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Fodor's Pacific Northwest: Portland, Seattle, Vancouver & the Best of Oregon and Washington (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Released: 2017-09-12
Paperback (688 pages)

Fodor s Pacific Northwest: Portland, Seattle, Vancouver & the Best of Oregon and Washington (Full-color Travel Guide)
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Written by locals, Fodor's travel guides have been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years.

With the growing interest in adventure travel, national parks, hip cities, wineries, and microbreweries, the Pacific Northwest attracts a huge number of visitors every year. This dramatic region stretching from British Columbia to Oregon provides pristine wilderness areas to explore--from coastlines to mountains--as well as vibrant metropolitan scenes in Seattle, Portland, and Vancouver.

Fodor’s Pacific Northwest includes:

  • UP-TO-DATE COVERAGE: New hotel and restaurant reviews cover recently opened properties throughout the region along with special focus on Portland and the popular brewery and winery scenes.
  • ILLUSTRATED FEATURES: Colorful features introduce the whales of the Pacific Northwest, wine-tasting itineraries in Oregon's Willamette Valley, and Seattle's Pike Place Market.
  • INDISPENSABLE TRIP PLANNING TOOLS: Fodor's recommends the top attractions and experiences, highlighting must-see sights from Stanley Park in Vancouver to microbreweries in Portland. Four chapters provide in-depth information on visiting stunning national parks: Crater Lake, Olympic, North Cascades, and Mount Rainier.


  • DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Pacific Northwest offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit. Fodor's Choice designates our best picks in every category.
  • COVERS: Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Willamette Valley, Mt. Hood, Bend, Mt. St. Helens, San Juan Islands, Olympic National Park, Mt. Rainer, Victoria, and more.

Fodor's Washington, D.C.: with Mount Vernon, Alexandria & Annapolis (Full-color Travel Guide)

By Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor's Travel
Released: 2019-05-21
Paperback (336 pages)

Fodor s Washington, D.C.: with Mount Vernon, Alexandria & Annapolis (Full-color Travel Guide)
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Ready to experience Washington, D.C.? The experts at Fodor’s are here to help. Fodor’s Washington, D.C. travel guide is packed with customizable itineraries with top recommendations, detailed maps of Washington, D.C., and exclusive tips from locals. Whether you want to explore the Smithsonian Museums, visit the Lincoln Memorial or the White House, or explore the city's increasingly sophisticated restaurant scene, this up-to-date guidebook will help you plan it all out.

This new edition has been FULLY-REDESIGNED with a new layout and beautiful images for more intuitive travel planning! Fodor’s Washington, D.C. includes:

    • AN ULTIMATE EXPERIENCE GUIDE that visually captures the top highlights of Washington, D.C.
    • SPECTACULAR COLOR PHOTOS AND FEATURES throughout, including special features on the National Air and Space Museum, the U.S. Capitol building, and Arlington National Cemetery.
    • INSPIRATIONAL “BEST OF” LISTS that identify the best things to see, do, eat, drink, and more.
    • MULTIPLE ITINERARIES for various trip lengths to help you maximize your time.
    • MORE THAN 20 DETAILED MAPS AND A FREE PULLOUT MAP to help you plot your itinerary and navigate confidently.
    • EXPERT RECOMMENDATIONS ON HOTELS AND RESTAURANTS with options for every taste.
    • TRIP PLANNING TOOLS AND PRACTICAL TIPS including: guides to getting around, saving money and time, beating the crowds, and a calendar of festivals and events.
    • LOCAL INSIDER ADVICE on where to find under-the-radar gems.
    • HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL OVERVIEWS that add perspective and enrich your travels.
    • COVERS: The Washington Monument, the White House, the Capitol Building, the National Mall, the Lincoln Memorial, the Smithsonian museums, Arlington National Cemetery, Georgetown's boutiques, U Street's restaurants, Alexandria, Mount Vernon, Annapolis, Baltimore, and more.

ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts. Fodor’s has been offering expert advice for all tastes and budgets for over 80 years.

Planning on visiting other historic cities on the east coast? Check out Fodor’s Philadelphia, Fodor's Boston, and Fodor's New York City.

Top 10 Washington, DC: 2019 (Pocket Travel Guide)

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: 2018-10-16
Paperback (144 pages)

Top 10 Washington, DC: 2019 (Pocket Travel Guide)
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This newly updated pocket travel guide for Washington, DC, will lead you straight to the best attractions the city has to offer, from touring the US Capitol Building and scaling the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to touching the moon rock on display at the National Air and Space Museum and visiting the giant pandas at the National Zoo.

True to its name, DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Washington, DC, covers all the city's major sights and attractions in easy-to-use "top 10" lists that help you plan the vacation that's right for you.

   • Itineraries help you plan your trip.
   • Top 10 lists feature off-the-beaten-track ideas, along with standbys like the top attractions, shopping, dining options, and more.
   • Comprehensive laminated pull-out map includes color-coded design, public transportation maps, and street indexes.
   • Maps of walking routes show you the best ways to maximize your time.
   • Additional maps marked with sights from the guidebook are shown on inside cover flaps, with selected street index and metro map.

DK's famous full-color photography and museum floor plans, along with just the right amount of coverage of the city's history and culture, provide inspiration as you explore. A free pull-out city map is marked with sights from the guidebook and includes a street index and a metro map.

The perfect pocket-size travel companion: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide: Top 10 Washington, DC.

Series Overview: DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Top 10s are handy travel guides that take the work out of planning a trip. Packed with amazing ideas, informative maps, insider tips, and useful advice, DK's Top 10 guides lead you to the very best your destination has to offer. The pocket size make these the perfect guide to take on vacation. Discover the history, art, architecture, and culture of your destination through Top 10 lists, from the best museums, bars, and sights to the places to avoid.

Lonely Planet Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

By Lonely Planet & Virginia Maxwell

Lonely Planet
Released: 2018-11-20
Paperback (320 pages)

Lonely Planet Washington, DC (Travel Guide)
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Lonely Planet: The world’s leading travel guide publisher

Lonely Planet’s Washington DC is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Climb the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to feel the grand sweep of history; explore space, dinosaurs, art and the history of the nation in the Smithsonian museums; and grab a half-smoke at legendary Ben’s Chili Bowl. All with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Washington DC and begin your journey now!

Inside Lonely Planet’s Washington DC:

  • Full colour maps and images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, people, music, landscapes, wildlife, cuisine, politics
  • Covers National Mall, White House Area, Foggy Bottom, Georgetown, Capitol Hill, Southeast DC, Downtown, Penn Quarter, Dupont Circle, Kalorama, Adams Morgan, U Street, Columbia Heights, Upper Northwest DC, Northern Virginia

The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet’s Washington DC is our most comprehensive guide to Washington DC, and is perfect for discovering both popular and offbeat experiences.

Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet’s USA for an in-depth look at all the country has to offer.

About Lonely Planet: Lonely Planet is a leading travel media company and the world’s number one travel guidebook brand, providing both inspiring and trustworthy information for every kind of traveler since 1973. Over the past four decades, we’ve printed over 145 million guidebooks and grown a dedicated, passionate global community of travelers. You’ll also find our content online, and in mobile apps, video, 14 languages, nine international magazines, armchair and lifestyle books, ebooks, and more.

‘Lonely Planet guides are, quite simply, like no other.’ – New York Times

‘Lonely Planet. It's on everyone's bookshelves; it's in every traveler's hands. It's on mobile phones. It's on the Internet. It's everywhere, and it's telling entire generations of people how to travel the world.’ – Fairfax Media (Australia)

Family Guide Washington, DC (Travel Guide)

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: 2018-04-17
Paperback (256 pages)

Family Guide Washington, DC (Travel Guide)
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Discover how the whole family can enjoy Washington, DC--from the Lincoln Memorial and the White House to the National Air and Space Museum--with this colorful, kids-oriented travel guide.

