Synopses & Reviews
The new-look Eyewitness Travel Guide: Washington DC -- now complete with a free pull-out city map -- will lead you straight to the best attractions the United States' capital has to offer. With detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, this fully updated and expanded guide gives insider tips on everything from the best walks around the city to where to watch sport or enjoy live jazz. It also includes in-depth coverage of all D.C.'s unforgettable sights, from the Lincoln memorial to the White House, the Washington monument to the National Art Gallery. DK's uniquely visual Eyewitness Travel Guide: Washington DC includes unique cutaways, floor-plans and reconstructions of the city's stunning architecture, plus 3D aerial views of Washington's best districts to explore on foot. And the new-look guide's indispensible map is so easy-to-use, keep it with the book or remove and use on its own. The map has detailed street views of all the key areas, plus there are transport maps and information on how to get around the city, from the best Metro routes to the most useful tickets to buy for your stay, there's even a chart showing the distances between major sights for walkers.