Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alexandria-Fort Belvoir
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... Washington served as President of the Continental Congress and then was elected to two terms as President of the United States. Mount Vernon was handed down a couple of generations but then fell into disrepair. A group of ladies (The Ladies of Mount Vernon) banded together and raised enough money to buy Mount Vernon from President Washington's great grandson. They have restored and maintained it much like it was when ...
Well, I just thought I would check in since it's been awhile. We are now 3 weeks out from our sailing from Civitevecchia, and just over 2 weeks away from our departure from Rome. To say that the excitement level is increasing is an understatement!!
As far as cruise preparations are going, I’ve done what I think will be the final shopping (online), ...
... more quickly. I let Brandi know and we started looking for truck stops. We even pulled off at one gas station only to find that while I could get in......I wouldn’t have been able to get out. The whole vertical vs. horizontal pump dilemma. You would never think of it when your an ant......but as an inchworm it makes all the difference. Well the iGPS makes a great iInternet tool and Brandi searched for the nearest truck stop. There ...
Today we left Chicago and headed to Washington.
While Danielle and the girls checked in and went to the gate, I was able to duck out to DHL to send a couple of bags of shopping and a box home. Thanks Stuart!
But we couldn't get directly from Chicago to Washington, so we had to fly to Philadelphia first.
But it was only a 15minute change over. Then on the plane to Washington for ...
... made our way around to the FDR Memorial and the Gardens which was really a cool place to hang out and just meditate on the words or people watch. It's amazing all of these historical sites have places where you can just sit down and take in and enjoy all that is around you. You are transformed back into history. We then proceeded to the Dr. King Memorial which was totally awesome. This magnificent statute makes you ...
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