Washington DC | Places to visit in Washington DC

Washington DC is founded after the American revolution as a set of the government of the newly independent country and was named to the first President and founding father of the United States of America, George Washington.   

We stopover to DC before we flew and still have time to walk around. We ride a cab to go to a famous landmark around the downtown area and first stop at Lincoln Memorial. Though was built to honor the 16th president of the United States Abraham Lincoln died by assassination but his memories remain.

Lincoln Memorial
In front of Lincoln Memorial was the Washington Monument. This was built in commemorating to George Washington and believed the tallest stone structure in the world made of marble, granite, and bluestone gneiss.
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After taking some shots, we made a short walk through 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW where the White House, the  Powerful President's workplace and residence are located.
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The White House
The Capitol Building is located at Capitol Hill near National Mall claiming to be one of the symbols of democracy and home of Congress legislative branch of the U.S. federal government working together. The building has a unique architectural design and one of the best structure I've seen this day.  Interesting Post: Longest Island to Island Zipline in the World

At 10th Street,  will see the famous The Petersen House where Lincoln spends his final hours. 

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