Fire up your VSCO cam and head to Washington D.C. for peak Cherry Blossom season. Stayful has insider tips on the most ‘grammable spots, as well as unique boutique hotels to escape to afterwards. Weather experts predict blooms will peak on March 23 and 24 – what are you waiting for?
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As the old adage says, the early bird gets the ‘gram. Sure enough, the best view (sans crowds) of the blooms starts as the sun rises over the Tidal basin. If you press snooze one too many times, rent a paddle boat and take in the views from the water.
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If you are looking for something a little quieter, head to Dumbarton Oaks in Georgetown to see their famous cherry blossoms. Added bonus: their Japanese Plum trees and Tulip Magnolias are also in bloom right now.
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For an afternoon adventure, bike over to Foxhall Village to uncover a lesser known spot for beautiful blossoms. Revel in the up close and personal view before sharing the secret on your social network of choice.