Travel Blogs from Washington DC, United States

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Pig Anyone, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Pig Anyone

A travel blog entry by paleojohn2010

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... Capital Battle of BBQ, which is held that last full weekend in June between 9th and 14th Streets on Pennsylvania Ave here in Washington DC. It is sponsored by Safeway and the celebration is a super street party. There are free samples of BBQ; the Safeway ...

USA Part 5 - DC, Philly, Smokies, and Beyond, Washington DC, United States travel blog

USA Part 5 - DC, Philly, Smokies, and Beyond

A travel blog entry by marty_rach

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... by some hillbilly in Memphis in 1968.   Just down the road was the Jimmy Carter Center.  President of the United States from 1977 to 1981, Carter’s administration saw through a major energy crisis and the 1979 American embassy takeover ...

Mr Smith Goes to Washington... and I go too., Washington DC, United States travel blog

Mr Smith Goes to Washington... and I go too.

A travel blog entry by gamblor

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... left our backpacks at Henriks!). Rather than head to our Hotel (which he honestly had no idea where it was, it wasn't even in Washington DC really) we braved our lack of sleep and spent a few hours at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum. and saw all ...

Hiking In the City, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Hiking In the City

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... 5:00 and started texting Kady and Stacy about meeting in the metro on our way to dinner in Alexandria. I walked up past the Washington Monument and along the reflecting pool, taking the same pictures as everybody else. At this point I was on a deadline ...

Washington D.C, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington D.C

A travel blog entry by schulmericas

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... Capitol building; World War 2 memorial; the Lincoln memorial and reflective pool and the Vietnam memorial. If you haven't figured already, Washington D.C is basically a city of memorials and museums! We ended off the day at Barack and Michelle's pad, the ...

BC in DC.  Day 897., Washington DC, United States travel blog

BC in DC. Day 897.

A travel blog entry by bri74

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Had two more days of playing tourists around Washington DC. Michelle's Uncle and Auntie drove us all down to DC which in itself is bit of a mission as it is in any Capital city.  Another guided tour by Rich was on the cards today at another ...

What about Obama's Policy?, Washington DC, United States travel blog

What about Obama's Policy?

A travel blog entry by theroadtaken

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... . La nostra guida è una ragazza di diciasette anni, londinese, carinissima e con grandi rayban sul naso. Internship a Washington d.c. a soli 17 anni, e una folla di 22-23enni a seguirla. La dichiarazione d'indipendenza,Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, John ...

Washington D.C., Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington D.C.

A travel blog entry by haensi

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... , der mächtigste Mann der Welt wohnt hier und hunderte Touristen inkl. uns stürmen überall rum und machen Bilder. Washington war also eine einzige Sightseeing Tour und außer vielen gelaufenen Kilometern gabs nicht viel zu erleben. Donnerstag war ...

Unterwegs entlang der National Mall, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Unterwegs entlang der National Mall

A travel blog entry by larry87

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... und des Repräsentantenhauses statt) und endet am Lincoln Memorial. Ein weiterer Fixpunkt ist der bekannte Obelisk (Washington Monument), der jedoch aufgrund einer der zahlreichen Baustellen derzeit kein gutes Fotomotiv bietet. Auf unserem Museumsmarathon ...

Chapter 29 A Capitol Visit, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Chapter 29 A Capitol Visit

A travel blog entry by romabeach

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... and used during the Civil War as a hospital. They went above and beyond to make our visit so memorable. We were now heading towards Washington DC, the Capitol of the USA and the venue of so many things to see and do.   The White House, Smithsonian ...

Day 3 -Air & Space & Hirshhorn Museums and America, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Day 3 -Air & Space & Hirshhorn Museums and America

A travel blog entry by bonneybombach

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... ; an impassioned plea to remember the sacrifices of our forebears.  In 2014, the exhibition Ralph Fasanella: Lest We Forget, united the artist’s most powerful works in a celebration of the hundredth anniversary of his birth. Brightly coloured, ...

jesse and his sanctuary, Craverhurst, United States travel blog

jesse and his sanctuary

A travel blog entry by andycraver

oh yes. reading and watering my derelict orchids. check the laundry, nap, repeat. milk and chicken pie. welcome to my parents' house. unwinding at the craver compound after a relaxing weekend in good ol' charlottesville. the last weekend of the blue moon ...

1 bus down 3 to go, Washington DC, United States travel blog

1 bus down 3 to go

A travel blog entry by ljshearn

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Hi All We are currently at Washington after the 5 hour bus journey from NYC. This time it wasn't us rushing through the City, it was everyone else! (morning rush hour). Had such a lovely time with Amy. We get to Nashville tomorrow late morning after the ...

Arrival back to US, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Arrival back to US

A travel blog entry by 30sam3

May 4, 2012 – Arrived in Washington, D.C. We arrived at Dulles Airport around 5:30 p.m. after a rather good flight from Istanbul. Even though it was a long flight, things went fairly well.  We were quite impressed with the service from Turkish ...

