The city of Arlington in Northern Virginia sits right across the Potomac River from the nation's capital, with views of the country's most prolific monuments. Arlington is home to many monuments of its own including Arlington Cemetery, the Pentagon, and many more memorials. Beyond the short trek across the river to the National Smithsonian is Georgetown. Additionally for sports fans, the D.C. Area plays home to a team for every major professional sport with current in-season teams, Washington Redskins (NHL), Washington Wizards (NBA), and Stanley Cup Champions Washington Capitals (NHL). D.C. is also home to the World Series champion Washington Nationals!