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Media Coverage

Media Coverage

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

Domestic Media

Forbes showcased Dirty Habit DC in a list of must-try chocolate dishes and cocktails all over the country.​
Forbes, Oct. 23: 13 Delicious Chocolate Dishes and Cocktails for National Chocolate Day

The Boston Globe discussed the reopening of the Washington Monument and where to stay nearby in a travel news roundup.
The Boston Globe, Oct. 29: From a scientific staycation to an e-bike tour of the Andes

The Oprah Magazine included DC in its rundown of potential Christmas getaways for this winter.
The Oprah Magazine, Oct. 31: 21 Best Christmas Getaways to Enjoy This Winter

Essence detailed why DC makes for a fantastic staycation destination.
Essence, Nov. 4: Staycation Like A Boss In Washington D.C.

DC was highlighted in this USA Today piece on where visitors can engage with the history of Harriet Tubman.
USA Today, Nov. 5: ‘Harriet’ is in theaters. Here’s where you can learn about Harriet Tubman in real life

Destination DC was featured in this Yahoo! Finance piece on DC tourism during an election year.
Yahoo! Finance, Nov. 15: What Happens to Washington D.C. Tourism During an Election Year?

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International Media

India’s National Geographic Traveller ran an extensive feature on Washington, DC that showcased members such as the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Union Market, Eaton DC and Centrolina.
National Geographic Traveller, Nov. 2019 Issue: United Flavours of Washington, D.C.

Australia’s Traveller discussed great outdoor activities to enjoy in the District. Members mentioned include the U.S. National Arboretum, U.S. Botanic Garden and the National Gallery of Art.
Traveller, Oct. 28: Six of the best outdoor activities in Washington DC

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Industry Clips

Bisnow featured a piece that showcased members of the industry celebrating the Washington Nationals and their World Series games and eventual victory. DDC President and CEO Elliott Ferguson was highlighted.
Bisnow, Nov. 4: District of Champions: CRE Community Celebrates Nationals’ World Series Win

DC’s ever-expanding inventory for meeting planners is highlighted in this Conference & Meetings World feature.
Conference & Meetings World, Nov. 11: DC: Developing for Conferences

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