Posts Tagged ‘thomas circle’

An Explanation for the Boutique Hotel Boom

The Peebles Corp. wants to build a hotel at the site of the old Stevens School.
A while back, I wrote about the proliferation of boutique hotels–both recently-opened and in the works–in Washington D.C. and drew up a list of all the new options flooding downtown with their sleek leather furniture and funky lighting (and annoying [...]

A Critical Tour of D.C. Architecture

Originally I was gonna do a feature called "D.C.'s Worst Buildings." I asked Julian Hunt, a former lecturer in architectural criticism at Catholic, to show me around a few. He was worried, though, that such an approach would contribute to what he called, in an e-mail to me, "the generalized ignorance or architectural design and [...]