When the sun goes down this is where Washington comes out to play. The district’s huge array of restaurants represents a global village from Ethiopian and Thai to Mexican and Indian. The area is a leisurely mixture of trendy coffee shops, boutiques and book shops enlivened by nightclubs and bars to suit every taste.
Excellent, knowledgable friendly staff. They know the USA so well that I suspect that Christopher Columbus used them in 1492.
The Smithsonian Institution, the world's largest museum complex and research organisation is composed of 19 museums, 9 research centers and the National Zoo. Extraordinarily admission to them all is FREE.