Washington, DC is one of the premier cities of the world. It is a national and world capital, a center of power and influence; city of monuments and museums; pinnacle of the arts; a “brain city”, home to think tanks, consultants, and universities.
Washington, DC is one of the premier cities of the world. It is a national and world capital, a center of power and influence; city of monuments and museums; pinnacle of the arts; a “brain city”, home to think tanks, consultants, and universities. It is also home to over 630,000 people who live and work in the District or in the surrounding region. The District Government’s website is www.dc.gov
Recreational opportunities abound in DC, which is one of the reasons why it is a tourist mecca. World class entertainment is offered at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts and a number of other theaters, including the Shakespeare Theater Company, Arena Stage, and Woolly Mammoth. The Smithsonian Institution runs a 19 museums, including The National Museum of American History, The National Museum of Natural History (home of the Hope Diamond), and the National Zoo. Restaurants and shops are available for all tastes and pocketbooks.
Rock Creek Park, with its 17,000 acres, is the largest urban park in the world. Its facilities include jogging and bicycle trails, a riding stable, golf course, nature center, planetarium, and picnic groves.
With such a bewildering range of options, it is essential to form a relationship with a skilled and experienced real estate agent to guide you through the areas and options available to you in the District of Columbia and surrounding areas.
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Capitol Hill is one of the city’s most popular places to live, with 19th-century rowhouses and a market plus a vibrant nightlife and dining scene. Politicos, young staffers and tourists alike head to the neighborhood both for its government buildings like the U.S. Capitol and the Supreme Court and the surrounding historic, walkable, restaurant-filled blocks.
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The beauty of Georgetown’s cobblestone sidewalks, grand homes and peaceful C&O Canal are only part of the draw to this tree-lined historic neighborhood – as home to some of the city’s top shops, tastiest restaurants and most luxurious hotels, Georgetown is a favorite of tourists and locals alike.