Travel Blogs from Washington DC, United States

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Washington day 6, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington day 6

A travel blog entry by parlieshaw

We had been so busy the last couple of days that we decided it was time for a more chilled day. The previous days ha involved a lot of walking aswell so thought a pool day was definitely needed. We spent the morning lazing around, and made pancakes for ...

2 mile speed walk to find Abe..., Washington DC, United States travel blog

2 mile speed walk to find Abe...

A travel blog entry by abraeve

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I must say after New York public transit, we are professional. I went into D.C. alone Monday night. It is pretty easy to navigate all the tourist spots on foot. I got the the capital at dusk. It was cool, but I really wanted to see Abe. Of course he had ...

Washington, DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington, DC

A travel blog entry by tunik

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... d'en avoir fini la visite. On reviendra demain. Commence ensuite la partie sociale et des retrouvailles de notre séjour à Washington: d'abord Janine qui avait étudié à Georgetown avec Daniel, puis Pamela avec qui avait logé ...

Air and Space museum, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Air and Space museum

A travel blog entry by maggieonholiday

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Today I went to the air and space museum. First I went inside a flight simulator. I went inside a red simulator  but Finn went in a white one. The white one could make you go upside down. but the red one could only pretend. After that I had to wait ...

THE BEST DAY EVER!!!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

THE BEST DAY EVER!!!

A travel blog entry by cybelle

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... white tombstones littered the grounds there. Then we trekked it across Arlington Memorial Bridge to the Lincoln Memorial and the Washington Monument. We bypassed the Korean War Memorial and the WWII Memorial as well. After lunch we took a stroll aaround ...

Rendezvous in DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Rendezvous in DC

A travel blog entry by dc2sanfran2014

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Sylvia and Stuart's flight to Washington was delayed by 2 hours and hit some exciting turbulence, but Mandy and Craig's ride up from Virginia Beach went quickly and a lot more smoothly. The main thing is we're safely together again. For Craig, it ...

Capitol Chaos, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Capitol Chaos

A travel blog entry by crzyffpm

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... picture, with all the hustle and noise, you could hear people speak clear as day from 100 feet away. President Washington laid the Capitol's cornerstone in 1793, construction proceeded slowly.  The Congress first convened in the Capitol in ...

Boone to Dulles, Washington, DC, United States travel blog

Boone to Dulles

A travel blog entry by brookie

Off to ...

Itinerary and plans, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Itinerary and plans

A travel blog entry by shandieco

... with a start date of July 1st 2014!! So the planning began and this is the adventure we have ahead of us: 1/4/14: depart DC for Fiji 1/6-1/11: Fiji 1/12-1/25: New Zealand 1/26-2/7: Australia 2/8-2/16: Myanmar/Burma 2/16-2/20: Northern Thailand ...

Our final trip to DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Our final trip to DC

A travel blog entry by spoodle2

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Today we went to the National Mall for the last time. Our first stop was the National Museum of the American Indian. This actually covers both North and South America so includes tribes from the Inkas to the Innuits and was extremely well done. Some of ...

Washington DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington DC

A travel blog entry by onthesunnyside

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Was tun zwei Reisende, wenn sie eine Grossstadt besuchen wollen? Sie fahren in den Nationalpark. Wo sonst kann man in Washington DC schon fuer 16 Dollar (Gesamt)  uebernachten und ist mit der U-Bahn innert kurzer Zeit im Stadtzentrum? Das Park&Ride ...

Chilling in the Capital, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Chilling in the Capital

A travel blog entry by missmizon

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... Monday and headed out of the camp gates for the final time. Two and a half hours later we arrived at Union Station in DC, the official starting point for my travels around the US.  Quite few more goodbyes as most people were catching a train to ...

Baseball and shopping, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Baseball and shopping

A travel blog entry by jagosperring

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A very slow day today as we did the washing and went shopping for cheaper clothes. Dad bought a baseball mitt which proved good fun as we threw a ball very hard at each other. Apart from causing a slight scare in the huge shop we were in by losing mum ...

Gibbon Experience, Huay Xai, United States travel blog

Gibbon Experience

A travel blog entry by trizzyb

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... ended up brilliant and is now one of the major highlights of our entire journey.  We have quite a smirk here back in the states when we see zip-line tours offered but first you have to complete a saftey course, wear a helmet, and have guides harness ...

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

Washington, D.C.

A travel blog entry by wanderingkiwi

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... , so we headed out intending to buy a ticket. As we headed towards the stop, we got accosted by someone from a different bus tour (DC Trails) trying to sell us a ticket. Normally I hate street sales, but looking at the map it was actually a much better ...

