There’s been plenty of talk around town over some of the new residents in DC’s Kalorama neighborhood, with new residents like the Obamas and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. Here’s a guide on where to go in the neighborhood the Washington Post dubbed DC’s Beverly Hills.
Get Some International Exposure
Sophisticated Kalorama is home to a wide array of foreign embassies and ambassadors’ residences for countries from all over the world, including France, Haiti, and Madagascar. Take a stroll down the street to soak up the stately, old-world beauty of the buildings and to start crafting a travel bucket list!
Find a Secret Getaway
Enjoy a romantic moment with a loved one on DC’s Spanish Steps, one of the city’s best hidden spots for a stolen moment with your significant other. Bring a book and spend an hour or two sitting by the fountain and bright flowers at the top of the stairs for a peaceful day away from the bustle of the city.
S St & 22nd St. NW, Washington, DC 20008
Explore The Great Outdoors
Just on the border of the residential area of Kalorama is Rock Creek Park, a 1,754-acre urban green space that has plenty to entertain children and families. Stop by on a sunny day to play a game of tennis or to embark on a hike that’ll help you unwind after a long day.
5200 Glover Rd. NW, Washington, DC 20015
Fuel Up With The Most Important Meal of The Day
Corner shop Kalorama Deli is known around the neighborhood for its delicious breakfast fare. Head over here before a morning hike for a simple turkey, egg, and cheese sandwich to see what the area’s residents are raving about.
2343 17th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009
Enjoy An Outdoor Movie
You don’t need to head to a theater to enjoy a movie with the family. Instead, make your way to Kalorama’s Mitchell Park for one of its summertime movie screenings. You’ll love getting to watch family-friendly hits while taking in the summer air.
23rd St. NW & S St NW, Washington, DC 20008