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Our Favorite #PeakBloom Shots on Instagram

Photo on Instagram by @dccitygirl.

Get all the #bloomin’ feels without the crazy crowds.

Even the smallest visitors get into the spirit of cherry blossom viewing. We adore this capture from @littlekidnyc enjoying the fun of peak bloom and think the framing and the shadow really make the whole scene. Great work and thanks for sharing to #igdc!

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Tiny reflections.

A crown fit for a DC queen.


Nice blossoms, gnarly bark.

Ready for a close-up.

Crystal clear.

Finally checking out the #cherryblossoms ?? DOUBLE TAP IF YOU LOVE THIS CITY

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The classic.

A far-away Founding Father.

The cutest #matchers Insta.

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Elliot joined Washingtonian in January 2018. An alum of Villanova University, he grew up in the Philadelphia area before earning a master’s degree in journalism from Syracuse University. His work has also appeared in the Washington Post,, and, among others. He lives in Bloomingdale.