Category Archives: Columbia Heights

Things to do and places to eat and drink in Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C.

Top 6 Places in DC to Bargain Shop

While most people visit D.C. for the national monuments and internationally recognized sites, it's got a very strong small business sector. D.C. shopping is worth carving time out for whether you're a lifelong resident or just in for the weekend. And while most people expect to overspend when on vacation, there are ways to find great…

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6 Outdoor DC Adventures Before the Snow Falls

Whether you've just moved to DC or if you want to rediscover why you love your home city so much, you're running out of time to get outdoors before the infamously harsh DC winter hits.  While DC is certainly well-known for its epic outdoor summer activities, the fall months also offer countless free opportunities to…

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The Best Brunch Spots Near Columbia Heights

Can’t-Miss Columbia Heights Brunches Washington, D.C.’s Columbia Heights neighborhood houses plenty of stylish bars, caf├ęs, bakeries, and restaurants featuring all sorts of cuisines from around the world. The great thing about the area is that there’s always a little something for everyone and every mood, making it a great place to go for a meal…

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A Brief History of Columbia Heights

Washington, D.C. has a rich history, and its neighborhoods are no exception. Today we want to give a brief history of the Columbia Heights neighborhood and its contribution to DC. Nestled amidst the Adams Morgan, Mount Pleasant, Park View, Petworth, Pleasant Plains, and Shaw neighborhoods, and bordering Howard University, the area has a little bit…

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