Travel Blogs from Annapolis, United States

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Bring out your Blue Angels, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Bring out your Blue Angels

A travel blog entry by rich_mcg

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... with whom we'll be staying for the next 10 days. Derek and Sarah are two great friends of ours who moved over to Annapolis 2 years ago. They've been working, procreating and building since they left, and the end results are a great little man called ...

Back to the 'Nap, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Back to the 'Nap

A travel blog entry by rich_mcg

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... . I'm hoping he'll come out to visit us in Vietnam or Laos, even though he's only 2. We managed to catch the Annapolis Memorial Day Parade, which was a bit of a laugh. Groups passing by included the 'PT Cruiser Owners Social Club' (consisting of ...

Oldest Capitol Still in Use, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Oldest Capitol Still in Use

A travel blog entry by burtonll

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... recognition of the United States of America by the rest of the world. May 7, 1784: Thomas Jefferson is appointed first United States minister to foreign governments. It happened in the Old Senate Room when the State House was our National Capitol: ...

Autohelm blues, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Autohelm blues

A travel blog entry by gknopp

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... complicated process.  I dont think so. But to make a long story short, I get a call from the store here in Annapolis who said the pump had come in, but they had ordered the wrong one.  Sorry...we will reorder...three more day's ...

My Husband Is On His Way, Annapolis, United States travel blog

My Husband Is On His Way

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

So I think I've written about the fact that Dale will be driving here but now he is actually on his way. For a couple of years now Dale and I have planned that we will follow the storms; he will be back up for me and I’ll work. Then we will travel ...

In the Navy....HAH!, Annapolis, United States travel blog

In the Navy....HAH!

A travel blog entry by travelinbuskers

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... we blinked (ie. fell asleep) and missed it!!! We stopped for brekkie at the U.S. military academy (NAVY) in Annapolis, Maryland. For such an impressive sounding town, Annapolis was cute and TINY!!!! We played the Village People in ...

July 7th.  USNA take 2, Annapolis, United States travel blog

July 7th. USNA take 2

A travel blog entry by staceyholland

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27 years ago, to the date, I arrived at the Naval Academy for the very 1st time . As you can imagine there are many differences between that first visit and today's (and one if them isn't that I am old! I am, however, much more experienced) So, what ...

The People Who Make Our Lives Easier, Annapolis, United States travel blog

The People Who Make Our Lives Easier

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

... of these people work hard and are clearly wanting to do a good job just because they want to. Since I'm renting a car while here in Annapolis Avis hasn’t made it easy to keep the car. I had to extend the contract once again but forgot when I was ...

Day 15 - Off to The Tides  Marina Chesapeake Bay, Yacht Basin Annapolis , United States travel blog

Day 15 - Off to The Tides Marina Chesapeake Bay

A travel blog entry by hemslie

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... forward to that. The weather is amazing this morning the sun is glistening in the water and the water is calm!  Good bye Annapolis we enjoyed you.  You know it's interesting we have been on the water for over 2 weeks and I've only seen one fish ...

Happy B'day America, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Happy B'day America

A travel blog entry by gknopp

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In spite of the mechanical slowdown, we are still having a great time.  Today, we opted to take the dink in for breakfast and had a great experience.  We went to the local "Dele" owned by the same family for 3 generations.  It was a real ...

End of the Cruise, Grenada, Antigua, and back to Annapolis, United States travel blog

End of the Cruise

A travel blog entry by freespirit2006

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... spring as I have so much to do to prepare for Boat Show and Al is busy sorting out all of the Pennsylvania "stuff" he relocated to Annapolis just before we left. He will also be going back to work at IKON on October 1 so we will just have to "mooch" ...

New Day, Better Everything, Annapolis, United States travel blog

New Day, Better Everything

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

The sun comes up and presto magic, a new day! Claims today started across the Chesapeake Bay. I checked out of the motel and took off across the bay. What a beautiful drive, wish I'd had time to stop and take photos or just enjoy. But there was work to ...

Annapolis - Pass thru to DC, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Annapolis - Pass thru to DC

A travel blog entry by c_villa

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Leaving DE, we passed through Washington College in Chestertown where our nephew Max may go to college and made our way to Annapolis for lunch, then ultimately landing in DC.  More to come on DC.... ...

A great day at last!, Annapolis, United States travel blog

A great day at last!

A travel blog entry by gknopp

... marina's normally charge between $60-120 a night to dock and we still have to make the bed.    In Annapolis there is very little anchorage, but there are a number of opportunities to pick up a city mainained mooring ball.  This ...

Kent Narrows to Annapolis, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Kent Narrows to Annapolis

A travel blog entry by theoldfolk

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... around.Many old buildings We went on a jolly trolley tour around the city. I have forgotten most of what the guide said except Annapolis was named after Princess Anne. The streets are twisty & not like the gridded streets you find in most towns & city's ...

