Holiday Inn Express Camp Springs / Andrews AFB
Travel Blogs from Camp Springs
Sunday, June 3, 2012
Today is the first 'real day' of the NUEC tour; New York to New York via Philadelphia, Washington D.C., Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Niagra Falls, Albany and Boston.
Woke up before my alarm. Got organized and then ventured out in hunt of food. Caught up with a couple of the members of the tour and went to Starbucks …
... got here and checked into our hotel on the Jefferson Davis Highway in Arlington. We found dinner in a chain restaurant down the road which was packed to the rafters with bikers who were in town for the Memorial Day biker gang drive through. A nicer bunch of folks you could not wish to meet and Tess had a real good talk with a few of them about the different things they were singing and the work they do for charities. Today we headed to the monuments in ...
... to see if we could find a spot at the bar – I walked up to a young man and asked if the two seats next to him were taken – he said only one was available – but maybe it was my grey hair – he said that we needed the chairs more than him – and he offered his – this is one of those times that I didn’t object to being judged by my age and welcomed that stool. It turns out there were ...
... that, we walked across the street to tour the air and space museum. after having a really rushed lunch, where some people ate none, we headed over to the capitol for a tour. we saw the freedom statue that stood on the top of the capitol and its a woman. following, we went into a room containing statues and paintings. we also went to the library of congress which looked like it was completely made ...
... to hang out and i facetimed ryan with other friends while others worked out in the hotels small gym. after, everyone got to play a game. every room has to create a mummy on someone with only one toilet paper roll and somehow represent our trip on it. my friends and i laughed so much my face was red and couldnt breathe. of the wholetrip, that half an hour was the best time ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking