From the Back Cover
"A Tourist's Best Friend!"
—The New York Times
Five Great Features and Benefits offered ONLY by The Unofficial Guide:
Details on the best guided tours on foot and by boat, bus, horse carriage, Segway, bicycle, and trolley
A complete guide to Washington's cultural and historic sights—with helpful hints for making the most of your time
Hotels reviewed and ranked for value and quality—plus secrets for getting the lowest rate possible
Proven strategies for enjoying Washington with your kids
Everything you need to know to get around quickly and easily—including complete details on the Metro
About the Author
AUTHOR OF SEVERAL BOOKS, INCLUDING The Unofficial Guide to New Orleans, The Unofficial Guide to New York, The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World for Grown-ups,
and The Ethnic Food Lover’s Companion,
spent many years as a feature writer and restaurant critic for the Washington Post
and now contributes to Washingtonian
and other magazines. As the Post
’s former nightlife columnist, she drew on her intimate knowledge of D.C.’s diverse afterhours scene as well as the area’s vast array of dining spots when writing the entertainment and restaurant sections for this guide. Eve also scoped out where to find the best deals for our chapter on shopping and gently reminded Joe that biking is only one form of exercise.