Washington, DC, is so much more than a political hot spot and 100 Things to do in Washington DC Before You Die (Reedy Press) is your insider guide to all the city has to offer. The nation's capital is bursting at the seams with memorials, monuments, and museums. It's a hub for artists, musicians, and writers. It's a dream destination for foodies and a favorite of history buffs. There's much to see and do in this four-season destination; so many of the attractions are free! DC is doable in a weekend and it's worth the trip again and again. Come see the White House, the U.S. Capitol, and the Washington Monument. Explore the heritage trails and historical sites. Experience what makes this destination truly one of a kind.
Shannon Morgan is an award-winning editor and a food and travel writer. She's written about Washington, DC, for USA TODAY Travel and 10Best.com and has written numerous articles for several websites and magazines, including Food Network magazine. Shannon happily calls the DC area home. Connect with her online at ShannonMorganCreative.com.