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Washington DC Private City Tour
"It's a very fast-paced city tour around Washington DC for 4 hours with your own private driver guide who will give you all the basic information about the monuments and areas you will see on this tour. Get even more personalized by selecting a multi-ling Supreme Court Library of Congress Ullyses Grant MemorialUnion Station Pennsylvania Avenue The White House
From $90.00
 
Washington DC Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour and Attractions Pass
"Redeem your bus voucher at Union Station to begin your 48 hours of unlimited access to three bus loops around Washington DC. Learn about this dynamic city's history from live commentary as you admire numerous landmarks including the White House US Capitol Lincoln Memorial Jefferson Memorial Vietnam Veterans Memorial Ford's Theatre and Arlington National Cemetery. Hop on and off at the various stops (see Itinerary for full list) to capture photos and visit sights at your leisure. In addition
From $90.00
 
Half-Day Grand Tour of Washington DC
"This tour is an educational tour. You will visit the White House Jefferson Memorial Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Lincoln Memorial and Iwo Jima Memorial. The same stop also includes visiting the Korean War Memorial
From $49.00

Most Viewed Tourist Traps in Washington D.C.

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"Not Worth It" Tours

I remember when we were first assigned here years ago we went on a tour of what was then called the Mint. It was a lot of fun, you got to see how the currency was made practically from start to...
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Local Scams

These are all over place, and if you have ever ventured outside of your hometown in your life, you should know better than to ever shop at one. Why? Because your mom doesn't want a snow globe of the...
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Disappointments

Things have changed over the years. The tour of the White House really has become so limited that it really isn't worth it anymore. You will get to see much more in the %l...
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Crowds

Tickets are timed, and there is always a ridiculously long line, and to be truthful you can see the Washington Monument from just about any major road in D.C....not to mention if you fly in or out of...
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"So Worth It" Traps

The National Aquarium is located downtown, between Pennsylvania and Constitution Avenues, right in the heart of all the tourist sights you will want to see in Washington. (literally catty corner from...
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DC Tourist card

For cities with a lot of sights and expensive museums, a tourist card can be a good investment. This one, however, isn't really worth it! For one it includes no public transportation privileges at...
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Oct 17, 2014
 
 
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Vendors on the Mall

If you like $3 Cokes and 3 shirts for $15 this is the place for you. Odd that all of the vendors sell the exact same things. One cart has hot dogs, the next has clothes, then hot dogs, then clothes....
Ewingjr98
Apr 04, 2009

the washington monument

its the washinton monument you can sit on the lawn at night and have dinner with your boyfriend or husband its truely romantic. take pictures of the monument and hang out with friends at night walk...
ashluvsu
May 31, 2007

Royal Flush

There is not a lot I should say about this other than I had to stop in Washington for a bite to eat at a little road side take out near the Washington monument and after eating I couldn't hold it no...
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jamiesno
Mar 24, 2007

Local Police

PoliceThe police in Washington where present everywhere it seemed. I thought it was helpful in a sense because you felt a little safer but if you’re a tourist they are a good source of advice or...
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jamiesno
Mar 02, 2007

Bars and restaurants

You always have to take an ID with you to order alcoholic beverages. Sometimes, however, staff in some establishments are not giving out alcoholic beverages, because they can not ar do not want to...
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Jun 06, 2005

Top Hotels in Washington D.C.

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16th & H Sts. NW, One Lafayette Square, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20006, United States
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1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20004, United States
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3100 South St. NW, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20007, United States
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2500 Pennsylvania Ave, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20037, United States
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1330 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20024, United States
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2650 Virginia Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, District of Columbia, 20037, United States
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Top Things to Do in Washington D.C.

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Capitol Building

Wow lucked out .. my first and only visit .. free televised concert on the capital lawn. There were celebrities from Tv and singers. Very cool to just be there and be at our capitol on memorial...
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Lincoln Memorial

After walking end to end, East to West, for monuments, this is the most approachable. It has a unique grandeur because it is so large and so detailed. Looking all directions from here, you can see the...
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National Archives

We were a bit suprised to see that the US National Archives should have the tightest security of all the buildings we got to see in Washington, D.C., but I guess Americans truly don't mess around when...
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White House

We went memorial day 2005 and it was a great time to go .. it's was my first and only visit but i'd really like to revisit. So much to do and see and of course so much history. Once you get there .....
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National Gallery of Art

Recently on a pleasant early September Monday,I devoted a wonderful day to studying this ginormous art museum's splendid collection of sculpture on the ground floor as well as its delightful...
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World War II Memorial

This was my first time seeing this memorial, and it is fantastic! Very big, very beautiful, and very well done. It is a great tribute to the men and women who gave their lives fighting in WWII. This...
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Top 5 Washington D.C. Writers

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matcrazy1

"Neither American nor European City :-)"
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Ewingjr98

"Washington DC"
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Yaqui

"Washington D.C."
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globetrotter_2006

"MY HOMETOWN"
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GentleSpirit

"My Hometown"
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