Meghan Lamb

#9 Washington, D.C.

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On one hand, our nation’s capital
is a cheapskate’s delight: the best sights—monuments and the Smithsonian—are
free for visitors, and D.C ranks first for both museums and historical sites. So who’s jacking up the
prices? Perhaps it’s all those lobbyists making deals: D.C. ranks fourth for business hotels and a lowly 25th
for peace and quiet.

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America's Most Expensive Cities

#9 Washington, D.C.

On one hand, our nation’s capital
is a cheapskate’s delight: the best sights—monuments and the Smithsonian—are
free for visitors, and D.C ranks first for both museums and historical sites. So who’s jacking up the
prices? Perhaps it’s all those lobbyists making deals: D.C. ranks fourth for business hotels and a lowly 25th
for peace and quiet.

See all the America’s Favorite Cities survey results!

Meghan Lamb

America's Most Expensive Cities

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