Stroll along M Street, where the cobblestone and brick sidewalks are lined with stores ranging from international retailers like Club Monaco, BCBG and Diesel to local boutiques like Hu’s Shoes and Hu's Wear. Recharge with with a coffee from Baked & Wired, a split personality cafe.
Have lunch at Blue Duck Tavern, an acclaimed restaurant inside the Park Hyatt as famous for its cuisine as it is for its famous patrons. Richard Gere has been spotted dining there and the Obamas celebrated a recent wedding anniversary at the restaurant.
Next, jet over to the the National Museum of American History, where First Ladies’ fashionable inaugural gowns (including Michelle Obama!) are on view in a permanent exhibition about presidential wives.
Check out CityCenterDC, the newest shopping sensation in the heart of downtown DC. High-end retail shops line the sidewalks here, like Hugo Boss, Burberry, Kate Spade, Longchamp, Zadig & Voltaire and more.
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