Plan your stay in Washington, DC
Including a visit to the hidden bar in the basement of a local doughnut shop.
Navigating Washington, D.C.
Driving in Washington, DC
Heads up: the traffic circles are confusing and some streets change direction in rush hours.
Cycling in Washington, DC
The city has close to 60 miles of marked bike lanes and is building more by the day.
Metro and street map of DC
Find major streets, top museums and attractions.
Traveling to and from Washington, DC
With three airports serving the area, you'll need a guide. We're here to help.
Where to eat in Washington, DC
The 38 best restaurants in DC
Old-time classics have taken permanent spots in the city's formerly stodgy dining scene.
Top vegan eateries in DC
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Delicious Greek restaurants in DC
From delicious tzatziki to delectable baklava and killer souvlaki, expect traditional Mediterranean food here.
10 fabulous eateries in Georgetown
As cute as a box of macarons, Chez Billy Sud delivers southern France on a plate.
Where to drink in Washington, DC
From fabulously gimmicky destinations (including a "cocktail lab" by José Andrés) to ultra-old-school haunts shaking up solid classic drinks.
Get merry on sherry, swap recommendations with a master sommelier or unwind with a few bottles.
Where to stay in Washington, DC
The best hotels in Washington, DC
From luxuriously historic lodgings to crisply contemporary boutique hotels.
Where to stay in Washington, DC
The city is broken into four different quadrants that are made up of distinct neighborhoods.
The 16 best cheap hotels in DC
It's true: what is perhaps the world’s most famous hotel, The Watergate Hotel, is relatively affordable.
Awesome Airbnbs to rent out in DC
Whether you prefer a lively neighborhood like Dupont Circle or a quieter one, like Capitol Hill.
Get out and explore Washington, DC
Whether looking to expand your vinyl collection, learn how to play a new instrument or find that record you've been humming.
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