Get your feet wet! Meet Phoenix, the 45-foot-long model of a North Atlantic right whale in the Sant Ocean Hall at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
Cruise into Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab for a veritable seafood feast. Located not far from the White House, the restaurant is a favorite of politicos and pundits.
Test your sea legs on the Potomac River aboard an Odyssey Dining Cruise. This contemporary vessel invites guests to dine, drink and dance for three fabulous hours while panoramic cityscapes slip by the glass-enclosed ship.
Spend the night at the luxurious Mandarin Oriental Washington, D.C. and wake up to views of the Tidal Basin, Jefferson Memorial and Hains Point Park. Don’t forget to pack your swimsuit: its 50-foot indoor pool is a must-swim.
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