Eastern USA - Washington, DC & the Capital Region (PDF Chapter)
This is the Washington, DC & the Capital Region chapter from Lonely Planet’s Eastern USA guidebook.
No matter your politics, it’s hard not to fall for the nation’s capital, with its iconic monuments, vast museums and venerable restaurants. Beyond the Beltway, the diverse landscapes of Mary-land, Virginia, West Virginia and Delaware offer potent enticement to travel beyond the marble city.
- visit Washington, DC’s museums, including the awe-inspiring National Air and Space Museum
- watch the sun set over the Lincoln Memorial
- trace America’s roots at the living-history museum of Colonial Williamsburg
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Washington, DC, Maryland, Baltimore, Annapolis, Eastern Shore, Ocean City, Western Maryland, Delaware, Delaware Beaches, Wilmington, Brandywine Valley, New Castle, Dover, Virginia, Northern Virginia, Fredericksburg, Richmond, Historic Triangle, Hampton Roads, Virginia Beach, The Piedmont, Shenandoah Valley, Blue Ridge Highlands & Southwest Virginia, West Virginia, Eastern Panhandle, Monongahela Na-tional Forest, Southern West Virginia.
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