Honest and Outspoken Advice from the Unofficial Experts
Written by Washington, D.C.'s Renee Sklarew, this is the insider's guide to Washington at its best. With advice that is direct, prescriptive, and detailed, it takes the guesswork out of travel by unambiguously rating and ranking everything, including attractions. The Unofficial Guide to Washington, D.C., digs deeper and offers more than any other guide. With an Unofficial Guide, you know what's available in every category, from the best to the worst. Step-by-step detailed plans allow you to make the most of your time in Washington, D.C.
This Book Includes
Detailed descriptions of more than 50 hotels in Washington's most popular neighborhoods--plus proven strategies for getting the best rate
A complete guide to Washington's cultural and historic sights--with helpful hints for making the most of your time--plus comprehensive reviews of Washington's most popular attractions
Proven strategies for enjoying Washington with your kids
Everything you need to know to get around quickly and easily--including complete details on the Metro
Detailed reviews of more than 50 restaurants--a complete dining guide within the guide--plus recommendations for fast-casual dining by neighborhood
Expert advice on the best neighborhoods for shopping and nightlife
OVER 6 MILLION UNOFFICIAL GUIDES SOLD
"A Tourist's Best Friend " --Chicago Sun-Times
"Indispensable" --The New York Times
About the Author
Renee Sklarew is a native Washingtonian who enjoys exploring her city's many attractions, especially its incomparable museums and national parks. As a young girl, her family lived in Switzerland, where she began her passion for travel. Renee is a Study Leader for Smithsonian Associates and leads tours of historic sites and parks in the Washington, D.C., area. She contributes travel articles and photos to newspapers and magazines, including "The Washington Post," "Washingtonian," "Northern Virginia Magazine," and "AAA Traveler." Renee serves as dining editor for "VivaTysons" magazine and is the co-author of the popular book, "60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Washington, D.C."