The best places to visit in DC are all approached from a family-friendly angle. The guide is organized around "hubs"--major sights around which to plan your day--and gives child-friendly eating options, age-range suitability info, places for letting off steam, detailed maps, activities for rainy days, and plenty of ideas things to do with kids beyond the major Washington, DC, attractions. Plus there are Kids' Corners in every chapter with cartoons, quizzes and games to keep young travelers happy all day long.

Frommer's EasyGuide to Washington, D.C. 2019

By Elise Hartman Ford

FrommerMedia
Released: 2018-11-13
Paperback (320 pages)

Frommer s EasyGuide to Washington, D.C. 2019
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Washington, DC can be an overwhelming destination for visitors. With so many museums, so many historic sights, so many working government buildings to see―not to mention its scintillating foodie and nightlife scenes―just coming up with a plan can be stressful.

That’s where Frommer’s comes in. We’ve hired local journalist Elise Hartman Ford (a noted expert who has written for the Washington Post, Washingtonian Magazine, Ladies Home Journal and countless other publications) to give you the advice and details you need to create the right vacation for you. These include strategies for seeing the iconic sights without fighting the crowds; places that only locals know about; and smart itineraries so you can make the most of your time in the city.

Frommer’s EasyGuide to Washington, D.C.2019 includes:

Dozens of maps, including a handy fold-out map of the city and its underground train system to help you make the most efficient (and fun) use of your time in the Capitol


Exact pricing and public transportation information for every listing in the book, so there’s never any guessing


Opinionated reviews which tell you which attractions are worth your time, and which will only be of interest to some visitors


Star ratings that take value into account, and will help you find the right hotels, restaurants, nightspots and shops for you, in all price ranges


Fun-to-follow, self-guided walking tours of DC’s most intriguing neighborhoods


16-page photo guide with vibrant photographs, at the front of the book, plus black and white photos throughout

About Frommer’s: There’s a reason that Frommer’s has been the most trusted name in travel for more than sixty years. Arthur Frommer created the best-selling guide series in 1957 to help American servicemen fulfill their dreams of travel in Europe, and since then, we have published thousands of titles became a household name helping millions upon millions of people realize their own dreams of seeing our planet. Travel is easy with Frommer’s.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, DC: 2019

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: 2018-10-02
Paperback (204 pages)

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, DC: 2019
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DK Eyewitness travel guides: award-winning guidebooks

Find your corner of Washington, DC with this essential travel guide to this great city, designed to help you create your own unique trip and to transport you there before you’ve even packed your case – learn about the nation’s history at the Lincoln Memorial, enjoy the view from the Washington Monument, or explore the exhibits at the National Gallery of Art.  The DK Eyewitness Guide to Washington, DC covers the must-see sights and the hidden corners, so you won’t miss a thing.

Gorgeous, all-new color photography so you can imagine yourself there
Reasons to love Washington, DC: world-class museums, the magnificent National Mall, watching government in action, cherry trees in bloom – what will yours be?
See Washington, DC from a different angle - 18 pages of fresh ideas for exploring the city
A year-long calendar of events in Washington, DC gives a selection of local events and festivals for all seasons
Sturdy, laminated pull-out city map gives transport information and Metro map
• Expert advice covers the practical stuff: get ready, get around, and stay safe
Detailed, color maps help you navigate the city with ease
• Expert tips to make memories that last – where to snap and share the perfect photo, take in stunning views, and escape the crowds
• The most authentic places to stay, eat, drink and shop
• Easy-to-follow walks and itineraries take you on a tour of each area, with plenty of eat and drink stops en route.
Hand-drawn illustrations show the inside of the must-see attractions, including the United States Capitol, the White House, Washington National Cathedral, and Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello
• Covers Capitol Hill, the Mall, South of the Mall, Penn Quarter, the White House and Foggy Bottom, the Northwest, Georgetown, beyond the centre, and sights beyond the city.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, DC is a detailed, easy-to-use guide designed to help you create your own unique trip.

