Comfort Inn Dahlgren
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... I kept walking into the room halfway through their spiel. At one point I kind of cut around other people so I knew I'd be at the front of each group and therefore the start of each spiel. I'm sneaky, I know.
The mansion itself was gorgeous. It was smaller than I thought it would be, but was of course very large by colonial standards. What caught me by surprise were the bright colors of each room. You think colonial landmark and assume that they're using ...
... green tomatoes it made for a complete Virginia style "vegetarian meal".
We then walked down to the farm area and through the gardens some more. Washington considered himself a farmer above all. He was progressive in his farming methods and ideas, using 7 year crop rotations, growing seeds for next year, harvesting herring from the Potomac (1.5 million each year), raising sheep and pigs, wheat, corn, etc.
Lastly we toured the museum with artifacts ...
... dinner with friends. That is a part of history that not everyone gets to enjoy.
Descending from the mansion area toward the pier, we stopped to pay our respects at the Washington crypt. It is both eerie and fascinating.
A little farther below the crypt is the monument to the slaves. I had not viewed the monument on my previous visit. I am not sure what I was expecting, but I found it to be a ...
... me! Geez!!!
Eventually made it up to Woodbridge, VA. Holiday Inn Express. Sat at a bar blogging and having a beer. Now that's what I call the perfect ending to a perfect day!!!
Tomorrow, my favorite President....Washington's Mount Vernon, plus Arlington (two Presidents there) and Woodrow Wilson's grave! Hope tomorrow is as good as today!
Stay safe my friends!
... threw her bag on the scale and as we spied the weight, we noticed she was .8kg over the limit (23kg). The man checking the bags in was busy stamping, scanning and looking at the computer screen, I’m not quite sure he noticed that her bag was overweight and it went through with no problem. I threw my bag up next and looked at the scale. Surprisingly, I landed right under the weight limit: 22.4kg! Score!
After making it through security, a stop ...