Washington D.C. (The National Geographic Traveler) : National Geographic brings 113 years of incomparable travel expertise to today's sophisticated globe-trotters. Each practical and portable National Geographic Traveler features: Detailed background and site descriptions plus fascinating vignettes on history, culture, and contemporary life. Mapped walking and driving tours. A complete directory of visitor information, including notable hotels, restaurants, entertainment, and shopping. Foldout end flaps, printed with maps and quick reference information that serve as handy bookmarks. Top-rated travel writers who bring sophisticated, authoritative guidance and a strong, individual voice to each book. Superior photography and artwork.