Washington, D.C.


D.C.'s Dupont Circle Hotel Gets a Revamp

Washington, D.C.'s Dupont Circle Hotel has been completely reinvented. The 312-room property has been reconfigured, and a modern bar-lounge added.

A Perfect Day In... Georgetown

Shopping, history and award-winning restaurants -- get the most out of Georgetown, the oldest neighborhood in Washington, D.C., with this daylong itinerary.

The Harper Notebook: Best Restaurants in Washington, D.C.

Dining options in Washington, D.C., are getting better and better. Here are five from the United States Harper Collection guidebook.

Just Back From | Washington, D.C.

An Andrew Harper staff member recently stayed at The Hay-Adams in Washington, D.C., and shares her favorite meals, sightseeing and more.

2014 Special Recognition Awards: Hotel

Few spa treatments are as reviving to the jet-lagged traveler as a Turkish hammam ritual, particularly when it is performed in a setting as spectacular as the spa at Schloss Elmau in southern Bavaria, overlooking wildflower-speckled meadows and tracts of pine-forested countryside.

Washington, D.C. Guide: American Excursionist

Washington, D.C., drew almost 18 million visitors last year, so planning a trip can be a challenge. To make things easier, I recommend the services of American Excursionist, a company that works in conjunction with the Harper Travel Office

Washington, D.C. Restaurant Selection

Washington, D.C. Culture: Lesser-Known Museums

Washington's major museums are justly renowned, but several other collections are worth consideration. Below are three personal favorites.

Revisiting the Grandeur of Washington, D.C.

Americans of all political stripes tend to take a jaundiced view of Washington, D.C., these days, so it is easy to forget that it is a city of great beauty, with fine hotels, stellar restaurants, a vibrant arts scene and world-class museums. My recent trip was inspired chiefly by a desire to stay in the new and much-anticipated Capella hotel in Georgetown, but I was soon reminded how I invariably enjoy visits to the nation's capital.