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Fodor's Washington, D.C.: with Mount Vernon, Alexandria & Annapolis (Full-color Travel Guide)

Fodor's Washington, D.C.: with Mount Vernon, Alexandria & Annapolis (Full-color Travel Guide)

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Price: $19.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years.

With history around every corner, Washington, D.C. is a city that seamlessly blends yesterday and today, and it's a perennial favorite for families. This updated guide--a strong domestic bestseller--lets travelers discover the myriad charms of the nation's capital, from its stately monuments to the trendiest restaurants.
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Frommer's EasyGuide to Washington, D.C. 2017 (Easy Guides)

Frommer's EasyGuide to Washington, D.C. 2017 (Easy Guides)

Author: Elise Hartman Ford
Price: $16.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: Our carefully-revised and up-to-date Easy Guide to the nation's capital tells of recent additions to the city's attractions that make it more compelling than ever. The worth of this easy-to-carry, easy-to-consult, 320-page guidebook is shown by its standing as the fifth most popular of all the Frommer's travel guides, a testament to the skills of its author Elise Hartman Ford, who returns for this third edition and has written for the Washington Post, Washingtonian Magazine, Ladies Home Journal and countless other publications.

This book contains:

- Dozens of maps, including a handy fold-out map of the city and its underground train system
to help you make the most efficient (and fun) use of your time in the Capitol
- Exact pricing and public transportation information for every listing in the book
- Opinionated reviews which tell you which attractions are worth your time, and which will only be of interest to some visitors
- Star ratings, that take value into account, and will help you find the right hotels, restaurants, nightspots and shops for you, in all price ranges
- Fun-to-follow, self-guided walking tours of DC?s most intriguing neighborhoods
-16-page photo guide with vibrant photographs, at the front of the book plus black and white photos throughout
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Lonely Planet Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Karla Zimmerman, Regis St Louis
Price: $19.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet Washington, DC is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Spend hours under the spell of the Smithsonian Institution's many museums, see the monuments and memorials lit up at night, or shop along historic Georgetown's cobbled lanes; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Washington, DC and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet Washington, DC Travel Guide: Full-color maps and images throughout Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sight-seeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss Cultural insights give you a richer, more rewarding travel experience - including history, politics, arts, media, architecture, sports, cuisine, entertainment, and more. Free, convenient pull-out Washington, DC map (included in print version), plus over 35 color neighborhood maps Covers National Mall, Foggy Bottom, the White House, Georgetown, Capitol Hill, Downtown, Dupont Circle, Adams-Morgan, U Street, Columbia Heights, Southeast, Northeast, Northwest, Northern Virginia, and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet Washington, DC, our most comprehensive guide to Washington, DC is perfect for both exploring top sights and taking roads less traveled. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out our Lonely Planet Eastern USA guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet. About Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveler community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travelers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.[more]
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National Geographic Walking Washington, D.C. (National Geographic Walking Washington, DC: The Best of the)

National Geographic Walking Washington, D.C. (National Geographic Walking Washington, DC: The Best of the)

Author: Barbara Noe Kennedy
Price: $14.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: See the best of Washington with this streamlined walking guide, complete with step-by-step itineraries and maps to help you explore the city like a pro and navigate like a local. Created in a handy, take-along format, this guide is written by a seasoned travel writer to help conjure the spirit of the place in elegant text enhanced by National Geographic's famous eye for good pictures. More than just a guidebook, Walking Washington, D.C., is full of information about the city and its people.[more]
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MICHELIN Guide Washington, DC 2018: Restaurants (Michelin Guide/Michelin)

MICHELIN Guide Washington, DC 2018: Restaurants (Michelin Guide/Michelin)

Author: Michelin
Price: $12.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: Looking for a great meal? Discover a selection of 100 delicious restaurants, all recommended, in the MICHELIN Guide Washington, DC 2018. Trained anonymous inspectors use the famous Michelin food star rating system to create the ultimate restaurant guide to the city, offering a variety of tasty cuisines for all budgets. Both visitors and local diners can rely on this annually updated guide with its helpful maps and objective descriptions for an unforgettable culinary experience.[more]
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Washington Atlas & Gazetteer

Washington Atlas & Gazetteer

Author: DeLorme
Price: $19.95
Binding: Map
Description: Wouldn't it be nice to always have exactly the right kind of map, whatever your needs may be? You will, with the uniquely versatile DeLorme Atlas & Gazetteer Series. These topographic atlases cover individual states with the most comprehensive detail available, including back roads, backwater lakes and streams, boat ramps, forests, wetlands, trailheads, campgrounds, public lands, prime hunting and fishing spots, and countless landmarks and points of interest. You'll also find a wealth of information on everything from family outings to wilderness adventures. The Atlas & Gazetteer is ideal for outdoor recreation, business travel, home or office reference, and countless other uses.

