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Fodor’s. For Choice Travel Experiences.

Fodor’s helps you unleash the possibilities of travel by providing the insightful tools you need to experience the trips you want. Although you’re at the helm, Fodor’s offers the assurance of our expertise, the guarantee of selectivity, and the choice details that truly define a destination. It’s like having a friend in Washington, D.C.!

Fodor’s Flashmaps Washington, D.C. is the ultimate street and information finder for locals and visitors, with thematic maps and listings packed into a compact book that fits in your purse or pocket.

•From Capitol Hill to Adams Morgan, navigating and exploring the streets of Washington, D.C. is easy with Flashmaps. The guide gathers 58 full-color maps covering transportation, shopping, parks, restaurants, movie theatres, and more! Key phone numbers and addresses are also at your fingertips.

•If it’s not worth your time, it’s not in Flashmaps Washington, D.C. The carefully selected maps will ensure that you’ll know about the most interesting and enjoyable places in Washington, D.C.

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Table of Contents

ESSENTIAL INFORMATION ............ MAP
Important Telephone Numbers ............ iv—v
Washington DC Region ............ 1
Washington DC/Baltimore Corridor ............ 2
Washington DC Metropolitan Area ............ 3
Neighborhoods ............ 4
Streetfinder/Central Washington DC ............ 5
Streetfinder/Upper Northwest ............ 6
Zip Codes ............ 7
Hospitals ............ 8
Embassies ............ 9
Universities, Colleges & Schools ............ 10
Libraries ............ 11

TRANSPORTATION ............ MAP

Airports ............ 12
Area Metrorail System ............ 13
Metrorail/Downtown ............ 14
Driving/Metropolitan Area ............ 15
Driving/Downtown ............ 16
Buses/Downtown Washington ............ 17
Buses/Arlington & Reagan National Airport ............ 18
Buses/Northwest ............ 19

EXPLORING ............ MAP
Top Attractions ............ 20
Exploring the Mall & Vicinity ............ 21
African-American Heritage Sites ............ 22
The White House ............ 23
United States ............ 24
Museums ............ 25
The Smithsonian Institution ............ 26
National Gallery of Art/West Building ............ 27
National Air & Space Museum ............ 28
Exploring Georgetown Chapter 29
Churches, Temples & Mosques ............ 30
Arlington Cemetery ............ 31
Outdoor Statuary ............ 32
Exploring Capitol Hill ............ 33
Exploring Alexandria ............ 34

PARKS & RECREATION ............ MAP

Parks Chapter 35
National Zoo36
Rock Creek Park ............ 37
National Arboretum ............ 38
Biking Trails ............ 39
Chesapeake & Ohio Canal ............ 40
Great Falls Park ............ 41
Stadiums & Arenas ............ 42

SHOPPING ............ MAP
Shopping/Downtown ............ 43
Shopping/Connecticut Avenue ............ 44
Shopping/Georgetown ............ 45
Outdoor Markets ............ 46

DINING & LODGING ............ MAP

Dining/Downtown ............ 47
Dining/Capitol Hill & Waterfont ............ 48
Dining/Georgetown ............ 49
Dining/U Street Corridor ............ 50
Dining/Northwest ............ 51
Mall Lunch Spots ............ 52
Dining/Metropolitan Area (with Alexandria) ............ 53
Lodging/Downtown ............ 54
Lodging/Metropolitan Area ............ 55

NIGHTLIFE ............ MAP
Performing Arts ............ 56
Kennedy Center ............ 57
Movies ............ 58
Nightlife/Washington ............ 59
Nightlife/Georgetown ............ 60
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Born in 1905 and raised in Czechoslovakia, Eugene Fodor joined the U.S. Army’s psychological-warfare branch during World War II. He emerged a decorated war hero, thanks to his leadership in the liberation of Prague and Pilsen.

Multilingual and with extensive travel intelligence, Fodor began working for the CIA during the Cold War. His publishing career began in 1936 when Fodor created the first modern guidebook and many of his guidebook writers were undercover CIA agents. Fodor revolutionized the travel publishing industry, inspiring new generations to explore the world around them. An American, a Hungarian, a world citizen, a CIA agent, a war hero, a New York Times best-selling author, and an entrepreneur—Eugene Fodor was the spy who loved travel.
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