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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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Interesting part of the city

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.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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La Palma, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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 4 days 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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Georgetown is diverse, upscale, university-oriented, has lots of good restaurants and pubs, and an interesting waterfront, plus is recognizable residentially from a lot of American movies with Washington DC locations. It's not easy to get to, from downtown, by public transit, but is quick and easy by taxi.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Canel was under construction so was not much of anything to see. There are a number of small shops in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very different atmosphere to other parts of DC. Village feel, relaxed atmosphere, nice boutiques please to do.

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Haifa, Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

visited it twice within 30 years. as a student and as a father and a family. for young people it is the heart of the night life with the pubs and music. for a family it has beautiful buildings and shop and very good restaurants. you can spend a nice time in the area if you are looking for a... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Georgetown Emporium is a local speciality shop in a quaint townhouse located east of 27th St. on P St., N.W., in Georgetown, that offers a tasteful array of collectibles, home accessories, small furniture items, children's clothes, vintage fashions, and gift items for extra-reasonable prices. The shop would be emptied in a day in New York City--it is that good!... More 

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