Oakwood at Gates of McLean
Travel Blogs from McLean
... due to tiredness and time restrictions). After the Memorial we made our way to Metro Central shopping centre and into Macy's. Bought some really cheap Tommy Hilfiger shirts and shorts and shoes. I mean $$ cheap not cheap cheap. Came back to hotel early afternoon to rearrange suitcases for our Amtrak train trip to New York tomorrow. Early dinner tonight (Indian) very very hot. Back to hotel and nightcap (you know a scotch and red wine). Shower and bed ready for ...
... visited a little of the war exhibit and we ventured briefly into the Culture and Food one (Craig only did because my eyes almost popped out of my head at the thought of seeing Julia Child’s kitchen) and we also saw the Pop culture exhibit so I could get a picture with Dorothy’s original Ruby Slippers. (They were soooo cool momma!)
Some of the kiddos had the opportunity to Skype into the “family meeting” for the whole 7th ...
It seams very strange that it is the 23 rd here and we have another shopping day before Christmas Eve. Tomorrow is your Christmas Eve and by i guess you are all gearing up for the big day. We have done plenty of eating and drinking red wine. Yesterdays wine was called Fat *******, which is what we will all ...
... Osama bin Laden" - some fairly comprehensive barriers. Next stop was the library of congress, which is a really fantastic building (think dwarven city of dwarrodelf but kitted out in gold and green and inscribed by someone with a penchant for literature and philosophy). It must be a pretty kick-ass place to revise.
I took a brief spell in the natural history museum before coming to the conclusion that I'd rather see elephants in real life, and promptly got ...
Our flight boards at about 10:45 PM, which means we'll be flying through the night and arriving in Istanbul, Turkey at 16:40 their time (4:40 PM for all you American readers). We will then fly to Athens arriving at 20:50 (8:50 PM) Tuesday night. We'll hit the ground running - there will be no recovery time from jet lag. My dad has done an excellent job of planning the trip, and my parents ...
Other places to stay in McLean
1960 Chain Bridge Road, McLean | 3 star hotelfrom $86
7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean | 4 star hotelfrom $97
1700 Tysons Blvd, McLean | 4 star hotelfrom $114
- Stay at the Ritz Pentagon City instead!!!
- There's no place like home...
- Fabulous, except for ONE thing.......:(
8401 Westpark Dr, McLean | Hotelfrom $89
1960-A Chain Bridge Road, McLean | 3 star hotelfrom $77
6845 Old Dominion Dr, McLean | 2 star hotelfrom $111