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Travel Blogs from Rockville
... Jefferson Memorial. It took us a few tries to get there, but we eventually did. The day was coming to a close when we arrived at the almost Roman looking structure of the Memorial and with lights shining on the building, it made it look so much more epic and grand looking. Inside we were greeted by a huge statue of Thomas Jefferson himself. Many of his quotes were written on the walls of the memorial and the place seemed to be entirely made of ...
... br> Memorable Moment # 5 – Pelourinho Nights
Sure, all my entries on Salvador mentioned the wonders of Pelourinho. It is a magical place that is hard to put into words. Words cannot capture the energy that vibrates beneath the cobblestone streets. Words cannot capture the sound of life…the heartbeat of a place not encapsulated in a body. Nor is it possible to wordsmith the syncopation of voices shouting, talking, ...
... Wednesday is yet another busy work day. I get back, spend 45 minutes on the exercise bike, then Helen and I meet the bunch at the fantastic Gillys. A couple of great craft beers later, we head off to "Silver Diner". We are queuing out the door, but one of our group insists on staying. There are kids everywhere as they are hosting some fund raising event. Great! We have yet another mediocre meal, but at least the kids were well behaved and the company is good. Small ...
... is only 69 square miles.
Anyways, I took some breathtaking pictures, so you guys should check them out below.
Lesson of the day: Washington D.C. doesn't always have street signs on every corner. This makes navigating by foot somewhat difficult. I think I finally have an idea of where I'm going now though, so when I venture out tomorrow...
Oh, who am I kidding? I'm totally going to get lost again.
Sleep well, everyone!
... if you're reading this! I'll be back to give Burdock(the pup) some loves) and headed down the mountain en route to the Appalachian Trail.
We hit Hot Springs, NC which is a main resupply stop for through hikers on the 2,000 mile AT. We got to talk to some through hikers and Nick and I both decided pretty quickly that our next adventure is going to be through hiking the PCT, from Mexico to Canada. Jump forward a day and ...
Other places to stay in Rockville
1750 Rockville Pike, Rockville | 4 star hotelfrom $96
5701 Marinelli Rd, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $99
1380 Piccard Dr, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $102
16001 Shady Grove Road, Rockville | 2 star hotelfrom $86
1251 West Montgomery Avenue, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $97
920 King Farm Blvd, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $90
3 Research Court, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $86
1775 Rockville Pike, Rockville | 4 star hotelfrom $112
2500 Research Boulevard, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $91
2621 Research Boulevard, Rockville | 2 star hotelfrom $107
2 Research Ct, Rockville | 2 star hotelfrom $101
11410 Rockville Pike, Rockville | Hotelfrom $69
14975 Shady Grove Road, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $100
14975 Shady Grove Road, Rockville | 3 star hotelfrom $115