Holiday Inn Dumfries - Quantico Center
Travel Blogs from Dumfries
... These were not real witches. I tried to explain to mother that paganism including witchcraft has been around before Christianity, and that it has been religious leaders who put fear into the people’s heart. It was if she was not listening during the tours. "I’m tired of hearing about witches" she said.
The tour I really wanted her to go on because it would explain everything I have been trying to explain, but she is ...
... all going on to a favella party this evening, I passed on this, as it would be going onto the small hours and I really needed to catch up on some sleep, so left them and went to my room (It was 9PM)
I got a shock, these 3 'party animals’ in my room had gone to bed, so I had to creep about getting on the top bunk (so much for all the talk they gave me earlier about how much they liked to party, these aren’t on my trip, glad to say)
... Still, it's good for some fun every now and again. From the bright lights and windy beaches of Atlantic City we headed to Philadelphia. I'd love to say we headed there for the art and culture, but to be honest it was to fulfil a lifelong dream of running up the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, just like Rocky. Mission completed we sheepishly wandered into the museum itself and took in some art and culture. Filled with art and culture, and acing had a ...
... so I have their names.
As we walked on the street at around 6 PM, the temperature had started to come down. We’re bundled up and Harvey commented how fortunate we are. Just at that time, we noticed that homeless men were staking out their territory for the evening. Some over metro vents where warm air was circulating. There was one man who was lying down on his back with the palms of his hands together in ...
... walking toward them. I waved eagerly when I saw them from a distance and as soon as my host mom saw me she started running to greet me. I was afraid that she would trip and fall and so I caught her in my arms and we cried as we held each other for the first time in over a decade and a half. As I said, very emotional. Could have made for great reality television!
My host family spent two days introducing me to DC and Virginia, touring ...
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- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center