Washington Gazetteer categories
Campgrounds
Family Outings
Fishing
Hunting
Outdoor Adventures
Recreation Areas
Unique Natural Features

Suggested Uses
In-vehicle for everyday reference
Exploring back roads
Outdoor recreation preparation and navigation
Business travel
Planning vacations and leisure activities
Armchair journeys
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MICHELIN Guide Washington, DC 2017: Restaurants (Michelin Red Guide Washington, DC: Restaurants)

MICHELIN Guide Washington, DC 2017: Restaurants (Michelin Red Guide Washington, DC: Restaurants)

Price: $12.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: BRAND-NEW! The  underline;">MICHELIN Guide goes to Washington! The iconic red-covered restaurant guide, covering the renowned dining scene of the nation?s capital, helps both locals and visitors find great places to eat. All tastes and budgets are represented, with a great diversity of cuisines. Anonymous professional inspectors carefully select restaurants using Michelin?s famed food star-rating system. Lots of photos and great maps accompany the objective reviews. Everything in the guide is recommended, so diners can feel confident in their choices.[more]
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Moon Virginia: Including Washington DC (Travel Guide)

Moon Virginia: Including Washington DC (Travel Guide)

Author: Michaela Riva Gaaserud
Price: $17.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Discover Virginia with Moon Travel Guides!

Journey through history with Moon Virginia, from bustling cities and small towns to colorful coastlines and misty mountains.

What you'll find in Moon Virginia:
Strategic itineraries for any budget and timeline, from two days in Washington DC to ten days exploring the whole stateDetailed maps and handy reference photos throughoutCurated advice for history buffs, foodies, outdoor adventurers, families, beach-goers, and moreMust-see attractions and off-beat ideas for making the most of your trip: Visit Revolutionary War battlefields and hear the stories behind Civil War landmarks, or immerse yourself in history in Colonial Williamsburg. Stroll the Virginia Beach boardwalk or ride the coasters at Busch Gardens. See world-class museums and monuments in the nation's capital, wander historic downtown Charlottesville, or visit the homes of former presidents like Jefferson and Washington. Hike sections of the Appalachian Trail, explore underground caves, or kayak on the Potomac River. Sample authentic Virginia ham, kick back at a local pub, and discover the best spots for a romantic getawayThe best road trips in Virginia, including the scenic Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge ParkwayHonest advice from local author Michaela Riva Gaaserud on when to go, what to pack, and where to stay, from campgrounds to historic innsRecommendations for families, LGBTQ+ visitors, seniors, international visitors, traveling with pets, and travelers with disabilitiesThorough background on the culture, weather, wildlife, and historyWith Moon's local insight, diverse activities, and expert advice on the best of Virginia, you can plan your trip your way.

State-hopping? Try Moon Maryland. Headed to the Smokies? Check out Moon Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Exploring more of the South? Try Moon North Carolina or Moon Charleston & Savannah.
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Awesome Adventures at the Smithsonian: The Official Kids Guide to the Smithsonian Institution

Awesome Adventures at the Smithsonian: The Official Kids Guide to the Smithsonian Institution

Author: Emily B. Korrell
Price: $14.95
Binding: Spiral-bound
Description: From Dorothy's red slippers to dinosaurs to the Wright brothers' plane, the Smithsonian is filled with objects fascinating to kids. Yet choosing what to see at the Smithsonian can challenge even the most enthusiastic families. Packed with activities, information, and pictures, this lively new guide offers children ages 8-12 years a way to navigate the Smithsonian. Engaging maps, photographs, and illustrations present the main museum halls along with puzzles, games, mad libs, and pages for journal entries, drawings, and superlatives that will help get kids ready for their big trip to the nation's capital and keep them focused and attentive as they navigate the world's largest museum complex that is the Smithsonian Institution. Awesome Adventures at the Smithsonian(spiral bound)is the perfect way to engage any child on their big trip to Washington, DC, and the Smithsonian.[more]
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