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Being a tourist in Washington might prove to be quite difficult. Travelgrove is trying to help you out with a long list of Washington Guide Books. We have collected the best Guide Books for Washington that contain all the information you as a traveler may need to get around and find the best places. You will learn the do’s and don’ts from real people and you can put all their knowledge into your pocket. Browse and get the guide book you like the most. Enjoy the exploration!


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 in a New Way

Travel writer and local Michaela Riva Gaaserud shares her expert perspective on Virginia, guiding you on a memorable and unique experience.

Whether you're getting some sun on Colonial Beach or seeing the Beauregard Civil War Cemetery,Moon Virginiahas activities for every traveler. With itineraries like ?Presidential Virginia? and ?Adventures Underground,? expertly crafted maps, gorgeous photos, and Michaela's trustworthy advice,Moon Virginiaprovides the tools for planning your perfect trip!

Moon Virginiacovers can't-miss sights and the best destinations including:
Shenandoah and Northwestern Virginia Chesapeake Richmond Virginia Beach Norfolk
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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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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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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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Frommer's Washington, D.C. day by day

Frommer's Washington, D.C. day by day

Author: Meredith Pratt
Price: $13.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: This is the fourth edition of our bestselling Frommer's Washington, D.C. day by day guidebook, and Meredith Pratt, a Washington, D.C. resident for over a decade, has been the author of the second, third, and now fourth such edition. Meredith is a much-published travel journalist, and has herself experienced (when she first arrived here) the challenge of making the most of the nation's vibrant capital.

The book contains:

- Full color throughout with hundreds of photos and dozens of maps
- Sample one- to three-day itineraries that include Political Washington; Washington with Kids; Washington for Architecture Lovers; strolls through iconic neighborhoods like Adams Morgan, Georgetown, and the U Street Corridor; and more
- Star ratings for all hotels, restaurants, and attractions that clue readers in on great finds and values
- Exact pricing so there?s never any guessing
- Tear-resistant foldout map in a handy, reclosable plastic wallet and dozens of bulleted maps throughout to help guide you from place to place
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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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Secret Washington  D.C.

Secret Washington D.C.

Author: Sharon Pendana
Price: $19.95
Binding: Paperback
Description: A Darth Vader grotesque on a church, a giant chair, the longest escalator in the western hemisphere, a faithful replica of the Holy Land for those who cannot make the pilgrimage to Jerusalem, a fence forged from War of 1812 muskets, a yet uncracked cryptographic sculpture ?
Far from the crowds and the usual clichs, Washington D.C. is a reserve of well-concealed treasures only revealed to those who know how to wander off the beaten track, whether residents or visitors.
An indispensable guide for those who thought they knew Washington D.C. well, or who would like to discover the hidden face of the city.
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Lonely Planet Pocket Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

Lonely Planet Pocket Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

Author: Lonely Planet, Karla Zimmerman
Price: $13.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Lonely Planet: The world's leading travel guide publisher Lonely Planet's Pocket 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. Climb the steps of Abraham Lincoln's dramatic Doric-columned memorial, tour the iconic home of the US President, or wander cobblestoned neighborhoods and jazzy bohemian quarters; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of the best of Washington, DC and begin your journey now! Inside Lonely Planet's Pocket Washington, DC: 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 Free, convenient pull-out Washington, DC map (included in print version), plus over 14 color neighborhood maps User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organized by neighborhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time Covers National Mall, White House Area, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Capitol Hill, Downtown, Penn Quarter, Dupont Circle, Adams Morgan and more The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Pocket Washington, DC, a colorful, easy-to-use, and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, provides on-the-go assistance for those seeking only the can't-miss experiences to maximize a quick trip experience. Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends both popular and offbeat experiences, and extensively covers all of Washington, DC's neighborhoods? Check out Lonely Planet's Washington, DC guide. Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Eastern USA guide for a comprehensive look at all the region has to offer. Authors: Written and researched by Lonely Planet and Karla Zimmerman. 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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Fodor's Around Washington, D.C. with Kids (Travel Guide)

Fodor's Around Washington, D.C. with Kids (Travel Guide)

Author: Fodor's Travel Guides
Price: $12.99
Binding: Paperback
Description: Fodor?s Around Washington, D.C. with Kids provides both visiting and local parents with 68 fun family activities to do in D.C., from exploring the National Air and Space Museum to watching a Wolf Trap show or visiting the National Zoo. Each activity features practical tips and suggestions for nearby places to eat. Plus, there are games for the kids.[more]
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