The Jefferson, Washington DC
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I arrived in Washington DC this morning after a three and a half hour train journey from New York. As soon as I arrived I dropped my bags of at the The Jefferson Hotel and headed straight to the Washington DC monument, it is the world's tallest stone structure, standing at 169.294m. It shaped like an egyptian style obelisk. The statue was built in …
Well after a big cooked breakfast at the very old Jefferson Hotel. We wandered to the must see place in town...The White House!! Unfortunately the President was too busy trying to sort out the war in Iraq so we didn't get to see him but we got some good photos outside his big house! There was lots of police security and scary looking men with guns …
... the scenic route obviously ! As we were walking along a wasp came into mags' path so... Obviously she jumped away! All of a sudden this loud hoonnnnkkkkkk! From A massive 4 by 4 this lady was speeding along this small road and was not impressed, instead of driving a long she thought it would be a good idea to stop and shout at Maighread : " that was the absolute stupidest thing you have ever done! I could call the cops" after apologising a thousand times (we were both ...
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I am very thankful for our orientation in D.C. For me personally especially, these last few weeks have been crazy and I was packing until the last minute. Orientation offered me a chance to stop and breathe, which was much appreciated before officially leaving the country.
On Sunday night, the day we arrived in D.C., we had dinner and a little, informal orientation. I should also mention that our orientation consisted of ...
... was 25 -26 degrees Celsius. Once I arrived I went to store my luggage at my hostel (it cost $4 to do so, which I wasn't impressed by at all the other places it has been complimentary. Anyway, not letting that spoil my day I walked passed the White House and onward to the meeting point for my Segway tour. I have wanted to ride a Segway for sometime now, essentially since Gob from Arrested Development appeared on my screen ...
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