hangout spots, and activities to help you plan the perfect weekend getaway.
Whether you're driving, taking Metro, or cruising over on a ferry from Old Town Alexandria, we've got an accessible itinerary that covers everything you'll want to do when you arrive — from scarfing what might just be the best pizza in the DMV to discovering an accessories shop that'll make you swoon. Prefer to get your R&R through simpler pleasures? Spend the afternoon soaking up some early fall sunshine while you bask in the breeze off the water — no joke, you might think you've landed in Miami. But, no matter how you choose to spend the day, we promise you'll feel worlds away from D.C. (in a good way!).
For as much fun as the holiday season brings, it also carries along a sleigh-ton of stress. From stuffing yourself silly at Thanksgiving (accompanied by un-PC comments from your least-favorite tipsy cousin) to searching every overcrowded mall for presents, you may well be at the point where hearing one more jingle bell read
Sometimes fictional characters are total hotties. And, sometimes, these characters are also elves. This is an uncomfortable topic, but that doesn't mean we're going to shy away from it!
It's no one's fault that Bernard the Elf had the nice-guy appeal that made you want him as your boyfriend. It's no one's fault that read