Red Roof PLUS+ Washington, D.C. - Alexandria
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... Now, however, it houses 50 or so very accomplished artists who each have smallish spaces where they display and sell their work. Their space also serves as studio space so most are busy "creating" as people come and go.
Back to home for an afternoon of crossword puzzles, chit chat, dinner and trying to figure out if the snowstorm was going to mess up the commute into town tomorrow. Maybe not.
... We made it to Arlington which was THE number one place we both wanted to see. Amazing! It goes on for miles! Marker after marker of soldiers and their spouses. The soldiers name is often seen on one side, the spouses name on the other.
We went and paid our respects to the Kennedy's, then headed to the Tomb of the Unknown.
We were there for the changing of the guards, the placing of the wreath by wheelchair bound old vets, and the playing of ...
... blueberry muffin) by 9:45.
And then I went back to bed.
I know what you guys are thinking. How could I possibly go back to sleep when there was Washington D.C. to explore? The answer to that is simple. I did it because I could. At the moment, I have no responsibilities and I have no concrete plans. It’s great. So, yes, I did go back to bed, and it was awesome.
An hour or two later, I woke up again and realized that ...
... of South America so just the right person to give me lots of crazy ideas!
We start off with an amble around the Baltimore inner harbour to drink gluhwein at the German christmas market (are there any Germans left in Germany over Christmas?? They seem to be able to run markets on every continent all with the same wooden huts, freaky nutcracker statues and delicious hot spiced wine) and apparently the cold has chased away the "thugs" as the waterfront has been ...
... were in here a thunder storm comes in and it is raining when we get out. So we bike through the rain to the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts which is a HUGE building with multiple venues. We ride up on our bikes soaking wet and ask the doorman (who is escorting people in suits and long dresses from limos) where the FREE CONCERT is! Turns out THEY are going to the Opera and yes we get some funny looks! The concert we see is a ...