If you are wanting to book a holiday to America, make sure you visit Washington D.C, the capital of America. Not to be confused with the state of Washington found on the West coast, Washington D.C is located on the East coast sandwiched between the states of Delaware, Maryland and Virginia. With a wide range of affordable Washington D.C accommodation available to rent, choose from a modern, contemporary apartment to a cosy, holiday home for your trip here.
Check out the sights during your stay in Washington D.C. accommodation
One of the advantages of booking a rental property in the District of Columbia is that various sights in the region are free to visit. One of the first sights you should visit upon your stay in holiday apartments in Washington D.C is the White House. Home to the current president, this impressive building was first occupied by Thomas Jefferson and there are free tours available, you do however have to reserve and register for a place relatively early. If you are wanting to explore more of American history, visit the separate Lincoln and the Martin Luther King Junior Memorials, both of which can be found in the city of Washington.
The Smithsonian Institution owns 19 museums in the city and the National Zoo, all of which are free of charge. So why not head to the zoo and check out the various species being looked after here. If you are into museums, visit the interesting National Air and Space Museum and the National Museum of National History. Other great museums to visit during your trip include the National Gallery of Art, with its various exhibitions and impressive pieces on display and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, which exhibits artefacts and documents connected to the Holocaust. Afterwards, if you fancy a spot of retail therapy, the National Mall can be found nearby and you can shop till your hearts content here with the various stores and shops available. Or, if you prefer, you can go for a nature walk in Kenilworth Park and breathe in the fresh air.
Activities in the Evening in Washington D.C
If you are after something to do during your evenings here, then check out the various plays on in the Theatre in Washington D.C. With various pieces and plays on throughout the year, it is great family-friendly fun for you to enjoy the evening together. The Washington Ballet is also well worth a visit with its various theatre pieces on throughout the year. Afterwards, retire to the comfort of your holiday home and enjoy a great holiday in the American capital.