Oakwood at Gates of McLean
Travel Blogs from McLean
... fourth grade student’s dad! We met with Todd Womack for a few minutes and discussed all the places we have been on our trip, what the next few days still held for us, and heard about a few things that we would be doing that day on our tour. Mr. Womack did tell us an interesting fact about the Capital while we were waiting. The Capital underwent lots of structural damage during the earthquake that struck D.C. The building is currently repairing ...
... apartment before the workers arrived, headed down by Ford's theater were Lincoln was shot. There were loads of school trips arriving so didn't bother going inside. We had a few hours to kill before we had to catch the train back, went to the nearest cinema and watched the knew Hunger Games which was alright and kept us from freezing outside. Paul's aunt Edna was in town so we went for dinner with her before we left, It was the first time I'd had Afghanistan food, I ...
We arrived at the National Airport around 8:40 pm local time. The flight from Vegas was just over 4 hours and long. We were greeted warmly by Malakeh and Dariush and drives to Potomac Maryland. As the time changed we didn't sleep till 1 am. It was great to see Oormazd after 25 years. He was very kind to show us down town DC including the Congress, the botanical garden and the Georgetown area including Georgetown University. We had a lovely lunch at ...
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 ...
... daughter Jennifer, son-in-law Patrick, and granddaughters Emily, Alexandra, and Lydia. We had a lovely visit for an hour and a half or so, sharing pictures, reminiscing and generally catching up on each other's lives. Donna and I were the only girl cousins growing up and had been pretty close in our younger days. I was so happy to reconnect with her! When we left, Jennifer had packed ...
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 $200
- 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