The Near Northeast has bounced from trendy to neglected and back again. A lack of public transportation doesn’t stop visitors from flocking to its cool little bars and restaurants, while an alliance of young families and longtime residents work on making safety a priority. From folk concerts to cocktail lounges, the H Street Corridor, one of DC’s original commercial districts, packs in a phenomenal array of after-dark options.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
The Residential Face of Near Northeast
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A Potpourri of Nightlife Options
Where DC's Hippest Convene
Airbnb works with local photographers to capture the spirit of neighborhoods all around the world. The photography on this page includes work by:
As a freelance photographer based out of DC, I’ve had a lifelong desire to be submerged in different cultures, meet people of all walks of life, and eat bizarre foods. While my personal favorite escape is surfing remote warm-water breaks in Central America, I loved working on this project and discovering the many hidden subcultures that make up the diverse and often-mislabeled city of Washington, D.C.