In the Navy, Annapolis, United States travel blog

In the Navy

A travel blog entry by leeroy_jenkins

Another day where we drove through three states. The US Naval Academy was very big right on the waterfront in Maryland, not exactly my cup of tea but the guided tour was ...

Claims Adjusting Includes Therapy, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Claims Adjusting Includes Therapy

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

I am so tired, I've been working until the early morning hours then getting up early and starting all over again. Some days I get set several claims but most days I get 0 to 1 claim. My biggest problem is that I’m behind in writing up the estimates ...

The Dant, Annapolis, United States travel blog

The Dant

A travel blog entry by staceyholland

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One of our speakers was the Commandant of MIDN. Captain Bill Byrne, class of '87. Fun facts: I was in his Company plebe year and typed (for a fee) a few of his and his roommates papers (my class was the first to have computers). Also, I was assigned to ...

The workout, Admissions and Cantler's, Annapolis, United States travel blog

The workout, Admissions and Cantler's

A travel blog entry by staceyholland

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... (probably clumsily), eating very little and having fun. I returned tonight with a group of fellow BGOs and a local couple (Annapolis grad, parents of a grad and sponsors for MIDN). Had the crab cakes tonight (very good though the portions were small ...

STEM and a few other things, Annapolis, United States travel blog

STEM and a few other things

A travel blog entry by staceyholland

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Science, Technology, Engineering and Math has always had a strong influence in the academic curriculum at the Academy. As it should. Over the recent years, STEM programs have been developed to extend this influence and further develop MIDN. For example, ...

Living Through More Storms, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Living Through More Storms

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

... Hurricane Ike while living in my RV in Nola. Figured that being in a motel would be a little better and it was. Moving up to Annapolis was fine, we had power and everything was open. Fine that is until Tropical Storm Lee came by to visit for a few days. ...

1st Day of the Rest of our Lives, Annapolis, United States travel blog

1st Day of the Rest of our Lives

A travel blog entry by miss.chris

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... from the freeway. It was so great to see familiar faces after being gone for a while. We have now moved to a campground south of Annapolis but it is really nice, lots of tall trees between sites. Of course it is empty since summer is over so we have ...

Cyber, honor and  Diversity & Inclusion, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Cyber, honor and Diversity & Inclusion

A travel blog entry by staceyholland

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The world is changing ( I know, no duh) and so is the way the Navy is operating. For example, many Navy Operations, such as unmanned drones, rely on wireless communication. This means the Naval Academy's curriculum is changing. Now, all MIDN take 2 ...

Annapolis, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Annapolis

A travel blog entry by gknopp

... can be and ....NO ($45) MOORING BUOYS!    Just drop an anchor and make a martini.  So we get into Annapolis in the early afternoon and enjoy the fine fall air and sun.  Four more days on the water and its time to return to ...

King Hall, the Sup and the MIDN store, Annapolis, United States travel blog

King Hall, the Sup and the MIDN store

A travel blog entry by staceyholland

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... branded cartons in my day). Food was good for breakfast and lunch though most of us opted to have dinner in downtown Annapolis The Sup (short for Superintendent; the highest ranking officer at the Naval Academy) is a '74 graduate, originally from Minot ...

Norfolk, VA to Annapolis, MD, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Norfolk, VA to Annapolis, MD

A travel blog entry by darborn

... we could both make our destinations the next day before bad weather moved in on Saturday night. 5/15/09 Solomons Island, MD to Annapolis, MD What a difference a night makes! When we got out on the Patuxent River it was flat calm not a breath of wind ...

We're Off!, Rhode River, United States travel blog

We're Off!

A travel blog entry by darborn

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... knots. We had a great sail downwind all the way with winds as forcast.  We scooted under the Bay Bridge, past Annapolis and turned west after the Thomas Point lighthouse and sailed into West River where we took a right turn ...

Annapolis, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Annapolis

A travel blog entry by bradham5

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Day 8 Annapolis...the Capital of Maryland and the location of the US Naval Academy. The town is very quaint,with very skinny streets. We parked our car at the visitors center and walked everywhere else. This is very doable. The Naval Academy was only a ...

Home? Already? You can't be serious., Annapolis, United States travel blog

Home? Already? You can't be serious.

A travel blog entry by maureencampbell

Time to recover from jet ...

Departure - Part II, Annapolis, United States travel blog

Departure - Part II

A travel blog entry by sherwoodforest

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Ola amigos - sorry for the delay in our initial posting but this will be explained a few posts later.   Long ago, when Miriam was conceiving this adventure she wisely decided that a little break in the action would be a good idea, and she was ...

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