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 …
... We got on the road aroud 9 and after a few pit stops we arrived in Washington around 3:30pm.
We got a chance to unpack and hang out until we went to dinner at 6. At the diner we went to we got POP CORN as an entre!! AND GET THIS when it says burger and chips, unless is says fries, chips mean crisps!! Like ones in a packet! Like smiths crisps! How random.
After dinner for walked around for about 2 hours checking out the Washington monument, ...
... to hit a museum and get to our bike tour by 2:30. That left us around 3:30 hours to wander. We headed towards the National Mall, aka the Monument, and found the Smithsonian Castle. There is lots of construction going on including renovation of the lawn of the Mall. The castle is the original building of the Smithsonian and houses the crypt of Dr. Smithson who’s donation of 500,000 dollars back in the 1800’s was the seed money for now the ...
... switched on though and we got through all the paper work we needed to until we could hit the road.
Our group was not very diverse, but diverse enough. There were 3 girls from Korea, 3 girls and 1 guy from England and 2 girls and 2 guys (including myself) from Australia. Always great to make even more friends from around the world and always great to meet more Australians.
We loaded up the ...
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