DK Eyewitness: winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017.

Planning a shorter break? Try our DK Eyewitness Top 10 Washington, DC guide.

About DK Eyewitness Travel: For 25 years, DK’s beautifully practical Eyewitness guides have been combining inspiring ideas and expert advice with easy-to-read maps and vivid photography to inform and enrich your holiday. This year they have been given a stunning new look that you will love even more.  DK is the world’s leading illustrated reference publisher, producing beautifully designed books for adults and children in over 120 countries.

National Geographic Walking Washington, D.C. (National Geographic Walking Guide)

By Barbara Noe Kennedy

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC
Released: 2017-03-07
Paperback (192 pages)

National Geographic Walking Washington, D.C. (National Geographic Walking Guide)
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See the best of Washington with this streamlined walking guide, complete with step-by-step itineraries and maps to help you explore the city like a pro and navigate like a local. Created in a handy, take-along format, this guide is written by a seasoned travel writer to help conjure the spirit of the place in elegant text enhanced by National Geographic's famous eye for good pictures. More than just a guidebook, Walking Washington, D.C., is full of information about the city and its people.

MICHELIN Guide Washington DC 2020: Restaurants (Michelin Guide/Michelin)

By Michelin

Michelin
Released: 2019-10-03
Paperback (104 pages)

MICHELIN Guide Washington DC 2020: Restaurants (Michelin Guide/Michelin)
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Looking for a great meal? Discover a selection of 100 delicious restaurants, all recommended, in the MICHELIN Guide Washington, DC 2020. Trained anonymous inspectors use the famous Michelin food star rating system to create the ultimate restaurant guide to the city, offering a variety of tasty cuisines for all budgets. Both visitors and local diners can rely on this annually updated guide with its helpful maps and objective descriptions for an unforgettable culinary experience.

Our famous one, two and three stars identify establishments serving the highest quality cuisine – taking into account the quality of ingredients, the mastery of technique and flavors, the levels of creativity and, of course, consistency. In addition, the Bib Gourmand symbol (also known as the inspectors' favorites) highlights restaurants offering good quality at a good value.

To accompany the restaurant and hotel guide, try the Michelin Green Guides for Washington DC for in-depth sightseeing options.

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, DC: 2020

By DK Eyewitness

DK Eyewitness Travel
Released: 2019-09-17
Paperback (208 pages)

DK Eyewitness Travel Guide Washington, DC: 2020
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Planning a trip to Washington, DC? Look no further.

Whether you want to stroll beneath the cherry blossoms, visit the iconic domed Capitol, or tour the magnificent White House, your DK Eyewitness travel guide makes sure you experience all that Washington, DC has to offer.

Washington, DC delights at every turn. Wherever you go, there is a marvel of architecture to be discovered, a scenic view to be savoured, or a world-famous museum to be enjoyed. And that’s not to mention the lush green spaces and secret sanctuaries waiting to welcome weary travellers after a long day of sight-seeing.

Our annually updated guide brings this beautiful city to life, transporting you there like no other travel guide does with expert-led insights and advice, detailed breakdowns of all the must-see sights, photographs on practically every page, and our trademark illustrations.

You'll discover:


   • our pick of Washington, DC’s must-sees, top experiences, and hidden gems
   • the best spots to eat, drink, shop, and stay 
   • detailed maps and walks which make navigating the city easy
   • easy-to-follow itineraries
   • expert advice: get ready, get around, and stay safe
   • colour-coded chapters to every part of Washington, DC from Capitol Hill to Penn Quarter, The Mall to Georgetown
   • our new lightweight format, so you can take your guide with you wherever you go

Have less time? Try our pocket-friendly Top 10 Washington, DC for top 10 lists to all things Washington, DC.


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