The District of Columbia is a foodie’s paradise. Mouthwatering menus and enchanting ambiances are the rule of thumb. The eclectic mix of cultures and nationalities in this city make for exotic offerings and exciting twists traditional favorites. It would almost seem as if a new restaurant, café or bar is popping up every day. Some establishments are the fruition of lifelong dreams, while others act as experiments and extensions of already thriving brands. Renewed Chef Jose Andres is the owner of one of the more successful brands in the city, ThinkFoodGroup. The company operates seven establishments within the district: Jaleo, Oyamel, Minibar, Barmini, Pepe, America Eats and Zaytinya. Each with a different concept and price point, the ThinkFoodGroup never disappoints.
The color green has taken on a more significant definition than a mix between the primary colors blue and yellow. Over the last 10 years, the word has redefined itself as more necessary environmental practice than reptilian hue. Thinking “green” is often coupled with the concept of sustainable development, the creation of urban spaces that are culturally, socially, and environmentally sound. Millions of people have become increasingly more conscious of their impact on their given environment and are taking legitimate steps to lessen their carbon footprint.
Washington, DC, in particular, is counted among the most energy efficient and environmentally responsible urban centers in America, it is also among the most rapidly developing. CityCenterDC is an exciting new multi-use development in the heart of DC, which features an exclusive 458 unit residential community, The Apartments at CityCenter. A project spearheaded by developer Hines, considered a world leader in sustainable development, the 10 acre, 8 building, 2,000,000 sq. ft. development is not only an attribute to the economy but a friend to its environment.
Located in the heart of our nation’s capital is a place where city living, luxury and accessibility unite. At the Apartments at CityCenter, residents will find the ultimate living experience. The community features 57 unique floor plans including studio, one, two and three bedroom units – all of which come with spacious walk-in closets. Kitchens are equipped with stainless steel appliances, quartz counter tops and European style cabinets. The floors are covered in eco-friendly bamboo and seem to melt into the dramatic windows stretching down from the ceiling. The views are unparalleled and even more enjoyable from a private balcony, patio or terrace.