Comfort Inn Arlington Boulevard
Travel Blogs from Falls Church
... we didn't feel like walking all over the National Mall. We got back on the metro and headed to Union Station to check out the stores. The stores didn't seem particularly interesting. Just your usual mall fare, but the food selection was really good. I'm probably going to end up 20 pounds heavier by the end of this trip! The food has been great in DC. At Union Station I got falafel at Acropolis and it was unlike any falafel I've had before. Then for ...
... The weather started to get really warm and sunny by the time we got there! It was glorious! We saw the pandas, elephants, lions, tigers, cheetahs, sea lions and loooooads more! It was an amazing zoo, considering it was free entry! I was thirsty after a while so we went to a vending machine to get something. I wanted cherry cola, but that machine ate a dollar and gave me nothing! So we tried another machine, aiming for coke, we got ...
... Felt like 30 degrees at best. It took a few extra turns for our bus driver to find our hotel. Now we are checked into our hotel accommodations and they should work pretty well. Tonight and the next two are here at this Spring Hill Suites. We have two beds and a pull out couch for Jack. Time for some sleep - tomorrow is sure to be a long and busy day. Good ...
... shuttle and headed to the Tomb of the Unknowns, but we had a bit of time before the changing of the guard so we had a look at the Space Shuttle Memorials for Challenger and Columbia. In summer every half an hour, the guards ceremonially change shifts which makes a change from slowly walking back and forth and clicking their heels together. An officer announced that it would be a silent ceremony and for everyone to stand up ...
... be able to carry on from Baltimore in the evening.
After breakfast, I headed out to the Metro to ride over to Union Square to pick up a rental car. I have to say, we had great weather for sight seeing. Most of last week was in the 60s, but when the breeze picked up early or late, it got kind of chilly, at least without a coat. By the weekend, it had warmed up into the 70s and low 80s (definitely shorts-weather time), and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking