Washington DC seems to be a very busy city when viewed from the outside. But it is an undeniable fact that there are also tranquil and serene places in Washington, where couples can have a great time together, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Here are five suggestions of things that couples can do and enjoy in Washington DC.
Have a Date Night at a Speakeasy
The most important thing couples look for is to sit at a place where they can open their hearts to each other without being disturbed by anyone. There are several speakeasy secret bars in Washington which will be an ideal space for such couples.
Spend an Afternoon in Blagden Alley
The Blagden Alley is the cobblestoned back alley in the Shaw neighborhood, which houses majority of the coffee shops, bars and restaurants in the city. This is a wonderful place to spend the afternoon, as the place looks so adorable.
Take a Walk around the Tidal Basin
The Tidal Basin is one of the many romantic places in the city. The place looks beautiful at dawn and dusk. This is actually a branch of the Potomac River and the waters here are still. The view of Jefferson Memorial from here is amazing. The cherry blossom season is the best time to visit the place because at this time the trees will turn pink and white, which is a great view to behold.
Spend Time near the Great Falls
This is the best natural beauty where couples can spend time together enjoying some fresh air. The Great Falls waterfall is situated in the middle of the Potomac River. The best time of the year to visit the Great Falls is in the fall season when the tree leaves turn bright red, orange and yellow.
Spend a Day at the Museums
The one thing Washington is very famous for is museums. There are so many world class museums in Washington DC. It is a very pleasant idea for couples to spend a day in the museums of their choice. There are so many Smithsonian museums as well as non-Smithsonian museums in the city.
There are many other romantic things that couples can do in their Washington DC tour. Georgetown is a good place for the couples to sit and talk. The experience of dining in Martin’s tavern, the place where JFK proposed to Jackie is also lovely.
Washington DC, though it is a very busy city with a lot of people, it also has some great romantic spots. Make sure you visit them on your tours of Washington DC with your partner.