Experience Asian Culture at the National Harbor Dragon Boat Regatta

The National Harbor Dragon Boat Regatta boasts the best premier and local dragon boat teams from east coast racing throughout the day. Source: Facebook

Life in an apartment near the harbor can allow you great sights and activities. This summer enjoy the harbor and the events taking place there. Head out of your apartment and see what events you can find. This August you can attend the National Harbor Dragon Boat Regatta and enjoy the fun and excitement of Asian culture. This will be the event's third year … [Read more...]

Top 3 Ideas for a Fun Summer Day

Here are some fun summer activities for everyone here at your Alexandria apartments. Source: FreeDigitalPhotos

We wait anxiously for summer all year long, but once it's here it's sometimes hard to decide what to do with the longer days and nice weather. Here are a few suggestions of ways to fill your time this summer. Digitize your old photographs. Whether old family photos or your pre-digital prints, scanning photos is a great way to preserve important memories … [Read more...]

Top 3 Work Out Moves for Stronger Arms

Here are some excellent exercises that will help you find fun and fitness in the fantastic fitness center of our Alexandria luxury apartment community.

Summer may be in full swing, but it's never too late to get in shape. Here are a few great exercises to do to strengthen your arms this season. Inch-along: In this exercise, bend forward until you can put your hands on the floor, and walk them forward until you're in push-up position. Then walk your feet forward to your original starting position. Arm … [Read more...]

Hop-On the Shuttle to DC Beer Week

DC Beer Week is returning for another glorious run from August 17th through 24th!  Source: Facebook

Do you love trying new craft beers? Taste some of the finest brews in our region by taking the shuttle to the fun-filled DC Beer Week. Celebrating its 6th year, this week is a pure treat for all craft beer lovers. Throughout the week of August 17th through the 24th, you will find a wide variety of events hosted at area bars, restaurants, and breweries. … [Read more...]

Take the Kids to the Friendship Firehouse Festival

The annual Friendship Firehouse Festival is held on the first Saturday of August (8/2) at the Friendship Firehouse Festival. Source: morgueFile

Enjoy living near an apartment near festivals and head out for a day filled with fun and adventure with the kids. Attending a festival can bring excitement to you without having to travel far from home. This year check out the Friendship Firehouse Festival. The Friendship Firehouse Festival is held the first Saturday in August each year. The event is a fun … [Read more...]