Washington

Washington Travel Guide

Articles about Washington

By Caroline Hallemann

Stunning vistas from the Grand Canyon to Dubai—and how to see them for yourself.

By Katrina Brown Hunt

Are they rude, stressed, or just oblivious? Travel+Leisure readers rank U.S. cities by their collective scowls.

By Katrina Brown Hunt

Recycling bins are only the beginning: Travel + Leisure readers picked the best cities for earth-friendly perks like solar-powered hotels, bike-powered beer bars, and fabulous recycled fashions. 

By Katrina Brown Hunt

World-class museums, edgy puppet theaters and out-of-the-way bookstores: Travel + Leisure readers ranked America’s biggest cities by their cultural street cred.

By Katrina Brown Hunt

Travel + Leisure readers ranked American cities by their ability to captivate. 

By Kristine Hansen

Here’s where to find the best flat whites, pour-overs, and wholesale espresso beans—not to mention the coconut-lime Italian sodas, sloppy joes, and midcentury décor—in the motherland of coffee shops.

Hotels in Washington

It’s not often that an 18-room inn located in a tiny town like Washington, Virginia becomes a destination in its own right, but that’s certainly the case with the Inn at Little Washington.

Restaurants in Washington

The restaurant at the Inn at Little Washington, a 90-minute drive from Washington, D.C., and its chef, Patrick O'Connell, have received five James Beard Awards, including the 2001 Outstanding American Chef.

Things to do in Washington

Located in Rappahannock County, Virginia, this small, family-run vineyard was founded in 2004.