Planet's Guide to Washington, DC and the Capital Region -
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This is a good overall guide
for information about coming to DC. It has a few
good maps and some good write ups on some areas outside of
Idiot's Travel Guide to Washington, DC - click to order now!
Don't be offended, we're not saying
you're a complete idiot - maybe we are because we really like
the way this book portrays Washington, DC. It has some
basic tips for surviving your trip to the nation's capital.
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The beauty of visiting Washington,
DC is that almost everything you come to see or do is free. Most of
the museums, monuments - even the zoo. This book gives
you lots of good ideas how to see DC and not spend a dime.
Irreverent Guide to Washington, DC - click to order now!
This is just a fun guide book about
the lighter side of Washington, DC. It has some good
suggestions and unlike many of Frommer's travel books, doesn't
take DC quite so seriously.
- A Smithsonian's Guide - click to order now!
Though this book is not a traditional
travel book, if you have any interest in the Air and Space
Museum, we definitely recommend giving it a thorough read.
Air and Space fan book recommendation - The
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If you haven't already read
this book, buy it and read it before your trip to DC and
the Air and Space Museum. You won't be sorry.
our last Air and Space recommendation is...Moonshot
- Inside Story of America's Race to the Moon - though
this book is out of print, Amazon.com can usually find
it through the network of used bookstores. Definitely
worth tracking down.
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If you are planning on driving
any distance across this country make sure to pick up this
software. It will print out maps, driving directions,
estimated travel times, hotel recommendations, what sights
to see, panoramic views of any major city in the US and
so much more.
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This is great software to teach
kids about geography and to encourage them to take more
of an interest in where you will be traveling.
Eyewitness Travel Guide to Washington, DC - Click to order now!
This is an excellent Washington, DC guide for planning a trip to Washington, DC or just remembering one. Gives you a visual tour of Washington, DC's monuments, museums and neighborhoods while also providing maps, hotel, and restaurant information.