The Cherry Blossom Festival takes place every spring in D.C. The annual pink blooms that take place in late March to April have become a symbol of the city, an hallmark of spring -- and one of the busiest tourist weeks all year.
Dumbarton Oaks, located in the northwest part of the city, features some of the most beautiful outdoor spaces in the city. If you like walking through trees and parks, then this is a great place to go. It is definitely one of the less well-known parts of the city. You will rarely find it on
The Tidal Basin, for most of the year, is a somewhat neglected part of the city. Home to several great monuments such as the Jefferson Memorial, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, the Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, and other smaller memorials, the Tidal Basin is a circular basin surrounded by walkways. It is most well