ask Joanna about
breakfast and brunch • coffee shop • cocktail bars • monuments • museums • art galleries
What do you do and why do you do it?
While I work a full time job in the immigration and refugee field, I am also an online coach and social media influencer in the fitness space.
You’re broken hearted - what tracks does your heartbreak playlist consist of?
Anything from 90s or early 2000s alternative rock, preferrably something from the Google Dolls
What are the best TV shows of all time?
Stranger Things, obviously. You're strange to think otherwise.
Name some spots in Washington DC that are good for a Tinder date.
Escape Room - test your date to see if you can get along in solving a problem together or if they crack under pressure LOL. Follow that up with a cupcake and coffee from Baked and Wired in Georgetown and hang out on a bench at the Georgetown waterfront over looking the river.
Where do you buy those fabulous clothes of yours?
To be honest, I shop completely online. I am addicted to athletic wear, and majority of my athletic wear pieces were gifts to me from companies as part of past collaborations with them. You should see my closet!
What’s the area/ spot in town you’ll never be caught dead in?
North East DC
Is there a hidden bar / hole in the wall in Washington DC that you particularly like?
The Gibson, real speakeasy vibe and reminds me of being in NYC
Where can you get the best cocktail in Washington DC? Which one do you like?
Being a chocolate addict, my go to is the
What’s the one place you think is overrated in Washington DC?
Any place that is primarily tapas or small dishes. I am not about paying for an overpriced, snack size meal.
What’s the one place you think is underrated in Washington DC?
Most of the food trucks. I have found that you'll get the most bang for your buck or a much better meal in general than any of the standard restaurants around in the city
What’s your favorite vacation city in the world and why?
Domestic, it would be Miami. Internationally, I have not been there yet, but it would either be Barcelona or Melbourne