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A Double Time Warp at PX in Alexandria, Virginia

November 20, 2013

OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA, US – Located just south of Washington, DC, Old Town Alexandria in Virginia offers a perfect escape from the hubbub of the big city. A former stomping ground of the Founding Fathers, Old Town transports visitors back to colonial times. And PX, in the heart of Old… (more)
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A Dose of (Unconventional) Wisdom in Washington, DC

October 30, 2013

Washington, DC, US – Maybe we’ve been mistaken all along. Whenever we’re looking for a hopping Hill happy hour in Washington, DC, we tend to get swept along with the crowd to dive joints and sports bars. Not that cheap beer menus are anything to sniff at, but perhaps what… (more)
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All Aboard the Mixology Train at The Passenger in Washington, DC

October 27, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – From the looks of things, Washington, DC‘s The Passenger is the quintessential hip dive. It’s located in the unpretentious restored Warehouse Theater in Mt. Vernon Square, and there’s a healthy crowd of skinny-jeaned hipsters munching on burgers at the bar. But don’t even think about… (more)
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Party like a Rock Star at the Rock & Roll Hotel in Washington, DC

October 13, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – We’ve found just the place for free spirits who love to live on the edge, feel most comfortable donning sleek moto jackets and broken-in Chucks, and enjoy making a bit of a ruckus. Believe it or not, traditionally buttoned-up Washington, DC is home to the Rock… (more)
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Tempting Tuesday: Celebrate London Cocktail Week in High Spirits

October 8, 2013

LONDON, UK — Londoners seem to have taken a cue from their Bavarian brethren: rather than revel in the beers of Oktoberfest, the city is hosting week-long festivities in honor of the famed cocktail. From the 7th to the 13th of October, London Cocktail Week participants will have the option… (more)
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Friday Finds: Cocktails from Coast to Coast

July 19, 2013

When it comes to the end of a long work week, there’s nothing quite like slipping on your killer pumps and heading out for a few cocktails. And while you always have our favorite picks from sunny LA to posh Paris (and everything in between) in our guides, we decided… (more)
Jack Rose Dining Saloon rooftop bar in Washington, DC
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Friday Finds: Top Blogs Highlight DC’s Best Al Fresco Nightlife

June 28, 2013

If you missed The Diary post earlier this week, The Purple Passport is excited to announce a new Guide to Washington, DC! Busy DC locals, visitors and tourists can’t help but be in a summer state-of-mind, with temperatures set to hit highs in the 90s this week. When it… (more)
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NYC’s The Jane: Where Funky Meets Classy

June 23, 2013

NEW YORK CITY, USA – The West Village’s well-shaded cobblestoned streets amid picturesque brownstones make for a charming neighborhood, but vestiges of its funkier, boho roots remain. And that’s where the delightful, ge of a hotel, The Jane, comes in. Originally built in 1908 by William A. Boring (architect for… (more)
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Friday Finds: A Night Out in London

June 14, 2013

The nightlife options in London are endless—whether you want to keep it casual with a pint at a traditional pub, kick it up a notch with cocktails at a trendy lounge, go classy at a posh British hotel bar, or dance into the early hours of the morning at a… (more)
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5 Great Bars for Kicking Back in London

May 27, 2013

LONDON, UK - Once just a town for provincial pints at the local pub, London has long since blossomed into a cosmopolitan cocktailing city with as many options for getting tipsy as there are nightlife personalities. Sure, you can still pop into a classic tavern for an afternoon brew, but you can… (more)
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