The New York Times just released its annual "52 Places to Go" list — heres why Washington, DC got the No. 1 spot

The New York Times released its annual "52 Places to Go" list, and this year Washington, DC, landed the top spot. This vibrant city is filled with history, culture, and political background and has a lot to offer travelers. We spoke with The Times' travel editor, Amy Virshup, about why her team chose the city as the No. 1 place to travel in 2020. For those who wish to visit the capital city, we’ve also rounded up a fun travel guide on the best ways to explore Washington, DC.