Check into the Donovan House, one of DC’s hippest hotels, complete with floor-to-ceiling windows and sumptuous furnishings.
Stop for a light bite at Equinox where Chef Todd Gray serves up delectable seasonal fare with locally-sourced ingredients.
It’s on to the Phillips Collection, where you can marvel at the extraordinary set of French Impressionist masterpieces.
After admiring the art display, try your hand at creating art on a plate. Treat your date to a cooking class at CulinAerie, where classes often include special “Date Night” and “Couples Cooking” evenings. The best part: it’s right down the street from your hotel.
If your culinary creations didn’t come out as planned, or if you’d like to linger over cool cocktails and Asian crudos, tofu and sashimi, head to Zentan, the hip Asian bistro at the Donovan House.