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... was in the same outing club with Ben.
We didn't realize that we were coming into DC on the very day of elections, which would explain why all the hotels were booked. Luckily we were able to find one hotel with a room available nearby Amy's place.
We had some time the following day before heading up to Gettysburg, so we visited the Library of Congress. While walking to the library, we saw the capitol was ...
... off everywhere, it's like a paparazzi event, I look to my right and through a high fence and there it is Mr Presidents abode. I was somewhat disappointed as you are only able to see a very small section of it. I join the rest of the crowd and become trigger happy with my camera, getting the few shots that I can. Next we head to Lincoln Memorial skirting past the Washington monument. The is crowds of people all flocking in the same direction. As we get closer it gets eve ...
... and TV ... which, while interesting, didn't have a lot of pictureable things either.
I was limited (as I was in New York, obviously) by the fact that I didn't have a car ... which you really didn't need in DC, the Hotel I was staying at was literally a 3 minute walk from a Bus Stop where an airconditioned bus (two different routes) took you direct to the Museum area ... and I made lots of use of it!
... Oddly mesmerizing and a great take on British eccentricity, beautiful landscape and a poetry of movement, birds and other, nature/culture.And lastly their superb Sculpture Garden with works by so many great artists mostly 20 thC, much of it known to me- several Henry Moore's and great Rodins's- Balzac, The Burghers of Calais and others, Marino Marini, de Kooning( absolutely a 3D version of his abstracted figurative paintings),Mexican sculptor Francisco ...
... while we went for a walk and found ourselves at the Verizon centre- where there happened to be a NBA game on, Washington wizards vs Brooklyn nets, with nothing else planned we went in and got some tickets, not the best, actually second last row but it was still great! It was a very exciting game and the wizards won which was a bonus, the energy is just amazing after the game and we walked back to the hotel for some well needed ...