Candlewood Suites Fairfax
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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Washington is unique among American cities in having been laid out on a master plan by architect Pierre Charles L'Enfant and like only a few other cities in the world. Haussmann redesigned Paris in a grand way, but that involved destroying a great deal of what was already there. Washington was started from scratch like Brasilia and Canberra, neither of which I suspect are quite so grand (although I have not seen them). Washington’s great boulevards are named after states, such ...
... the weather was not that hot, allowing us to be comfortable outside. When it's hot in the summer here, it's typically also very humid, which is not enticing to go schlepping around with the kids.
Nice early start this morning. We were on the shuttle to JFK at 6.30am. Only a slight delay while they switched planes and we arrived at out hotel for 1.30. Our final hotel is lovely. We have a really large room, with a gorgeous marble bathroom. The shower even has a 'special head' positioned so it can clean your downstairs areas! We decided to ...
... Statuary Hall. Lunch was next on the agenda, and we were hunting for a specific outfit - on our last night in New York Belinda had been pining for a Peanut Butter milkshake, so after a bit of googling we came across a place never to be forgotten - Shake Shack. They did superb burgers as well, and when Belinda saw it was a chain that was in D.C. as well, it had to be done. A few km's later (probably good it was such a long ...
... juice and coffee. There was also yoghurt and cereal if we wished. So cheap. Once again it was really difficult to find a radio station that was not country. We stopped for morning coffee at a "service plaza". These places have "gas" and food. We had Starbucks - 2 bagels and 2 coffees for $7. We had a pretty good run until lunch time. Stopped for lunch at a Western Sizzlen restaurant that played country music. It was something out of a tv ...