As the smallest of the District’s four quadrants, all named for their location relative to the Capitol building, Southwest D.C. has seen a renaissance of late. Formerly comprising a port where fishers can unload their catch and grab a beer at a waterfront shack on the shores, Southwest is now a hot spot with restaurants, bars and more to do than ever before.
Start your day exploring the historic center of Mexico City with breakfast at Restaurante El Cardenal, often named the top breakfast eatery in all of Mexico City. You might have to wait a half hour or so for a table, but the wait is well worth it once you dig into the huge portions of scrumptious, traditional Mexican breakfast fare, accompanied by coffee, hot chocolate and breakfast pastries.
Los Angeles is a sunny city with beautiful beaches. One could argue L.A. is the “New York of the West,” as the city is culturally diverse and has a strong financial and cultural influence on the country as a whole. It is also a much-sought-after destination among travelers for its beaches and the fame associated with the city.