DC and Milwaukee are about as different as two cities can get. Milwaukee has a ton of culture, incredible food and the best cocktails. It's truly a gem that the rest of country hasn't yet discovered. D.C. is always busy and populated by people from every corner of the world. Typical 'American' style restaurants aren't this cities forte, but you can find great food and drink inspired by the different cultures that are here. It can be expensive and overwhelming, but with help you can navigate away from the mediocre and spend your budget on the greatness the city has to offer, and find the deals! DC offers a surprising amount of free experiences if you know where to look.