Oakwood at Gates of McLean
Travel Blogs from McLean
... Jnr. This was a very cool memorial as he was carved out of stone with a quite on the side: "out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope". We then made it around to the World War II Memorial which was quite a nice memorial that surrounded a big fountain. We were then making our way to a bike stand so we could walk around the reflecting pool and Lincoln Memorial but it started pouring down and we got absolutely soaked so we ended up walking ...
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 ...
... day exploring and meeting new people. We also got to check out the Jefferson Memorial and the Roosevelt Museum. Or final stop was to the WWII memorial, Lincoln Memorial, and MLK Memorial. Finally, a group of us walked up to Georgetown and had dinner then went ...
... off shortly, I decided to take my vitamins and sleeping pills. I decided to man up and complete this complicated task without water, which caused the pills to stay lodged in my throat for the entire time on the ground. Every time I violently pressed my flight attendant button, they just turned it off.
More travel fun continued on the next entry.
... connections between the Cherry Blossoms and the Japanese Samurai tradition. The Cherry Blossom is the traditional symbol of the Japanese warrior caste of the 16th century, a symbol indicating that the warrior's life is ...
Other places to stay in McLean
1960 Chain Bridge Road, McLean | 3 star hotelfrom $73
7920 Jones Branch Drive, McLean | 4 star hotelfrom $108
1700 Tysons Blvd, McLean | 4 star hotelfrom $197
- Stay at the Ritz Pentagon City instead!!!
- There's no place like home...
- Fabulous, except for ONE thing.......:(
8401 Westpark Dr, McLean | Hotelfrom $96
1960-A Chain Bridge Road, McLean | 3 star hotelfrom $73
6845 Old Dominion Dr, McLean | 2 star hotelfrom $112