Xpatriate Games

An expatriate Australian living, working and experiencing life in Washington DC.

Got Heart, Give Hope

This little Australian expatriate does not get out very much to "grown up" events. Without close family and friends nearby and after a disastrous experience with an after school nanny, finding a good and trustworthy babysitter for Little Roo has proved too hard on most occasions....more

Celebration of Spring

The Annual Cherry Blossom Festival held around the tidal basin area of Washington D.C is in essence a celebration of Spring. Locals and tourists alike flock in droves to see the beautiful blooms of the cherry trees and to participate in the associated activities of which there are plenty, the Kite Festival, the Cherry Blossom Parade, Fireworks display and the Sakura Matsuri - Japanese Street Festival. ...more