Quality Inn Mount Vernon
Travel Blogs from Alexandria
... about any of those places I'd love to hear them. I officially leave on Friday from JFK so I at least have a few more days to work on my suitcase...lol. Definitely, pushing those limits still right now ;) I'll be in touch though here and also via e-mail and Facebook. And yes, I will also be posting pictures. So signing off for now, I love you all and I'll post again when I get there.
... and culture, nestled into the scenically beautiful backdrop of Virginia. I hate to come over all Michael Palin like, because generally I'd pay more attention to a towns drinking establishments, but dc certainly was a literal breath of fresh air from the hustle of New York.
Enough of that. Down to the drinking. After walking the equivalent of the London marathon to see the White ...
... to Alexandria along the Interstate Highway 95, the I-95. The drive went through five states, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland as well as Washington DC before reaching Alexandria in Virginia.
I will admit to being a bit apprehensive about this drive before I lef,t as it is a long way to drive at speed on the wrong side of the road, especially in bad weather. However my good fortune continued, the day was fine and ...
... because they ran out of money. And they had stop for a few years, then keep going, but they used different rocks, so it changes colour half way up.
5) Nothing is allowed to be built higher then 12 stories because it is not allowed to be taller than the statue of Freedom on top of the US Capitol ("Nothing can be higher than Freedom")
I hope you've learned something - I did.
... up sitting at the end of the harbor watching the sunset - what a way to end the day. There was a free movie at the harbor and lots of people sitting around eating, drinking and enjoying the end of the day - perfect. We then stopped in at the Thai Pavilion for some dinner and called it a day. Now time to get ready for tomorrow. We will head to the famous Ben's Chili bowl and the Zoo and call it the end of a great ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed