Holiday Inn Express Reston Herndon-Dulles Airport
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... Obama wasn't home, we had to get our own dinner... And here we were thinking he'd be home waiting to greet us... Think again... So a Tex-Mex restaurant it was! And it was good. Now it's time to hit the pillow. We've been awake for nearly 24hrs... I think a bit of sleep would not hurt us. Time to select our OFF button and power-up for a 1st full day on USA soil. It feels like the realisation of actually being here hasn't quite hit me yet. Somebody kick me! Sleep tight y'all! Ann (and ...
... Today we got up to have breakfast around 8.30 and I finally got to have a bowl of my much coveted favourite cereal Lucky Charms!! With soy (soya) milk which actually tastes nice in America! Joseph our Trek leader handed out some free maps he had managed to get hold of and circled all the good places to got in the city so we could do our own thing once we got there. We got dropped off at the Jefferson memorial, which looks a lot like it's modelled on the pantheon, then we ...
Well, Washington D.C., you've been great. My poor, blistered feet are testament to that! I've walked the length of the national mall more than once, walked miles of museums and witnessed the patriotic spirit the US is known for.
I left New York on the train at 9am Saturday morning and watched the countryside slide by me, passing through Philadelphia and Baltimore (very rough looking) before arriving in DC around lunchtime. It was pretty humid ...
... everywhere saying "stay in vehicle, do NOT back up!" Our reason for coming back to Washington was so we could visit the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum out by the airport. It was well worth the trip. Alan was like a big kid heading straight for the Lockheed SR71 Blackbird (aka Jetfire in Transformers 2 which was filmed here.) He loved all the military planes like the F14 Tomcat (Top Gun) and the Joint Strike Fighter. I preferred the ...
All the internet needs is another blog.... I'm sorry. It's honestly for myself to keep track of all my trips in one place. Hopefully this site proves to be a pretty good vehicle for that. This entry is more a test than anything. Security and checking in went smooth, hopefully the rest of the trip does too. ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center