Washington D.C. the capital of USA is an ULTIMATE AMERICAN EXPERIENCE city. The states Virginia and Maryland each donated land so this federal district can be made. That`s included preexisting settlements of Alexandria and Georgetown. Washington D.C. was named in honor of first President of the USA George Washington. In 1791 Washington D.C. was founded like nation`s capital. More statistic information`s about Washington D.C. you can see on Wikipedia and Wikitravel sites.
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As soon as you land in Washington D.C. you get a sense of the power and history that this metropolitan city represents. In Washington D.C. you will find country`s famous museums and monuments all in one place. Washington D.C. will be the best way to spend one historical holiday to know better this country especially if you are USA citizen. You will know and have a vision about traditions, heritage and life of American Indians. Washington D.C. is place where you can see entirely history of one great country.
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Washington D.C. – place to see American history
We can split Washington D.C. on 4 parts so it will be easier to organize yourself and your family when you will go there. Downtown is place where all visitors usually start with Zero Milestone, National Mall and White House. Smithsonian Institution is for sure something that you can`t miss and John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. North Central part is more for your break time and if you like to have fun. It`s the most diverse and trendiest neighborhoods and destination number one for clubbing and live music as well as a lot of restaurants and places for shopping. This is place where you will see a lot of beautiful embassies.
Learn about history of the great nation through the monuments in Washington D.C.
West part is wealthy side of this town. It`s home to historic village of Georgetown with his colonial architecture, fine dining and energetic nightlife. Here you will see the grandiose National Cathedral, more embassies, shopping and several dining strips. East part will attract you with Capitol Hill, and the biggest Library of Congress. You will see amazing Union Station and less visited Catholic University, neighborhoods by Gallaudet, “Little Vatican” that is around the National Shrine, the Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens and the huge National Arboretum.
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Places that you can visit when you are in Washington D.C. are: White House, Smithsonian Institution, National Mall, United States Capitol, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian National Zoological Park, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, International Spy Museum, National Gallery of Art, National Museum of Natural History, Newseum, Washington National Cathedral, National Museum of American History, Thomas Jefferson Memorial, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Howard Theatre, National Portrait Gallery, Ford’s Theatre, Organization of American States, Hotel Washington, National World War II Memorial, Willard InterContinental Washington, Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Nationals Park, National Building Museum and there are more attractions and places that you can find on TripAdvisor site.
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