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Dk Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, Dc: 2020

byDk Eyewitness

Paperback | September 17, 2019

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Planning a trip to Washington, DC? Look no further.

Whether you want to stroll beneath the cherry blossoms, visit the iconic domed Capitol, or tour the magnificent White House, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that Washington, DC has to offer.

Washington, DC delights at every turn. Wherever you go, there is a marvel of architecture to be discovered, a scenic view to be savoured, or a world-famous museum to be enjoyed. And that’s not to mention the lush green spaces and secret sanctuaries waiting to welcome weary travellers after a long day of sight-seeing.

Our annually updated guide brings this beautiful city to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does with expert-led insights and advice, detailed breakdowns of all the must-see sights, photographs on practically every page, and our trademark illustrations.

You'll discover:

   • our pick of Washington, DC’s must-sees, top experiences, and hidden gems
   • the best spots to eat, drink, shop, and stay 
   • detailed maps and walks which make navigating the city easy
   • easy-to-follow itineraries
   • expert advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe
   • colour-coded chapters to every part of Washington, DC from Capitol Hill to Penn Quarter, The Mall to Georgetown
   • our new lightweight format, so you can take your guide with you wherever you go

Have less time? Try our pocket-friendly Top 10 Washington, DC for top 10 lists to all things Washington, DC.
About DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: For more than two decades, DK Eyewitness Travel Guides have helped travelers experience the world through the history, art, architecture, and culture of their destinations. Expert travel writers and researchers provide independent editorial advice, recommendations, and reviews. With guidebooks to hund...
Title:Dk Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, Dc: 2020Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:208 pages, 8.56 × 5 × 0.47 inShipping dimensions:8.56 × 5 × 0.47 inPublished:September 17, 2019Publisher:DKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0241368790

ISBN - 13:9780241368794


From the Author

Your journey starts here. This new edition of our Washington, DC guide, packed with color photography, DK's iconic illustrations and detailed maps, has been expertly updated so you won't miss a thing.  -Gorgeous, all-new color photography so you can imagine yourself there- Reasons to love Washington, D.C.: world-class museums, the magnificent Mall, watching government in action, cherry trees in bloom--what will yours be?- See Washington, D.C., from a different angle: 18 pages of fresh ideas for exploring the city - A year-long calendar of events in Washington, D.C., gives a selection of local events and festivals for all seasons - Sturdy, laminated pull-out city map gives transportation information and a Metro map - Expert advice covers the practical stuff: get ready, get around, and stay safe - Detailed color maps help you navigate the city with ease - Expert tips to make memories that last--where to snap and share the perfect photo, take in stunning views, and escape the crowds The most authentic places to stay, eat, drink, and shop - Easy-to-follow walks and itineraries take you on a tour of each area, with plenty of food and drink stops en route. - Hand-drawn illustrations show the inside of the must-see attractions, including the United States Capitol, the White House, Washington National Cathedral, and Thomas Jefferson's Monticello Covers Capitol Hill, the Mall, South of the Mall, Penn Quarter, the White House and Foggy Bottom, the Northwest, Georgetown, beyond the center, and sights beyond the cityDK Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, D.C., is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you create your own unique trip.Planning a shorter trip? Try our Top 10 Washington, D.C.About DK Eyewitness Travel: For 25 years, DK's beautifully practical Eyewitness guides have been combining inspiring ideas and expert advice with easy-to-read maps and vivid photography to inform and enrich your vacation. In 2018, the Eyewitness series was relaunched with a stunning new look that you will love even more. DK is the world's leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.

Editorial Reviews

"Known… for its four-color maps, photos and illustrations, the [DK] Eyewitness Guides are extremely user-friendly for travelers who want their information delivered in a concise, visual way." – Chicago Tribune

"The best option… Color photos, maps, and diagrams bring the place to life." – The Philadelphia Inquirer