As the United States historical capital and the centre of democracy, Washington is embedded with government buildings and institutions and is a fascinating destination from this perspective alone. It is also a vibrant and cultured city that has a diverse population that ranges from Latino to Ethiopian, resulting in a wealth of entertainment, restaurants and nightlife.
Washington is bursting with astonishing and memorable places to visit. Arts and culture, history & heritage, monuments & memorials, parks & nature, shopping & entertainment – there is no shortage of attractions and activities to keep you occupied on a trip to DC!
To name a select few, some of the top places of interest include; the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, Smithsonian Museum, National Gallery of Art, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Newseum, JFK Centre for Performing Arts, Library of Congress, United States Botanic Garden, Martin Luther King National Memorial.