Oddities in Washington, DC

Most residents of Washington, DC typically go about their daily lives removed from political machinations. Today we’re going to explore my hometown, but skip the monuments, the museums and the stereotypes to enjoy a more unusual geography. We have Exclaves The Potomac River defines Washington, DC’s southwestern border all the way to the opposite shoreline with Virginia, rather than being shared down the middle of the river, and this creates several interesting anomalies. I wouldn’t count a drive along the famous Beltway amongst life’s great joys but travelers do get to enjoy a tiny slice of the District…

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