Extended Stay America - Washington, D.C. - Alexandria - Eisenhower Ave.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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This morning went to Mt Vernon, the home of George and Martha Washington, the first President and first First Lady of the United States. We had to catch two trains and a bus to get there and although it is only 16 miles from Washington, like Arlington National Cemetery, it is in the state of Virginia. The house is made of pine but made to look like stone using a technique where the pine logs are beveled to replicate the shape of stone blocks. The wood is then ...
... lead and, when not at work, also held by the ear! The dog had a wild cold look in its eye and certainly was not to be approached by anyone except his policeman with whom he spent 24 hrs per day. The heavy dude was perfectly pleasant once engaged in this way so I asked him what his purpose was, could it be drug drops or some such. Oh no says he, it's for explosives! Well there you have it and none of us want to be at risk so we felt slightly more benevolently about him! Or is it ...
... an adrenaline type sport, traveling solo has a certain kind of appeal that almost resembles an addiction. The liberating feeling of being free upstages the loneliness and safety issues. The lure of braving the unknown overpowers any forms of fear that solo traveling presents. In many ways, it is the ultimate challenge for us, humans. In our daily lives, we are surrounded by people 99% of the time. Even at home, ...
... when one is sitting and playing at a black jack table. The dealer shuffles the deck and draws a face card and you get stuck with a five or six showing. Never fun odds. You know you have to hit, because you know that stupid dealer has another face card not showing. In the end you can get lucky and hit a twenty one but a lot of the times you get stuck holding 25 or 26. So not feeling like getting stuck with a 26 in a game of "when should I get ...
Today started with a brief shower but it soon disappeared as we boarded the Big Red double decker bus ready to explore Washington DC. This morning we took the red loop which travelled the attractions of the National Mall area and Union Station. Some of the sights we passed included the Smithsonian Museums, Thomas Jefferson Memorial and the Lincoln Memorial.
We decided to spend time at the Lincoln Memorial and the ...