Washington DC, United States

Washington DC, United States
Washington DC, formally the District of Columbia is the capital of the United States (It is not part of the state of Washington, to avoid confusion). The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River. The City of Washington (named in honor of George Washington), was founded in 1791 to serve as the new capital of the United States. I had the opportunity to travel to Washington …