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Flights to Washington DC let you delve into one of America’s most important historic destinations – but don’t bypass the hip areas.

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  • Each adult & OFW passenger can bring one infant.
  • All OFWs must submit the required documents to avail the tax exemption.
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Flights to Washington

Flights to Washington DC deliver you to the seat of the US government. The president calls the shots from the White House, while Congress works just around the corner and the Supreme Court just a few blocks further way.

And then there are the monuments. Who could fail to be inspired by the Lincoln Memorial, the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial or the Arlington National Cemetery? Close to the cemetery you’ll find the Iwo Jima Memorial (also known as the Marine Corps War Memorial), a bronze sculpture that is one of the most memorable landmarks in the city.

In the past, Washington DC had a reputation for being conservative, but that has changed in recent decades, thanks to an influx of young professionals and an ever-more-exciting downtown, with cool areas to explore such as Chinatown. Although power brokers remain, filling many of the luxury hotels and fine dining spots, DC’s youthful energy has strongly injected itself into the city, forming an undercurrent of hip restaurants, trendy hotels and hidden lounges.

But above all, it’s the historical institutions that draw visitors to Washington time and time again. It's impossible not to be affected by the exhibitions on display at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History or the National Archives – visit the latter to see the Declaration of Independence.

Then there’s the ever-impressive Washington Monument, as well as the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, where visitors still leave tributes on an almost daily basis. You could spend a week in Washington and not begin to cover everything – and that's a good thing.

What to do in Washington

Visit the National Museum of Women in the Arts

Notable for being the only major museum in the world that focuses solely on women’s art, this museum has a collection of more than 3,000 works by artists including Mary Cassatt, Frida Kahlo, and Alma Thomas. You’ll find modern works as well as classics dating back as far as the16th century, creating an impressive history.

1250 New York Avenue NW
20005
+1 202 783 5000

Hike the Great Falls Park

As the Potomac River makes its way through the narrow Mather Gorge, it produces some beautiful whitewater and waterfalls. There's hiking, rafting, and more more in addition to it being an excellent place to get closer to nature.

9200 Old Dominion Drive
22102
+1 703 285 2965

Check out the Newseum

This should be the first stop for anyone interested in how the news gets made, or how journalism functions. Newseum is part museum, part interactive playground. You'll come out smarter for the effort, but also having had a great time.

555 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
20001
+1 202 292 6100

Where to eat in Washington

Iron Gate (European)

Just north of downtown in Dupont Circle sits this spot dreamed up by Anthony Chittum. While its name might suggest a power spot, Iron Gate leans towards romance with its fine Italian and Greek fare.

1734 N Street NW
20036
+1 202 524 5202

Restaurant Nora (Modern American)

This homey spot with rugs on the walls and authentic organic food on the menu is located near Dupont Circle, just 2km from the National Mall. Founder Nora Pouillon, born in Vienna, is one of the leaders in environmentally conscious cuisine and the food at her shop reflects her exquisite taste.

2132 Florida Avenue NW
20008
+1 202 462 5143

Founding Farmers (Organic)

With a name like that, you know you're in for a good time. The farm-to-table restaurant shakes off the quiet of the surrounding area, playfully entertaining its guests with fun decor and food that's fresh off the farm.

1924 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
20006
+1 202 822 8783

Places to stay in Washington

Hotel Monaco

The Hotel Monaco is a few blocks north of the National Mall on the edge of Chinatown, meaning it provides easy access to some of Washington DC’s best attractions. The rooms at the boutique hotel beautifully blend history and luxury, while an eclectic colour scheme and decor in the communal areas make it a fun place to hang out.

700 F Street NW
20004
+1 202 628 7177


Four Seasons Hotel Washington DC

The resplendent rooms in the Four Seasons aren't cheap, but that's not the point. You're going to the Four Seasons for luxury, and luxury is what you will get.

2800 Pennsylvania Avenue Northwest
20007
+1 202 342 0444

The Jefferson

The Jefferson is less than a mile away from the White House, but even the United States president might be jealous of your stay. The 95-room five-star boutique hotel is well worth the price, both for its extravagant luxury and its prime location.

1200 16th Street NW
20036
+1 202 448 2300

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