We’ve been off the grid at D.C. Internationalist. But here is a rundown of the most recent and notable news items.
Travel: British Airways will feature the A380 on flight 216/217 to Dulles next September.
Media: Al Jazeera America is interested in prestige than profit.
Food: Despite the fast-casual craze in D.C., Ping Pong Dim Sum and Yo!Sushi are currently not in expansion mode.
More Food: Per the Shawafel social media guru, the fast-casual Lebanese joint plans to setup shop in the Courthouse area. More on this as we get it.
Update: Shawafel intends to open at 1919 Wilson Blvd in the spring.
Retail: Conneticut Avenue is losing a flagship retailer [Burberry] to CityCenter. Does the strip have any chance of attracting high-end retailers? Prada and Saint Laurent have signed leases at Tysons Galleria making Conneticut Avenue seem like an after-thought.
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