Who better to recommend where to go in D.C. than a hotel concierge? Luis R. Colmenares is featured in this week’s “five favorites” blog from Cultural Tourism DC, now on our Washingtology page. He’s the head concierge at the Hotel Monaco and president of the Washington Area Concierge Association.

(James M. Thresher/The Washington Post)

Go to our Washingtology page to see the rest of his list, and the favorite spots of other Washington insiders.

Have five favorite places of your own? Share them in the comments section below.