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Situated along the Potomac River, the US capital of Washington DC shuns its reputation as a town of stuffy politicos, instead serving as a buzzy cultural hub. Home to the seat of national government, DC (as locals call it) draws visitors from around the world who are looking to explore the historical landmarks and monuments in and around the city, as well as its thriving restaurant scene and diverse neighborhoods.

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