im电竞官网-Washington, D.C., is home to a vast collection of museums, monuments, and government buildings that predate any of us, or our current politicians, by hundreds of years. It's a small town of big people, where powerful figures are dwarfed by the Washington Monument, Lincoln's statue, and America's gloried—and often sticky—past. You also probably haven't seen Washington, D.C., since a grade school field trip, and it's a hell of a lot more fun as an adult.
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The Historic House
Price: $799 per night
Spiel:im电竞官网- Originally built in 1877, this elegantly renovated house boasts panoramic views of the Potomac River.
The Award-Winning Townhouse
Price: $3,000 per night
Location: Logan Circle
Spiel: This bright space has been featured in the Best of Design issue of DC Luxury Magazine. You can see why.
The Contemporary Mansion
Price: $975 per night
Spiel: Six bedrooms, two koi ponds, a stone waterfall, and a heated pool... What else could you need?
The Victorian Rowhouse
Price: $1,750 per night
Location: Capitol Hill
Spiel:im电竞官网- Maybe it's the stage lights hanging from the celling, but the theatrical flare of this Victorian home seems like something out of a Dickens story.
The Extravagant Gregorian Home
Price: $2,200 per night
Location: Columbia Heights
Spiel: This lavishly decorated house boasts three stories and a concert quality Schimmel 7' grand piano. Plus, the widely lauded restaurant Bad Saint is across the street.
The Industrial Studio
Price: $325 per night
Location:im电竞官网- Dupont Circle
Spiel:im电竞官网- This artistic pad grants easy access to some of D.C.'s best nightlife spots around Dupont Circle.
The Quiet Cabin
Price: $3,000 per night
Location: Falls Church, Virginia
Spiel:im电竞官网- Situated a comfortable 40 minutes away from Capitol Hill, this cabin has a screened porch and huge windows ideal for a forest escape.
Price: $500 per night
Spiel: While it's just 1.5 miles from the White House, this bright and spacious space generates a sense of quiet seclusion.
Things to Do
Embrace your tourist status and visit the District's numerous monuments.
Tour the White Houseim电竞官网- (before it's decked out in floor-to-ceiling gold).
Even if you're not the religious type, head over to the Blind Whinoim电竞官网-—a church covered in murals—for a quick prayer.
Newseumim电竞官网-'s interactive exhibitions on journalism, censorship, and culture make it one of the most popular D.C. museums.
Be one of the first to visit the Smithsonian's newest museum, the National Museum of African American History and Cultureim电竞官网-, which opened just last September.
Stop by the H Street Country Club for a round of drinks and mini golf.
The bar in Trusty's brings a whole new meaning to the Magic School Bus.
Break out a crisp shirt and head to the Eighteenth Street Loungeim电竞官网- (ESL), an exclusive bar housed in what used to be one of Teddy Roosevelt's mansions.
Music lovers of all sorts gather at the 9:30 Club, one of D.C.'s buzziest concert venues.
Craft brew connoisseurs, rejoice in the midst of ChuchKey's of artisan ales.
Right Proper Brewing Company is a good start for a through Shaw, a vibrant, up-and-coming neighborhood home to an ever-expanding community of quality bars.
BLT Steak is the place for good food and politician-spotting.
Barak Obama is just one of the many people known to appreciate the fine French cuisine at Le Diplomate.
Spiked milk and gooey chocolate chip cookies at Macon Bistro & Larder are the cure-all to life's problems (or at least a way to forget about them for a while).