Washington, D.C.: Introduction: Cheat Sheet
With all eyes on the nation’s capital, we celebrate the city’s great food and phenomenal cultural offerings.
Also in this report: The city’s best hotels under Where to Stay, authentic restaurants under Where to Eat, sights not to miss under What to See & Do, a guide to the shopping scene under Where to Shop, and a great guide in Indagare Intelligence.
INDAGARE TOP TEN
SLEEP…at the Willard for its fabulous location
EXPERIENCE…a concert, opera or dance performance at the Kennedy Center
SPLURGE…on a suite with a White House view at Hay-Adams
EAT…at City Zen run by a French Laundry alumn
DRINK…at hot spot Proof for its wonderful wine list
SAVOR…the wildly inventive tasting menu at Minibar
VISIT…the gardens at Dumbarton Oaks, one of the city’s hidden gems
SEE…the Newseum: outside and in
SHOP…the 1600 block of Georgetown
KNOW…our preferred tour guide— Eliza Scott Harris 04/17/2009