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Georgetown

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Address: Washington DC, DC 20007
Phone Number: +1 202-298-9222
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: No
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A charming neighborhood that, with its upscale boutiques and notable...

A charming neighborhood that, with its upscale boutiques and notable residents, is more than a college hangout.

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Guided DC City Bus Tour Plus Potomac River Cruise
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Washington DC Georgetown Walking Tour

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Georgetown, together with Savannah and Charleston, are the most beautiful city I have been in USA. The past are there in detail.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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Belo Horizonte, MG
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32 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Georgetown, together with Savannah and Charleston, are the most beautiful city I have been in USA. The past are there in detail.

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Anaheim, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Lots of great shops and restaurants, adjacent to the Watergate and Lincoln Center. Streets are made of the original cobblestone so may be a bit rough for those needing ambulatory help. Relaxing walk along the canal. Take a canal boat ride tour to hear the history and to get a sense of what life was like in the early days.... More 

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Orlando, Florida, USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

There was nothing overly impressive about this university. I typically like to see a campus wherever I am in the world and after having just visited Cambridge and expecting this to be on par with, it fell vastly short. Seeing the Exorcism Stairs was a fun treat, however.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

+ Really nice townscape - The streets are very crowded and difficult to get along mainly with bicycle

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Madison, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was a wonderful place to stay in DC...so many great restaurants and easy to walk/move around in. Will definitely stay here on return trips.

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La Palma, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Some really good restaurants in Georgetown. Nice taxi cab ride to our restaurant. Interesting buildings, shops and expensive homes. We had a great dinner at Filomena Ristorante.

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Philly
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Georgetown is a must visit when coming to DC. M street alone is a cornucopia of sights and experiences with many shopping and dining opportunities as is Wisconsin Avenue. The university also is a must see attraction. You just feel alive when you are there.

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Liked the more suburban feel. Huge selection of shopping and places to eat. Interesting buildings and easy to access using hop on hop off or buses. Liked the Xmas decorations up the man street.

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Richmond, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We spent 4 nights at the Park Hyatt Hotel, close to Georgetown, but we never explored in great detail the area because most of the time was spent in the National Mall area (Lincoln Memorial to the Capital Building). Regardless, we were still able to walk around “M” street which I consider to be the “main” street. On our fourth... More 

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Boise
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's a college town and lots of fun. Stop by D.C. cupcakes and eat dinner at a restaurant on the river. There is lots of shopping and eating available, and it's perfect for a sunny day.

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