Washington, DC Travel Guide - What To See & Do Shawn English Author
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NOOK version of our illustrated travel guide will take you to Washington, DC, the capital of the United States and the seat of its three branches of government. Washington has a collection of free, public museums unparalleled in size and scope throughout the history of mankind, and the lion's share of the nation's most treasured monuments and memorials. The vistas on the National Mall between the Capitol, Washington Monument, White House, and Lincoln Memorial are famous throughout the world as icons of the world's wealthiest and most powerful nation.Beyond the Mall, Washington, DC has in the past two decades shed its old reputation as a city both boring and dangerous, with shopping, dining, and nightlife befitting a world-class metropolis. Travelers will find the city new, exciting, and decidedly cosmopolitan and international.Finding Internet access when out and about can be problematic so carry your mobile guidebook in the palm of your hand. We include a fully linked Table of Contents and internally to access context-specific information quickly and easily when offline. Many web links are included as well for additional information. Contents: Welcome To Washington, D.C. Key Districts Overview History People Climate Literature Film Arrivals By plane By train By car By bus Local Transportation City layout By Metro Fares Tips By Circulator bus By Metrobus By taxi By car By bicycle Sightseeing Highlights Views and Panoramas Fun Activities Parks Rock Creek Park Roosevelt Island Festivals Sports Football Hockey Basketball Baseball Soccer Theater Music Classical Pop & rock Jazz & blues Studying Working Shopping Highlights Dining Guide Bars, Clubs & Drinking Accommodation Guide Safety & Security Crime Local laws Security procedures Healthy Living Communications Local Help Publications Embassies Dress Baggage storage Local & Day Trips Northern Virginia destinations Baltimore Suburban Maryland


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