Travel Blogs from Manassas, United States

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Hanging out in Manassas, Manassas, United States travel blog

Hanging out in Manassas

A travel blog entry by sarahx

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After my busy Thursday, I needed a break, so I spent the morning in a coffee shop in Manassas (the nearest town to Arthur & Mickey). They joined me for lunch, and we went to this awesome little Mexican restaurant in a converted church. You'd have no ...

Setting Forth, Manassas, United States travel blog

Setting Forth

A travel blog entry by m.the.vagabond

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... ;ll be in San Francisco five nights, where I will connect with some friends and enjoy my last days in the United States.  I’m particularly looking forward to checking out Chinatown, Haight-Ashbury, and hopefully Sausalito and Muir Woods.  ...

Leaving the day after our wedding, Manassas, United States travel blog

Leaving the day after our wedding

A travel blog entry by thedoyles

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Geoff and I are leaving the day after our Halloween Masquerade ball wedding. We have some stops planned out, but we do want to leave ourselves room to be spontaneous as well. Wish us luck! ...

Staying with Matthews Family, Manassas, Washington, United States travel blog

Staying with Matthews Family

A travel blog entry by curlycircle

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Arrived monday to hot hot hot Virginia, 98% humidity felt a long way from England's fine shores. We are staying with the Matthewws family and had the pleasure of meeting Mikey's gorgeous family for the first time; wife Laura; daughter Shea (nearly ...

First Rest, Manassas, United States travel blog

First Rest

A travel blog entry by ruthandpierce

... Wabi Sabi (our boat) and sail South for the Winter. The first stop for our little caravan was at Alan and Sue Yates, in Manassas, VA – traveling just 30 miles in the first day. It was a good thing... The Yates house is such a peaceful place ...

Twenty miles from our destination, Manassas, United States travel blog

Twenty miles from our destination

A travel blog entry by paleojohn2010

Stopped in Manassas for a rest, tomorrow we check into a corporate apartment just south (literally 3 blocks from the Pentagon) of the Pentagon. Tomorrow will be a rush rush day as we acquire all the stuff to turn a sterile apartment into a home away from ...

Manassas or Bull Run??? The First, Manassas National Battlefield Park, United States travel blog

Manassas or Bull Run??? The First

A travel blog entry by honestman

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This battlefield is called Manassas by the Union and Bull Run by the South. Confused?? Closeby is the Manassas railroad junction, key to the North and a Creek by the name of Bull Run. Even more confusing is that there were 2 battles. The first was 21 July ...

One Hotel to Another, Manassas, United States travel blog

One Hotel to Another

A travel blog entry by honestman

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... might as well put a sign up to let any Jihadist or other nut know they can kill people freely'' Unbelievable. Left Manassas and headed south, weather was really sunny and some 45 miles later I arrived in Fredericksburg crossing the Rappahannock and ...

Manassas or Bull Run the Second??, Manassas, United States travel blog

Manassas or Bull Run the Second??

A travel blog entry by honestman

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... the South. The South decided to leave a small force to defend Richmond and seek out gen Popes army in Northern Virginia near Manassas.   Pope prepared his 70,000 troops to defend the ground at Manassas and let the South attack his strong position. ...

Why on earth are you going to Guatemala?-Pre-trip, Manassas, United States travel blog

Why on earth are you going to Guatemala?-Pre-trip

A travel blog entry by ckervina

I first thought of going to study Spanish in an immersion school when I graduated from college. As with most of my "outlandish" ideas, I can trace the inspiration back to my brother, Tim. Tim backpacked through Europe after he graduated from college, ...

Manassas battlefield walk, Manassas, United States travel blog

Manassas battlefield walk

A travel blog entry by webebookersyall

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... of the Bull Run National Park for our main event of the day, we happened across the historical battlefield site of Henry Hill, Manassas. The battle happened a little while back, July 21 1861 so there was very few survivors left - but we had time to ...

Pretty Christmas light - US style, Manassas, United States travel blog

Pretty Christmas light - US style

A travel blog entry by webebookersyall

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We drove over to Bull Run national park for the Festival of Lights, which is essentially a 2 mile road through the park, with Christmas lights and illuminations scattered along the way. Being in the US, it was a drive-thru but despite that it was very ...

Greetings from America-land of the free, Manassas, United States travel blog

Greetings from America-land of the free

A travel blog entry by italy2008

Hi Italy Travelers, Hope you are all  having a great time...can't wait to hear all about your adventures!!  The ...

I Don't want your  Civil War, Manassas Park, United States travel blog

I Don't want your Civil War

A travel blog entry by kingsalt

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Decided to make a short stop at this historical site while heading to Black Mountain, N.C. This is were the Civil War Battle of Bull Run I and II took place. The Confederates won round 1. This battle set the tone of the War. This was considered the ...

