Washington Travel Guide

Get all the travel information, advice, reviews, hotels, maps and itineraries you may need when travelling on holiday to Washington as a tourist.

Washington Info

Washington, D.C. is the capital city of the United States of America. Washington is a great city break destination for many tourists travelling around America, steeped in history, culture and architecture all focusing around the federal government. The city attracts millions of tourist each year taking in sights such as the White House, U.S. Capitol Building, Washington Monument, Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, The National Mall and much more. When visiting D.C many tourists congregate at the Mall; which is a long and beautiful stretch of parkland that encompasses many of the city's museums and monuments. Don’t miss the Smithsonian.

Hotels in Washington

The Dupont Hotel The Dupont Hotel

Location. The Jurys Washington Hotel overlooks Dupont Circle, considered one of the most desirable n...

Residence Inn by Marriott Washington DC Capitol Hill Residence Inn by Marriott Washington DC Capitol Hill

The Residence Inn Washington DC is within walking distance of the city's newest attractions like the...

Washington Marriott at Wardman Park Washington Marriott at Wardman Park

Location. The Marriott Wardman Park Hotel occupies 16 acres of woodland and manicured gardens in Was...

Westin Washington DC Westin Washington DC

Location. The Westin Washington D.C. is located on M Street Northwest, less than five miles from the...

Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center Georgetown University Hotel and Conference Center


Washington Fast Facts

Country: USA
Population: 503000
Time Difference: GMT - 5
Currency: US Dollar (USD)
Language Spoken: English
Flight Time from UK: 6.5 hours
Electricity: 110/120V AC 60Hz
Plug Type: American style 2 pin flat
Mobile Phone Network: GSM 1900
Dialling Country Code: +1
Main Airport: Dulles International Airport (IAD)

Weather for Washington

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Temperature: F, C

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Airlines Flying to Washington

Its useful to know which cities the airlines fly to. The following airline fly to Washington.

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