Travel Blogs from Washington DC, United States

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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 ...

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 ...

Georgetown, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Georgetown

A travel blog entry by maggieonholiday

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Today I went to Kramer books. I got breakfast there. I also got two books. One was called larry the lost dog. The other one was called the magic finger. After breakfast I went to the market I got a push pop. I got a blood orange ice cream push pop. It ...

Travel NIGHTMARE, Washington, United States travel blog

Travel NIGHTMARE

A travel blog entry by rpfh1331

... at InterContinental DE LA VILLE ROMA HERE IS WHERE THE NIGHTMARE STARTS: SUNDAY AUGUST 2, 2009 my flight was delayed 6 hours in DC (WEATHER) DCA to JFK never left DC missed my connection callled airlines-they did not offer me flight until thursday Aug 6 ...

Back to LA, LA, United States travel blog

Back to LA

A travel blog entry by jimmyandvic

We loved San Francisco, we shopped, ate out in Jazz clubs, chilled out on Pier 49 had clam chowder and watched and laughed at hundreds of Sea Lions who are residents at the pier. We went to Alcatraz which was interesting, there was even a real life ...

Packing, packing and more packing..., Washington DC, United States travel blog

Packing, packing and more packing...

A travel blog entry by sjbee

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We spent the weekend packing, finalizing our itinerary and confirming all of our reservations. Can't wait to get on the plane and start our adventure! ...

Cheers for the upgrade!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Cheers for the upgrade!

A travel blog entry by tim_jac

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... 8230;…a bonus for the 5 hour flight! We landed in Baltimore at 530pm local time, boarded a bus that took us to the nearest Washington DC metro station and caught the train into the middle of the city. It was a few blocks walk from the station to The ...

Seeing some of the famous sites, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Seeing some of the famous sites

A travel blog entry by onighjoy

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... " for most of the day but we still had fun day strolling around and seeing some of the famous sites of DC which included the White House, Lincoln Memorial and Washington Monument. None of the sites were that impressive up close in real life but it was fun ...

I have arrived!, Washington DC, United States travel blog

I have arrived!

A travel blog entry by rebeccapenfold

... departure is not enough time to get a passenger to the gate..) I managed to (just about) catch my flight and have arrived in DC. BEST FLIGHT EVER. Top deck BA luxury. Hot towels, Bach concerto and champagne was just the welcome.  For those who have ...

Our departure to South Africa, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Our departure to South Africa

A travel blog entry by victorkubik

... Hopefully, our neglect of bringing the yellow fever certification won’t haunt us on this trip. The one hour plus flight to DC was uneventful.  But, the transit from the terminal where we arrived to the South African Airways plane was a maze of ...

Washington, DC, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington, DC

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

100421 Washington DC WASHINGTON, DC – After breaking away from Britain in 1776, United States had no capital for 13 years. The first was New York, a year later it was Philadelphia – there were 8 in all. President George Washington finally ...

Supreme Court, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Supreme Court

A travel blog entry by hms_travel

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Con't ... The Supreme Court was next. The four words on the façade of the Supreme Court were Equal Justice Under Law. We sat through a lecture in the Supreme Court Chambers. Mr. Nish had a nice sleep. We also went to the Potomic Park for Free ...

And so it begins!, Washington, United States travel blog

And so it begins!

A travel blog entry by naomifederman

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After a quick trip back to Toledo to see friends and fam, we're finally getting started! First stop is Washington DC to have a mosey around the US capital. We hit every monument known to man (our fav was the Lincoln Memorial), and ate the best pork tacos ...

Day 3-5 - New York to the Great Smokey Mountains, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Day 3-5 - New York to the Great Smokey Mountains

A travel blog entry by rolls

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... a motel for $45 a night. Result as I can park the car, get free internet and have a night swim in the pool. Day 4 - Washington DC and Blue Ridge Mountains "Onnnnnnnnn the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia..." Ok, let me get the weather out of the way. It's ...

Washington DC, Washington, United States travel blog

Washington DC

A travel blog entry by chris-barbara

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Sunday 7 Sept We're starting a 5 day culture tour of USA's capital. [this entry is being updated as I travel on an Internet enabled Super Greyhound Bus - how cool is that !] Monday 8 Sept Took a route march to The White House - quite a pretty ...

