Olde Towne Inn
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... m sure focus groups were held and a marketing firm suggested the new town name "Appomattox Court House" to confuse generations of future high school students.
We parked Old Blue and went to the Visitor’s Center. Mark struck up a conversation with one of the volunteers, a charming, older gentlemen who was enthused about the site. A tour gathered and we were pulled in to tour the McLean House. The guide recounted the events leading up to April ...
... lot of trails at Manassas along with interpretive displays but less in the way of monuments and historical remains than at some of the other battlefields.
I know the Manassas area well since lived there for about 18 months while working my first post-college job in DC area. Why did I live in Manassas, so far away from work and Washington activities? I'm not sure, but it would probably make it to the Top 10 on the list of dumbest things I’ve ever done. ...
... their families, who had been brought to D.C. on Honor flights (volunteer organizations are flying the veterans in to view their memorial and other sites). We engaged in conversation with one of the veterans, Kurt Christensen, a 90-year old U.S. Navy sailor from Utah, who had fought in the Pacific. He was part of a radar unit called CIC (Communication Intelligence Center) aboard a ship off the coast ...
... for you, fight for what matters). We had a small cup to share but its was microscopic compared to the true US portions.
Finally, we took a twilight Potomac river cruise. It gave us a different view of the city and monuments. But the photos weren't so good. Too dark and on a moving boat.
Well thats a 14 hour day. completely shagged when we go back to hotel.
After some history we were off to stand in front of the Capitol which is pretty cool. There is a reflection lake in front of it which was frozen solid and Luke had a great time climbing down there to try and crack the ice with his heel... He was unsuccessful. I was stressed waiting for someone from the National Guard to arrest us!
After that excitement we were cold and tired and sick of walking but finally found a Taco Bell! I forgot to mention that ...