Arlington travel guide

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You're Going to Love Arlington

Arlington is well known for its proximity to the United States capital of Washington D.C., and has many national monuments honoring leaders from the United States along the historic Potomac River.

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Arlington

What to do in Arlington

Arlington National Cemetery
Iwo Jima Memorial
National 9/11 Pentagon Memorial
National Air Force Memorial
Top activities & attractions in Arlington

When to Visit Arlington

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The best time to visit is in the fall between September and December, when the city's changing seasons provide moderate temperatures and many cultural celebrations.

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How to Get to Arlington

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Where to Stay in Arlington

The Hilton Garden Inn Arlington/Courthouse Plaza is located near the Court House metro stop in the heart of downtown with many restaurants and bars close by. Courtyard Arlington Rosslyn is located near the National Cemetery, Georgetown University, and the Pentagon.

Popular Neighborhoods in Arlington

Where to stay in popular areas of Arlington

Most booked hotels in Arlington

How to Get Around Arlington

The Cost of Living in Arlington

Shopping Streets

Ballston Common is one of the biggest shopping malls and features movie theaters, skating rinks, and internationally recognized brand stores. Clarendon and Wilson Blvds are the most popular shopping districts with boutique stores selling everything from toys and jewelry to housewares and clothes.

Groceries and Other

Safeway and Food Star Supermarket are the two main food stores. A dozen eggs costs $3.20.

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Where to Eat in Arlington

Ted's Montana Grill is a classic American restaurant serving homemade steaks and burgers. A typical meal costs $20 per person including drinks.

Most popular restaurants in Arlington

Freddie's Beach Bar & Restaurant
Excellent (873 reviews)
Ambar - Arlington
Balkan style
Excellent (747 reviews)
Palette 22
Palette 22
Global, International
Excellent (591 reviews)
Green Pig Bistro
Excellent (513 reviews)
Excellent (440 reviews)
Essy's Carriage House
Excellent (397 reviews)
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