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DC has all sorts of great places to visit, and the city is small, so you shouldn’t feel intimidated by a neighborhood that might seem far away. This section is a guide to some places worth visiting in the city.

Look here for local restaurants, bakeries, and coffee shops.

Farmers Markets
Listing of the city's farmers markets and produce stands.

Clubs & lounges
The night scene in this city does spread beyond Dupont Circle, Adams Morgan, and Georgetown despite what some guides might have you believe. Here are some alternatives if you’re looking for a drink, couch, or dance floor.

DC has plenty of locally owned stores with friendly owners and unique selections. Chain stores aren’t the only option in the District.

The city's sprawling national parks include picnic areas, fields, hiking trails, and concert stages. Smaller parks provide excellent places to relax.

Sights & museums
DC is filled with interesting spots to spend an afternoon or to stroll by on a nice day. Stop by one of DC’s many murals, museums (yes, even ones not run by the Smithsonian), or points of interest such as the World’s Biggest Chair!

Sports & games
Visit here if you want to watch or play sports. Check on college and local teams or join a pick-up game or league.

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