Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as Washington, “the District”, or simply D.C., is the capital of the United States and with a population of over 600,000 residents the District is very alive with much to do and see.
What to Do
National Zoo – See Giant Pandas, swinging orangutangs and there is also a petting zoo for the kids.
Meridian Hill Park – is a 12-acre park that includes unique statues and the largest cascading fountain in North America
Local Businesses, Restaurants & Employers
Where to Eat
Rose’s Luxury – American
Blue Duck Tavern – American (Traditional)
Ted’s Bulletin/a> – Breakfast & Brunch, American (New)
Washington, DC has a wealth of interconnected networks of public transit. The main options of transportation are the Washington Metrorail and the Washington Metrobus these two and the abundance of taxis and walk ways make navigating DC easy.
The largest employer in the Washington, DC area is of course the federal government, but there are also many other large employers in the region.