Newcomer's Handbook for Moving to And Living in Washington D.C.: Including Northern Virginia And Suburban Maryland

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First Books, Mar 30, 2006 - Travel - 421 pages
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This book contains detailed information on neighborhoods, getting settled, helpful services, child care and education, cultural life, and much more. Written by Mike Livingston, it contains 432 pages of useful information to help you with your move or just get to know Washington DC better.
  

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Contents

Introduction
1
Capitol Hill
21
East EndEckington
24
Penn Quarter
25
Dupont Circle
28
Kalorama
30
Foggy BottomWest
32
Georgetown
34
Cheverly
80
GreenbeltBeltsville
82
Laurel
84
Port Towns
86
Washington Region
111
Finding a Place to Live
119
Moving and Storage
145
Money Matters
151

Upper Northwest
36
Connecticut Avenue Corridor
38
BrightwoodPetworth
41
Mt Pleasant
44
Adams Morgan
45
Shaw
47
Brookland
49
Anacostia
51
Metro Washington
53
Bethesda
58
Chevy Chase
61
Gaithersburg
62
Garrett Park
65
Germantown
66
Kensington
68
Rockville
69
Silver Spring
71
Takoma Park
73
Wheaton
76
Bowie
79
Getting Settled
159
Helpful Services
187
Childcare and Education
203
Shopping for the Home
219
Cultural Life
241
Higher Education
265
Greenspace
289
Weather and Climate
301
3O7 Places of Worship
307
Volunteering
313
Transportation
325
Temporary Lodgings
341
Quick Getaways
353
A Washington D C Year
361
A Washington D C Reading List
371
Useful Phone Numbers and Web Sites
377
About the Author
397
Metrorail
421
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