Final Preparations, Manassas, United States travel blog

Final Preparations

A travel blog entry by paular

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Well, I haven't started packing, but I have gathered together in piles what I need to take with me.  Each time I think of something I need to take, I grab it  and add it to a pile.  I also did the check ins for the team.  I've spent a ...

Off We Go!, Manassas, United States travel blog

Off We Go!

A travel blog entry by beachgirlz

It was an early morning followed by a late nite of some last minute packing and then having to drive back home at midnight because I forgot my glasses!  I stayed at Kara's and our ride was coming at 5:15am (o'dark thirty for both of us!)  Hope ...

Writing a checklist...........procrastination., Manassas, United States travel blog

Writing a checklist...........procrastination.

A travel blog entry by beachgirlz

I think I need to write a checklist or a list of somesort and put a few "must have" items in my ...

When I was 15, Manassas, United States travel blog

When I was 15

A travel blog entry by ellainecabellon

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... check on our trip until a later date. So what ever would I do with my summer?!?  How could I possibly stay HOME in Manassas all summer?  I was stuck.   Walking down the hallway at work one day, a colleague yelled down the hall at me ...

How did this happen?!?, Manassas, United States travel blog

How did this happen?!?

A travel blog entry by ellainecabellon

A couple of months ago I was all but ready to spend a quiet summer in Manassas enjoying the brand new condo I bought in January. I figured that that large purchase would prohibit me from travelling anywhere for at least the next year… its funny how ...

New Day, New Bus Driver...Day 2...Game Day, Manassas, United States travel blog

New Day, New Bus Driver...Day 2...Game Day

A travel blog entry by boomerangs

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... . Sam Wilson The first full official day on tour was a strenuous and insightful one that gave many their first experience of the United states and its vast culture. The first stop on our tour through the Washington area was the Smithsonian museum, which ...

The Beginning, Manassas, United States travel blog

The Beginning

A travel blog entry by ehallahan

After months of preparation, I arrived at the University of Northern Iowa's international teaching fair armed with a huge bag full of CVs, letters of recommendation, transcripts, etc.  After spending two hours lining up interviews with nine or ten ...

Last Day in Hometown, Manassas, United States travel blog

Last Day in Hometown

A travel blog entry by cookekj28

Goodbyes to family and friends, packing up big blue, making the most of my last night in ...

Introduction to the Team, Manassas, United States travel blog

Introduction to the Team

A travel blog entry by mozambique

... I get their information. Paula Renfro: I am a Software Engineer at Lockheed Martin in Manassas, Va.  I attend Manassas St. Thomas United Methodist Church.  I have been married close to 30 years and have a 26 year old son.  My hobbies ...

Nassau to Eleuthera, Manassas, United States travel blog

Nassau to Eleuthera

A travel blog entry by beachgirlz

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Finally, after much lounging and eating of English sweet and biccies - was time to get on the little plane.  We were supposed to line up outside and much to our astonishment people (all ages) were pushing forward.....perhaps nobody wanted to ...

Delving into Preparations, Manassas, United States travel blog

Delving into Preparations

A travel blog entry by paular

I was concerned at the small size of the team.   The question I asked myself was were we too small for the mission. But Brian Dubberly encouraged me that our team was not too small; that God could use four women who have answered the call and ...

Day 1, Manassas, United States travel blog

Day 1

A travel blog entry by fijijakes

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Mileage start - 1,708. March 31, 2014 Start the day at home in Manassas, VA. Say goodbye to the triplets; head to Quantico to sign DD214; expected to be back home by 0800; no paperwork so had to get that rounded up - stressful for Eric!!!; return home to ...

Fun, Friends, and Wine!, Manassas, United States travel blog

Fun, Friends, and Wine!

A travel blog entry by jpandpa

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Went to Manassas to spend some time with Kriste, Jim's daughter.  Her birthday was the 9th.  We found Bull Run State Park, a really nice park with full hookups, a huge water park, expansive well manicured open areas.  We want to come ...

Merry ol' England, here I come!, Manassas, United States travel blog

Merry ol' England, here I come!

A travel blog entry by ellainecabellon

... her.  Either way, I'm excited to have her join me on this adventure! Last January, as I was moving to my condo in Manassas, my neighbor of 6 years, Cheryl, had accepted a job transfer for 3 years in England.  As soon as she told me, it was ...

Manassas Battlefield, Manassas, United States travel blog

Manassas Battlefield

A travel blog entry by sarahindc

Today I went on a hike with the Capital Hiking Club to the Manassas Battlefield Civil War site. Living in the south, the Civil War is a big part of the culture. I grew up in New England where you live and breathe the Revolutionary War. So I have learned a ...

all packed, Manassas, United States travel blog

all packed

A travel blog entry by hanamizukidojo

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So, we made out from Willesburg to our first stopping place DC. We are staying 30 minutes from the airport. We will begin our adventure tomorrow as we depart the USA, headed once again for ...

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