Hundreds of color photos
Free pocket map inside, plus easy-to-read maps throughout
Exact prices, directions, opening hours, and other practical information
Candid reviews of hotels and restaurants, plus sights, shopping, and nightlife
Itineraries, walking tours, and trip-planning ideas
Insider tips from local expert authors
Elise Hartman Ford has been a freelance writer in the Washington, D.C. area since 1985. Her writing has appeared in the Washington Post, Washingtonian magazine, Ladies Home Journal, National Parks magazine, National Geographic Traveler, the travel website Home & Abroad, the London-based Bradman’s North America Guide, The Essential Guide to Business Travel, and in other online and in-print national, regional, and trade publications. In addition to this guide, she is the author of Night + Day D.C., a guidebook in the Cool Cities series published by ASDavis Media Group/PulseGuides.