Visit to the National Institute of Justice, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Visit to the National Institute of Justice

A travel blog entry by biggsey

... to get an update on this workstream. Despite my best efforts it seems that I will not be able to visit him whilst in DC. Sonme follow-up is required with this one. Chuck also informed me that the Forensic Science Societies/Organisations have been lobbying ...

Washington Day 5, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington Day 5

A travel blog entry by slcusa2015

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Today we split into three groups to see various attractions. One group enjoyed a tour of the Folger Shakespeare Library. Folger, a successful industrialist who was in charge of Standard Oil in the 1930s was fascinated by Shakespeare and spent a great ...

The House on the Hill, Washington DC, United States travel blog

The House on the Hill

A travel blog entry by lblack

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We spent the day today going around Washington DC.  Amazing place, the President flew over the top of us in his Helicopter, we didn't see him, but checked and it was definitely him.  Very hot and Humid today, talks of getting hotter tomorrow. ...

LA to Seatle, Route 1, Vegas, San Fran, Yosemite, train from SF to Seatle, United States travel blog

LA to Seatle

A travel blog entry by danny_simpson

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Highlights... *LA *Red Rock Canyon *Vegas *Santa Barbera *Carmel and Monteray *San Francisco *Yosemite *Train Ride from San Fran to Seatle ...

Washington Day 4, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington Day 4

A travel blog entry by slcusa2015

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... of the lake are planted hundreds of cherry blossoms which were in full bloom. These trees were a gift to the United States from Japan. We then walked the shores and passed through the Roosevelt memorial before reaching the neoclassical Jefferson ...

Washington Day 2, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington Day 2

A travel blog entry by slcusa2015

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... was very productive. Interesting things included the ruby slippers from Wizard of Oz, Abraham Lincoln's carriage and George Washington's uniform. Currently, we are patrolling the corridors and checking the boys' shirts are ironed for tomorrow's visit ...

Freedom and Liberty, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Freedom and Liberty

A travel blog entry by caragh.waller

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... uniform. Took Jason back to days of ADFA. Then walked historic streets. Lucked on a classic diner. Full of photos of Washington elite. Menu is bigger than the bible. Specialise in "monster" sized milkshakes and burgers, milkshakes bigger than a bucket, ...

Hellish Return, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Hellish Return

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... coming weekend, we hope to meet up tomorrow. I snuggled up on the couch and sent a bunch of couchsurfing requests for the weekend in DC. Then I stayed up until past 2:00 am writing this blog. Hopefully I can return to this habit. Who knew I would stay up ...

Beach Therapy, Catching some more rays in San Diego......., United States travel blog

Beach Therapy

A travel blog entry by danny_simpson

Highlights ...

So Many Ups and Downs Sure Make It Memorable!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

So Many Ups and Downs Sure Make It Memorable!

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... then went to get some food. We left at 10:15 and walked 15 minutes on 16th and U streets to Ben's Chili Bowl - a DC landmark. (http://www.benschilibowl.com/ordereze/default.aspx) Historic U Street is always hopping, and safe. Stacy said what's great ...

The nations capital!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

The nations capital!

A travel blog entry by jaywil71

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... Anyway it was still interesting and they had a special exhibit of all James Bond villains which was quite good. Our Washington experience ended with a lovely Italian dinner at MCafe which was magnificent. Washington was worthy of a visit for the ...

Home again, home again, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Home again, home again

A travel blog entry by edithdc

Sorry for the long delay but life's been busy since I got home. I'm happy to be sleeping in my own bed and to see Sneaky but in many ways I wish I were still traveling about. My efforts to job hunt have paid off. I had several phone interview type ...

Lunch with Laura and Washington DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Lunch with Laura and Washington DC

A travel blog entry by beckywilliamson

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I got the Amtrack from Baltimore to Washington DC just 30 minutes. It was great to find out that my hotel was right next to the station and the post office museum (where I was meeting Laura and her parents). So I checked in and headed out to meet Laura ...

From PHL to Europe, Philidelphia, United States travel blog

From PHL to Europe

A travel blog entry by grenzenlos

Departed from the faux-modern international terminal at Philidelphia on US Air, bound for Manchester. After a few last-minute phone calls, Chick Fil-A, and a cursory passport check, I boarded for my 10th Transatlantic trip ever. Although US Air has ...

The last supper, Washington DC, United States travel blog

The last supper

A travel blog entry by usa2010

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... the iconic red leather jacket worn by Michael Jackson. I then visited the Hard Rock Cafe shop and invested in a Hard Rock Cafe Washington DC t-shirt, before venturing out into the, now light, rain. I then made my way along E Street to 14th ...

Train and Chicago, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Train and Chicago

A travel blog entry by stewartrussell

... meal, I am starving, and then,get some walking done. We only have tonight and tomorrow before another overnight train to Washington so we have to get round this city pretty swiftly. After food headed straight for Millennium Park and also Lake Michigan. ...

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