`Read Ebook õ Very Washington DC: A Celebration of the History and Culture of America's Capital City ⚨ eBook or Kindle ePUB free

`Read Ebook á Very Washington DC: A Celebration of the History and Culture of America's Capital City  A travel guide with character, this fact filled keepsake offers all the history, beauty, charm, and culture of our nation s capital city In eye catching watercolors and detailed sketches, artist Diana Gessler captures the allure that makes Washington DC one of the most visited destinations in the country In addition to the national landmarks, stirring memorials, and vibrant neighborhoods, there s the Cherry Blossom Festival, the Twilight Tattoo a military pageant featuring the Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps and the US Army Drill Team , colorful row houses, famous hotels and restaurants, and museums than you ll be able to visit in just one trip Gessler covers the city s most popular attractions but also heads off the beaten path to share hidden gems, like the quirky Albert Einstein Memorial and Eastern Market, where you can dine on bluebucks and browse for flea market finds Also included are an index of sites and a useful appendix of addresses, Web sites, Metro stops, and phone numbers Very Washington DC is a picture perfect guidebook a one of a kind memento for tourists and a cherished reminder of the city s riches for those who have always lived in America s hometown I love the illustrations Love the visual art work and the unique facts Purchased this on one of our many jaunts to DC between 2010 2014 The watercolor paintings, the lettering and the text make this a keeper Purchased this on one of our many jaunts to DC between 2010 2014 The watercolor paintings, the lettering and the text make this a keeper This is a lovely little book that gives a good introduction to the sights to see in Washington Dc through illustrations and snippets of copy I really enjoyed the way the author organized the attractions It s not a thorough enough review of specific sights, but gives a good indication of what you should investigate further before your travels.