Posts Tagged: Washington DC Tips

Getting Tickets to the Washington Monument

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Washington Monument Tickets

This post is about how to visit the Washington Monument, including tips on getting here, how to get tickets and how to plan your trip.   How to Get Tickets Directions Security How Long Is the Tour? What You Will See Tour the National Mall     HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO VISIT THE WASHINGTON […]

Things to Do in DC at Night

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This post is a look at things to do in Washington, DC at Night, including a top 10 list as well as free activities and things to do with kids.  We also list nightlife and entertainment options.  Top Ten Free Things To Do Family-Friendly Entertainment & Nightlife What’s Happening Tonight Other Things to Do in […]

Washington DC Boat Tours | Which One is Best

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Washington DC Boat Tours

This post compares the various boat tours and cruises, including dinner cruises, available in Washington, DC. to help you decide which, if any, is best for you. Sightseeing Tours Dinner + Lunch Cruises Mount Vernon Cruises Water Taxis Deals and Discounts Bus Tours of DC   Boat tours offer you a unique perspective of Washington, D.C. […]

Washington DC Night Tours

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This post lists the various Washington, DC night tours available to you, including walking, bus, bike and Segway tours. We review and compare the different options to help you make the best decision for yourself.   Walking Tours Bus Tours Boat Tours Bike Tours Segway Tours Deals and Discounts    

Best Washington DC Bike Rentals and Tours

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In the following post, we will provide information about the best bike tours in Washington DC. We will also include details about pedicab tours and potential discounts on these services. Bike Rentals Day Tours Night Tours Deals and Discounts Pedicab Tours Things to Do in DC    

15+ Best Budget Hotels in DC

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DC Budget Hotels

This post is a list of 15 of the best cheap hotels and hostels in Washington DC, including mid-level and efficiency accommodations.   Downtown (White House) Georgetown / Foggy Bottom Dupont Circle Capitol Hill Union Station / NoMa / H St NE Virginia     HOW TO FIND CHEAP ACCOMMODATION IN DC The most popular place […]

How Capital Bikeshare Works for Tourists

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Capital Bikeshare

Renting a bike is a great way to get around the city without breaking the bank or sitting in traffic. There are a number of bike rental companies in DC, but the cheapest and most convenient way to travel is through Capital Bikeshare. Here are some tips on how to use it, avoiding additional travel […]

How to Use the Washington DC Metro

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How to Use the Washington DC Metro

This post covers how to use the Metro subway in Washington, D.C., including tips on SmartTrip Cards, tourist passes, and how to navigate the public transport system. While the DC Metro is great for getting you around the city, it can’t get you around the National Mall.  Let DC by Foot get you around on […]

Transportation between Washington, D.C. and Dulles Airport

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Ground Transportation Dulles Airport to Downtown Washington DC

This post compares the different ways of reaching Washington, DC from Dulles Airport.   We have ordered the options from cheapest to most expensive with some analysis of each option to help you choose which one is best for you.  Flying into Dulles International Airport can sometimes feel like a hassle because of its distance […]

White House Garden Tour

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White House Garden Tour Tickets

This post explains how to obtained timed tickets to the White Garden Tours, which take place 2 times every year. While you can request to tour the White House any time of year, only twice a year are the White House Gardens open to the public. You can stroll through the Jacqueline Kennedy Garden, the […]