Washington DC (District of Columbia) lies on the border between the states of Maryland and Virginia. Besides being the capital of the United States of America, Washington DC is also one of the largest tourist destinations in the USA. This is a wonderful place to come for a vacation. There is much more here than can be seen in a weekend. Washington DC is, of course, home to such well known sites as the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Monument, the White House and the Capitol Building. The Smithsonian Institution, housed in several buildings, is one of the greatest museums in the world. Guests staying in Washington DC hotels will also want to see the Jefferson Memorial, Arlington National Cemetery, where John F. Kennedy is buried, and the American Treasures Exhibit. Many people pay respects at the Vietnam Veterans” Memorial. The most popular place for a stroll on a sunny day is the 3.2 kilometer (2 mile) long Mall.
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