Tysons Corner Marriott
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... she began to look at the local listings and decided that she wanted the Brazilian Steakhouse... just not tonight. Tonight she wanted casual so she could stay in her stretchy pants and a T-Shirt. Hopping on Yelp I found two nearby greek joints and decided that either one could work.
15 minutes later it was decided that we would go to Coastal Flats, a semi-casual seafood restaurant in Tyson's Corner. Tyson's Corner is a very ...
... and the Wizard of Oz ruby slippers!
Rather impressive was the enormous American flag that was the original inspiration for the Star Spangled banner. http://amhistory.si.edu/starspangledban ner/making-the-flag.aspx
It's recently been moved into a temp/light controlled room, because, well, it's disintegrating and we all know it will freak out many Americans if it just disappeared ....
Anyway, we couldn't help ...
... gave us all headphones so that we could hear what he was saying. We saw many rooms and found out that each state gets to choose two statues of people to put in to the Capitol Building. We also got to go inside the top of the building and see the dome section. The dome is decorated with beautiful paintings. There was a painting on the ceiling of George Washington sitting next to Liberty ...
... on display to different cities in the past. Some people even took parts of the flag and even a star as a souvenir. It's a great tribute to our nation's colors. Very well done!
Then we went into an area in the museum which could be called Americana, but is entitled American Stories. It has artifacts from great and small events in American history. Let me give you a sample...in no particular order:
* A piece ...
... Shona is Scottish, is this a clue?) and I learned that with pure Malt, NEVER put ice cubes, but it is very important to give a little splash of just plain water "to free the flavor".
So, whoever reads this and likes pure Malt, now you know!
A magical day, and for me, a great honour to be invited to join a family for Thanksgiving.