eBook Eyewitness Top 10: Washington DC, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0756691133
  • ISBN-13: 9780756691134
  • DDC: 917.5304
  • 144 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released December 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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Overview

Drawing on the same standards of accuracy as the acclaimed DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, DK Top Washington DC uses exciting colorful photography and excellent cartography to provide a reliable and useful pocket-sized travel. Dozens of Top 10 lists provide vital information on each destination, as well as insider tips, from avoiding the crowds to finding out the freebies, the DK Top 10 Guides take the work out of planning any trip.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Washington, DC’s Top 10.
2: Washington, DC’s Highlights.
3: United States Capitol.
4: The White House.
5: National Air and Space Museum.
6: National Museum of American History.
7: National Gallery of Art.
8: Library of Congress.
9: Washington National Cathedral.
10: National Zoological Park.
11: Arlington National Cemetery.
12: Mount Vernon.
13: Moments in History.
14: US Presidents.
15: Art Galleries.
16: Museums.
17: Historic Homes and Buildings.
18: Places of African-American History.
19: Memorials and Monuments.
20: Green Spaces.
21: Children’s Attractions.
22: Places of Politics and Intrigue.
23: Shopping Areas.
24: Theaters.
25: Outdoor Activities.
26: Nightspots.
27: Restaurants.
28: Festivals and Cultural Event.
29: Excursions from Washington.
30: Around Town.
31: Around Capitol Hill.
32: The Mall and Federal Triangle.
33: Penn Quarter.
34: The White House and Foggy Bottom.
35: Georgetown.
36: Beyond the City Center.
37: Streetsmart.
38: Getting to Washington, D.C..
39: Getting Around Washington, DC.
40: Sources of Information.
41: Things to Avoid.
42: Shopping Tips.
43: Eating and Drinking Tips.
44: Tips for Budget Travelers.
45: Tips for Disabled Travelers.
46: Banking and Communications.
47: Security and Health.
48: Historic Hotels.
49: Luxury Hotels.
50: Moderately Priced Hotels.
51: Budget Hotels.
52: Child-Friendly Hotels.
53: Bed-and-Breakfasts.
54: Boutique Hotels.
55: Business Hotels.
General Index.
Acknowledgments.
Selected Street Index.