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Media Coverage

Media Coverage

Find out where DC has been in the news this month.

Domestic Media

DC had an in-depth spread in the July/August issue of Rachael Ray Every Day, including mentions of The Hamilton and Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens.
Rachael Ray Every Day, July/August 2019: D.C. Done Proper

Logan Circle was featured in National Geographic Traveler’s rundown of the 28 friendliest neighborhoods in U.S. cities.
National Geographic Traveler, June 3: The 28 friendliest neighborhoods in U.S. cities

The nation’s capital made CNN’s list of the 19 best places to travel this summer, which includes destinations around the world.
CNN, June 28: 19 best places to travel for the summer of 2019

Kingbird inside the Watergate Hotel was covered in a Wall Street Journal article about upscale restaurants that cater to kids.
Wall Street Journal, June 26: Fancy Restaurants Offer Fancy Baby Sitting to Attract Fancy Families

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International Media

B Inspired, a publication from Brussels Airlines, ran a women-focused feature that showcased the National Museum of Women in the Arts and the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
B Inspired, March 2019: 10 weird and wise ways to celebrate Washington D.C.’s power women

Journalist Helmut Etzkorn visited DC in May and produced a piece on five reasons to visit the city. The article ran in Reisemagazin, which has a circulation of 205,389. Etzkorn mentions the National Mall, the Wharf, free Smithsonian museums, the Willard Hotel and Bike & Roll.
Reisemagazin, June 2019: Krabben und Museen

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Industry Clips

DDC president and CEO Elliott Ferguson and the perspective he brings to his new position as national chair of the U.S. Travel Association was covered in Travel Weekly.
Travel Weekly, May 19: New U.S. Travel chair brings D.C. perspective

DC was prominent in the June edition of Smart Meetings. One piece highlighted the Mid-Atlantic as a whole, with a focus on the District. The other showcased exciting renovations at DC hotels.
Smart Meetings, June 2019: Redefining the Thriving Mid-Atlantic / Modernizing the Capital

Check out the full Destination DC Member eNews to learn more about what's going on this month.