Comfort Inn Gunston Corner
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... and after our fifth bagel breakfast in a row (something else I could never get enough of), we packed our now slightly bigger bags and hopped into the fiat. After the buzzing city vibes of Saturday, a trip to the calm seaside of Cape Cod was more than welcome! We drove along the coastline and enjoyed the breathtaking views of historic towns along the Atlantic Ocean. We ate our Subway lunch on the beach in a town called Sandwich and then drove on to the outermost top of the cape to ...
... headstones is an experience not easily forgotten, as was the wreath laying ceremony we saw at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. The cemetery is also the final resting place of JFK. The exploring continued and now it was a taxi to Georgetown for a look around before heading to U street back in Washington for dinner. This street is well known for its food and bars and we had easily our best meal here. Small Tapas style and a great atmosphere. An amazing first day in ...
Whenever we travel, we usually bring a picture of Buddy - our old cat that passed away three years ago. We have decided to add a couple more travelers with us. Instead of Flat Stanley's, we have Flat Bill and Ada's. Since they don't leave the compound much, we will bring them with us and have the experience the wonders that we see every ...
... sardine sandwiches on the bus! But we only had a few stops before we hit our first - The American Indian Museum - this was incredible. We spent hours here - a lot more than we thought (which put us 'behind' a little), an incredible spot. Next was The Natural History Museum - again what a place. You could spend 2/3 days in each of these and still not see everything. Felt bad that we didn't do them justice, but saw what we really, really wanted but ...
... for those generally uninterested in these sort of things....the Space Shuttle Challenger which was recently retired after successfully completing 39 trips into space. Absolutely fascinating to actually be standing under the tiled surface which had withstood various firey re-entries into the earth's atmosphere!
After we were finally able to drag Mark away we headed back to ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
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