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City break in Washington DC. Active leisure ideas for Washington DC - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Literally any kind of entertainment is available to Washington's guests. Here you can have fun and spend interesting time day and night. Budget tourists will be pleased with the fact that many entertainment venues and city attractions can be visited for absolutely free of charge. Such institutions include the National Zoological Park . Founded more than a hundred years ago, it has significantly expanded its borders throughout this time. Today, the national zoo occupies a vast area, on which aviaries with exotic inhabitants are presented. Visitors to the zoo can watch majestic tigers and colorful parrots, as well as visit a terrarium and admire graceful pink flamingos - the zoo's collection is very extensive.
Washington's cuisine is eclectic, incredible even by the standards of the United States with its diverse culinary traditions. Africans, Asians, descendants of colonizers from France and … Open
Washington will surely appeal to nature enthusiasts, as the number of parks and scenic places for walking is incredibly great here. U.S.National Arboretum devoted to Japanese culture is no less popular among foreign tourists. Besides its spacious alleys for walks framed by exotic plants, the park is distinguished by a rich collection of miniature bonsai trees. There are also artificial ponds with fish in the park, and it would be interesting to visit this place for families with children. Continue exploring the amazing world of plants while walking through the botanical gardens of the United States Botanic Garden . It stands out with its very original design. Among the beautiful landscapes and fragrant flower beds, visitors to the garden can see small replicas of world-famous landmarks. The Eiffel Tower installed in the center of a flower bed with exotic flowers, classical oriental palaces, and temples surrounded by bright buds - you can admire this magnificence endlessly. The real pride of the Botanical Garden is a collection of orchids, as well as rare species of cacti.
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Washington also has the fabulous Smithsonian Butterfly Habitat Garden , a walk through which promises to be no less interesting and informative. Those who prefer elite sports do not have to give up their favorite entertainment Langston Golf Course located in a picturesque place and occupying a vast territory provides its services to many holidaymakers. You can safely go on holiday with the whole family, as wonderful outdoor recreation areas are equipped here for its guests. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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One of the main entertainments for guests of Washington is shopping and shopping malls. Shopping fans should definitely visit the Eastern Market where you can buy not only fresh vegetables and fruits but also beautiful flowers, as well as a lot of interesting treats, colorful souvenirs, interior decorations, and artworks.
Washington in Winter For memorable gifts, you can go to Georgetown Flea Market , which is popular among antiques collectors. Among the products presented here are beautiful paintings and tapestries, vases of various shapes and sizes, handmade crafts and other antiques. The Indian Craft Shop is extremely popular among ladies. This seemingly ordinary jewelry store offers customers exclusive products made of silver and semiprecious stones. Nightlife fans are strongly recommended to visit Fur Club, the largest in the city. Its dance floor can easily accommodate up to 2,500 people at one time.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Washington DC and surroundings

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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Washington DC
♥   State Park 'Pershing' , 0.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   State Park 'Brande' , 0.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Historical Park 'War in the Pacific' , 2.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   City Park 'Stanton' , 3.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Local Park 'Barnaby Stream V' , 8.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Washington DC
♥   Amusement park 'Laugh Out Loud Stations' Greenbelt, 16.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Six Flags America' Upper Marlboro, 22.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Adventure Park USA' New Market, 57.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Central Park Fun-Land' Fredericksburg, 77.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Kings Dominion' Doswell, 122.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all aquaparks
Water attractions around Washington DC
♥   Water park 'Great Waves Waterpark' Alexandria, 11.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Water park 'Splash Down Waterpark' Manassas, 39.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Washington DC
♥   Restaurant 'Tosca' Washington. Type - Italian. 0.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Momofuku CCDC' Washington. Type - Asian. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'minibar' Washington. Type - Contemporary. 1.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'DBGB Kitchen and Bar' Washington. Type - French. 1.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Zaytinya' Washington. Type - Mediterranean. 1.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Sites around Washington DC from our surveys on extreme Earth places

Great Depression Monument

From the series “The Most Unusual Statues and Monuments”
After the original photoshooting you can walk through the memorial park. One of the main features of the park is the variety of the miraculous waterfalls that are equally symbolic - symbolizing the difficult economic problems the US had to experience in Roosevelt's government. The Roosevelt Monument, which is located in the center of the park, is one of the most controversial and controversial monuments in the United States. The author of the monument, Lawrence Halprin, has presented the chairman sitting in a wheelchair. … Read further

National Cherry Blossom Festival

From the series “Most Enchanting and Vibrant Festivals”
Guests of the festival receive an opportunity to visit open air musical concerts and theatrical performances, art exhibitions and sporting events. Against the background of fragrant flowering trees all celebratory events seem simply unique. In the days of the festival many locals prefer strolling into the park for a picnic, the same do the guests of the city. Traditionally, the cherry blossom peak is in the second half of March. It is at this time that the festival usually starts. … Read further
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Guide to your best city break in Washington DC - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Washington DC - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Washington DC?' disappears immediately.
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