Etape 4 : Washington DC (Obama city), Washington DC, United States travel blog

Etape 4 : Washington DC (Obama city)

A travel blog entry by sydneyexpress

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... 233;norme nouvelle maison. Un dernier fifa 15 avec Benji et au lit pour inaugurer la nouvelle chambre. Notre premier jour à Washington nous passons d'abord par la Maison Banche mais nous ne voyons pas Barack et toute la troupe. Ensuite le Washington ...

Back to DC!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Back to DC!

A travel blog entry by damicofamily

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I think we have tried every mode of transportation besides an airplane!  (And, actually, he did price that for the NYC to DC trip!) We gathered up all our stuff (or as George Carlin would say "a smaller version of our stuff") and took a taxi to the ...

Around Town, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Around Town

A travel blog entry by ilombardo

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These are just some shots from around Washington, DC.  It's been a really fun summer ...

Newseum, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Newseum

A travel blog entry by hms_travel

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... be the main post office in DC but they decided to make it into a Food Court. We went to the Newseum, the newest museum in DC. We saw a 4-D movie about the history of news. It told about how the news media has evolved. The seats moved - you can feel ...

Workings of Government, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Workings of Government

A travel blog entry by crzyffpm

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... line and read all their opinions.  I think at least one is 80 pages long!!!  I am very excited about being in Washington DC at the time of this decision, I just feel as never before that I am personally connected by having been to the court ...

We shall not cease from exploration and the ..., Washington DC, United States travel blog

We shall not cease from exploration and the ...

A travel blog entry by wbond

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... phone call from Andrew saying, in his perculiar british-south afican-zimabween accent, that he's in Fort Lauderdale and he'll be going through DC and he was wondering if it would bother us to house him at our house, just for a few days, to give him ...

Washington D.C. - Day 34, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington D.C. - Day 34

A travel blog entry by canadiansmiley

... of the WW I and WW II. I head out to the Netherlands Bell monument and the Wigi Jima. Then, I visited the amazing Washington Cathedral which is just awe breathing, then the Union station and the Postal museum. I ended the day by doing some night ...

A Museum for Everything, Washington DC, United States travel blog

A Museum for Everything

A travel blog entry by katrinaandtim

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We needed to get to union station to begin our hop on hop off tour through Washington. We walked 20 minutes or so to the subway to then catch the train into the city. Compared to New York this happened quite effortlessly. We jumped on our hop on hop off ...

Washington DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington DC

A travel blog entry by sarahtim

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... the maps before heading off to the nearest metro station. Alexandria is a great "old town" and is a must do for anybody visiting Washington. It would only be about a 15min train ride to to main station and from there they run a free shuttle bus right ...

White House washout! Almost!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

White House washout! Almost!

A travel blog entry by teamstoobie

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... temperature had now dropped to freezing! But hey beggars can't be choosers. Our first stop was the Licoln memorial and the Washington Monument, both were really impressive and we were lucky enough to time it for an informative talk from one of the ...

Great Views, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Great Views

A travel blog entry by crzyffpm

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... big, you can't help but see them.  I can see the National Cathedral up on the hill, the Lincoln Memorial, the Washington Memorial, the Kennedy Center and the Capitol.  Also in the park is the Netherlands Carillon bell tower which was a gift ...

Washington, DC - Jefferson & Roosevelt Memorials, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington, DC - Jefferson & Roosevelt Memorials

A travel blog entry by hms_travel

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... very little room to eat. Some people were late for the bus, but we will not mention Lauren and Mitsie's name. The drive to DC was long. There was a lot of traffic - typical of this area. Some of us slept. The first stops were the Jefferson Memorial ...

Shopping US style, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Shopping US style

A travel blog entry by spoodle2

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The weather forecast for today was for heat and thunderstorms so we decided to go shopping. Another trip on the Metro took us to the shopping centre at Tysons Corner. This is pretty much like any large Australian shopping centre except possibly bigger, ...

New York to Washington D.C., Washington, United States travel blog

New York to Washington D.C.

A travel blog entry by lisajoa

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... isn't a pretty area. Then it started raining and raining and a bit more rain!!! We went through Baltimore and eventually got to Washington. It was still raining but we saved ourselves some money and walked to our hostel which was about a mile. It's a ...

Like a bunch of tourists, Washington, United States travel blog

Like a bunch of tourists

A travel blog entry by pumfordquad

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... and slowly pulling them back up as if she were rescuing someone from quick sand!!! We saw all of the monuments, Washington Monument, Jefferson Memorial, Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial, Lincoln Memorial and of course The White House. We also went into the ...

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