Washington DC - the best intersession, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington DC - the best intersession

A travel blog entry by bogna

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10 hours of driving by Rhys. Sonia drove us up to the traffic jam in NYC, and we got lost 30 miles before Washington; we missed Kaiser Chiefs concert, but nevermind. I had 3 hours sleep and we went to explore the city. To me Washington looked like 1 big ...

Washington, DC - Capitol & White House, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington, DC - Capitol & White House

A travel blog entry by hms_travel

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October 16 After breakfast, we drove into DC. We made good time so we were ahead of schedule. We went to the White House to take group pictures. We then went to Congressman Neil Abercrombie's office. He wasn't there but his staff was ready to take ...

We're Back Home! - PHOTOS, Washington DC, United States travel blog

We're Back Home! - PHOTOS

A travel blog entry by sjbee

Here is a link to a few select photos from our trip... https://plus.google.com/photos/111575694511615826135/albums/5896790223705876753?authkey=CNaSrMmbzdHoUw <3 s&j   ...

Soaking Up The Democracy, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Soaking Up The Democracy

A travel blog entry by jwatson

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Sota Sam and I hopped an Amtrak train to Washington, DC, after running a couple errands in the morning, marking the first time I've been on a train in the United States (other than a short ride on an elementary school field trip). We arrived in our ...

Wir haben Obama besucht, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Wir haben Obama besucht

A travel blog entry by mazze

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... Park ein kleines Päuschen gegönnt haben. Nach einer Stärkung ging die Parkrunde weiter. Vom Washington Monument aus wollten wir eigentlich den Sonnenuntergang anschauen, doch das hatte leider wegen Renovierung geschlossen. So haben wir ...

Nachtrag, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Nachtrag

A travel blog entry by larry87

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... New England Patriots.Da wir uns derzeit auf unserer nächsten Transferetappe (mit Amtrak, Fahrtzeit: ca. 11 Stunden) von Washington D.C. nach Savannah (Georgia) befinden, bietet sich ein Fazit unserer letzten Station an.Über die Stadt Washington gibt es ...

Dinner and Memorials, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Dinner and Memorials

A travel blog entry by hms_travel

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Con't Dinner was at the Silver Diner. The place was interesting because the booth had jukebox. We played music. The food was yummy. We tried to get our camp Elvis impersonators to sing with the music but they all had cold feet. Before returning to ...

Night at the Musuem, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Night at the Musuem

A travel blog entry by traveljedi

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... even if it's that American crap) and sausages). So at about 9.30am I left the hotel and set off to Nationals Park (Washington Nationals Baseball Stadium) for the stadium tour I'd booked the day before. After making my way through the 'slightly dodgy' area ...

Rocky Mountains south and the red rocks, Montana, United States travel blog

Rocky Mountains south and the red rocks

A travel blog entry by kinkajou50a

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Fierce weather, preceeding the tornado season on the Plains, caused us to turn south after leaving Yellowstone north. Out went Glacier National Park, almost closed through heavy inpenetrable snow, in came Rocky Mountian NP and a long drive back to Salt ...

Back in the USA, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Back in the USA

A travel blog entry by victorkubik

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... had previous contact with, but see only about once every so many years.  We were so encouraged by the growth of the United Church of God and we saw the good outcomes of LifeNets.  The people in South Africa appreciate having Beyond Today that ...

Angekommen in der Hauptstadt, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Angekommen in der Hauptstadt

A travel blog entry by larry87

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... . Mit dem bereits bekannten Megabus ging es in Richtung Hauptstadt der USA. Nach komfortablen viereinhalb Stunden kamen wir gutgelaunt in Washington D.C. an. Dort gab es dann erstmal eine kleine Überraschung... Noch an Kälte gewöhnt, hatten wir uns ...

Washington D.C. - Day 32, Washington DC, United States travel blog

Washington D.C. - Day 32

A travel blog entry by canadiansmiley

Another day of walking for me. I head out to the Mall area early morning. By 8am I was at the Washington monument. In order to get to the top of the monument you need to line up for free timed tickets early morning. I got mine for 3:30pm. I head out to ...

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