Recognized within a walking distance to the Potomac River, Glen Echo is a popular suburban neighborhood. With its proximity to the river and Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo fosters a blend of older and newer homes. Its distinctive atmosphere is like no other and just 10 to 15 minutes north of the D.C. line. Transportation is served though Montgomery County’s Ride-On bus, Metrorail’s Red Line, and the Metrobus that includes passage through Georgetown to downtown Washington. MacArthur Plaza Retail and office building serves as a local hotspot for local convenience. The strip includes restaurants, hair salon and spa, cleaners, and natural food stores. Some of their most unique shops are Fish Taco Mexican Taqueria and Wild Tomato Restaurant and Bar.