Information about Washington D.C.
About Washington, D.C.
Situated between Maryland and Virginia sits the small city of Washington, D.C. While this political landmark is most famous for its title as the capital of the United States, it is also known for its beautiful monuments; abundant galleries and museums; scenic landscapes; and diverse culture.
Washington, D.C. Neighborhoods
Visitors yearning to get their taste of political and natural history should make sure to explore the beautiful National Mall, home to the city’s famous monuments and museums. If shopping is at the top of your ‘to-do’ list, you’ll want to check out Friendship Heights and Georgetown, home to an eclectic mix of favorite brand-name stores as well as funky boutiques. For a fun night out on the town, check out Adams Morgan and The U Street Corridor, popular for their vibrant bars, music venues, and late night food.
Things to do in Washington, D.C.
Whether you are passionate about history, art, science, or even espionage, D.C. has a museum for you. Adults and kids alike can appreciate the cool exhibits at The Smithsonian Museum of Natural History, The Air and Space Museum, and The National Gallery of Art. Visitors planning a spring trip can enjoy the warm weather while touring the monuments, biking through the magnificent Cherry Blossom trees, or kayaking down the Potomac River or picturesque C&O canal. Music and theatre buffs should catch a performance downtown or venture off to Vienna, VA to experience the stunning outdoor venue, Wolf Trap. And lastly, make sure to have a camera handy to take your obligatory picture in front of The White House!
Washington, D.C. Accommodations
The D.C. metro area is home to three airports, making it an easy destination to fly into. Although it does not pass through every neighborhood, the Washington Metro makes getting in, out, and around and the city quick and easy. Whether you are planning a trip to D.C. for pleasure or for business, Tripping.com can help you find a comfortable accommodation.
Vacation Rentals in Washington D.C.
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These homes offer a range of amenities, giving you more bang for your buck. For those looking to stay in a corporate rental, 1,519 of Washington D.C.’s rentals offer high speed internet so you can easily keep in touch with your company or team. Go for a swim at one of the 330 properties complete with pool or jacuzzi, or relax with a night of cable TV in any of our 3,193 cozy homes.
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