Exploring Washington, D.C. is as easy as unfolding this sturdy, laminated map. The front features a large-scale city map that highlights tourist and business travel locations with 3-D styled drawings. The back includes: Regional overview; Points of interest; Metro public transportation map, Diagrams of Dulles International and Ronald Reagan National Airports; Lodging; Entertainment; Inset map of Alexandria, Virginia; Multi-language legend. A detailed index enables you to quickly identify locations on the map.
Approximately 4 1/4" x 8 3/4" folded; 17 3/4" x 24 3/4" fully opened; Scale = 1:11,300
Destination Maps combine finely detailed maps with fascinating and practical travel information. Maps feature a large-scale city map, richly layered with tourist and business travel locations and information. 3-D styled drawings provide you with instant identification of famous buildings and landmarks. The reverse side includes regional maps, top attractions, airport diagrams, travel tips, transit maps and an extensive index to streets, cities, neighborhoods, parks, points of interest, museums, monuments, government buildings, subway stations, hotels, and more. All National Geographic Destination City maps are printed in the United States by a certified green printer using low VOC inks.
Comments about Washington, D.C. Destination City Map:
Ii thought this was cardboard stock that folded like an accordion. Instead it was a paper map to unfold. I wanted something less conspicuous to read as I stand on a street corner.
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Bottom Line No, I would not recommend this to a friend
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