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... was calling our names so we made our way back to the hostel for some yummy food and an early night as we had an action packed day ahead of us. We woke up, made our sandwiches, packed our day bags, our usual routine and headed off to see the capital! We had downloaded the Washington DC app on our phone and we had a free do it yourself walking tour on there, pretty much same as Boston so we chose to do that. We mixed it up since Boston as I was now in charge of taking photos and Colm ...
... and charity toward all", conveying his sentiments to a nation stung by our terrible Civil War.
Iwo Jima memorial recalls in bronze the raising of the American flag after a 36 day battle to capture that island and claim ownership of its valuable landing strip. Number of U.S. Marines lost in that one battle – 7000.
There is a touching memorial to the women nurses ...
... the American History Museum. The next day we went to the Air & Space Museum (tho we are a tad Air & Spaced out after already being at the Flight museum in Seattlle & the Kennedy Space Centre!!).
That night we found a local sports bar to watch Game 1 of the Ice Hockey finals. We wore our jerseys and cheered on the Blackhawks. They won that game but have since lost games 2 & 3.
Our last full day in DC ...
... paradise. The national Capitol occupies a 10 square mile space crammed full of fantastic buildings, museums and galleries, parks and gardens, wide boulevards and green spaces and funky neighbourhoods overloaded with cafes, bars, restaurants and shops. Two weeks would have been a more realistic timeframe to achieve more than simply scratch the surface of this iconic city, which is all we managed.
On the advice of Phil, our knowledgeable ...
... She also said that the house served as a destination for soldiers suffering for PTSD. For reasons unknown, the eclectic building has helped many soldiers sleep at night. I found this ironic, because I felt that the building was almost over-stimulating!
We spent a couple of hours surveying the house, champagne in hand. We were dead-set on finding a bunch of hidden doors, but in the end, we only found 5 of 70. The owner said that finding 2 was above average. Within our search ...
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