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  • Nightlife

A Stellar Post-Collegiate Scene at Comet Ping Pong in Washington, DC

January 14, 2014

WASHINGTON, DC, US – Most post-grads would agree that since graduation and the days of frat houses and beer pong, social events in the professional world look and feel remarkably different. Nevertheless, it’s still possible to find a sophisticated version of the collegiate party scene in Washington, DC at places… (more)
  • Nightlife

Nightlife with a Little Zest at Café Citron in Washington, DC

October 14, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – When life gives you lemons, make lemonade! While it may be getting cooler out, the heat is on at Washington, DC‘s Café Citron, a Latin-themed restaurant/bar/dance club in Dupont Circle where señoritas and señores with serious rhythm know they can shimmy over to get a… (more)
  • Sights & Activities

Frauleins, fireworks, and the Philharmonic at the Hollywood Bowl

July 2, 2011

LOS ANGELES, US – One of the things I most look forward to in June in Los Angeles is the annual opening of the Hollywood Bowl season. The nation’s largest outdoor amphitheatre tucked into the Hollywood Hills is in full swing (or shall I say “full song”?) June through September.… (more)
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From femmes fatales to Violent Femmes at Bordello

March 30, 2010

LOS ANGELES, USA – A rainy winter night, driving amongst industrial warehouses, looking for an unmarked door…it all sounds like the beginning of a pulpy noir film. In actuality, this was my introduction to downtown L.A. nightlife darling Bordello, which occupies the former Little Pedro’s space in the gritty grotto… (more)