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Eat, sleep, work and play in Arlington’s Shirlington District
Northern Virginia boasts many neighborhoods that offer a place to eat, sleep , work and play but none do it with cultural depth and the casual chic convenience as Shirlington. Located just off of the 395 exit and Glebe Rd one can find office buildings, condos and apartments, restaurants, bars, a library, grocer, and a movie theater to name a few.
Your afternoon will begin in Europe where a stroll down the avenue past the neighborhood coffee cafe will lead you to an Italian sense of high fashion at Viera Italy. Limited in sizes- but not style this urban boutique will be ready to dress your best for the evenings activities. Next it’s over to France, to find an unusual gift at the award winning La Village Marche for that jet setting friend who has everything and needs nothing.
Jet Lagged yet? Studio Salon and Spa is next on the list with an oxygen increasing and stress releasing Swedish massage. After the invigorating journey to Sweden you must be thirsty for a variety of hard to find Trappist ales from Belgium. Sorry, you have to come back on Monday for The Curious Grape’s free beer tasting that has a great selection for sale 7 days week.
Hope you are hungry because we are off to Asia for dinner… but where to start? West Asia hosts Aladin’s Eaterery serving up some of Lebenon’s favorites with healthy vegetarian options to enjoy. Ping, by Charlie Chaing’s, is the ultra modern Asian inspired culinary spot. They feature yummy Sushi- Japanese style and one of China’s national foods, Peking Duck. Still have room? Try out T.H.A.I. (Tasty Thai Cuisine, Hospitality and warmth, Architectural elegance, Innovative season elegance) for that hip n´ tasty getaway you have been looking for. The last stop on our Asian culinary experience leads us to Aroma displaying some of India´s best recipes with many platters for two to sample the variety.
As we head back to the Americas, Guapo’s is perfect stop for some after dinner margaritas with a variety of tequila straight from Mexico. The also serve up some of the best weekend brunches so don´t forget to revisit some of your favorite destinations in the morning.