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Leslie Quander Wooldridge

Leslie Quander Wooldridge

Leslie Quander is a Washington DC-based writer and editor, who writes for Time Out DC, the Washington Post, Business Insider and more. 

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The 11 best Airbnbs in Washington D.C.

The 11 best Airbnbs in Washington D.C.

As something of a tourist hotspot—with a food, shopping and nightlife scene that's second to, if not none, then very few—Washington D.C. is awash with fine options when it comes to finding somewhere to rest your head. But while it’s lovely to reap the benefits of room service and tiny pillow mints, sometimes a trip calls for something a little more personalized. Luckily, Airbnb has a whole sweep of suites, apartments, rooms and houses available to rent, so you’ll soon be living your best life from the comfort of a lovely historic townhouse or taking in the views from your own private roof terrace. Experience the capital like a true local in one of the best Airbnbs in Washington D.C. RECOMMENDED: Best hotels in Washington D.C. Who makes the cut? While we might not stay in every Airbnb featured, we've based our list on top reviews, hosts and amenities to find you the best stays. This article includes affiliate links. These links have no influence on our editorial content. For more information, see our affiliate guidelines. 

The best nightclubs in D.C. to party all night

The best nightclubs in D.C. to party all night

After diving deep into the intricacies of judicial procedure and the debt ceiling, it pays to know where to let off steam in D.C., and thankfully the options are plenty. Start with a solid pre-game at one of the city's best bars before hitting the town. Wherever you find yourself (spoiler alert: probably U Street), this list promises a good time. From electronica to Latin beats, brunches that never end and clubs that serve up pho for your late-night cravings, these are the best clubs in Washington, D.C. right now. RECOMMENDED:🌿 The best cannabis dispensaries in D.C. 🍴 The best restaurants in D.C.📍 The best things to do in D.C.📸 The most Instagrammable places in D.C.🏘️ The best Airbnbs in D.C.

The 17 best things to do in Washington DC with kids

The 17 best things to do in Washington DC with kids

We all know Washington, D.C. is iconic, but don’t dismiss our nation’s capital as merely a place of history and politics. Washington, D.C. is a whole lot of fun, too, and whether you’re visiting with family or just looking for things to do with the kids this weekend, you’re spoiled for choice for activities for all ages.  So whether you’re looking for specific children’s activities or something that the whole family will love, we’ve got you covered. In our guide you’ll find the city’s top attractions that cater to kids, as well as stuff they’ll love like zoos, parks and botanical gardens to make sure you get plenty of fresh air touring the city. From the canal park to the Spy Museum, here are the best things to do with kids in Washington, D.C. right now.  RECOMMENDED:📍 The best things to do in Washington, D.C.🍝 The best restaurants in Washington, D.C.🏘️ The best Airbnbs in Washington, D.C.🚌 The best day trips in Washington, D.C.