Residence Inn Alexandria Old Town South at Carlyle
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Back home where we booked almost the last of our trip to Vancouver, we have made it to Seattle but we just can't get over the border yet, we know how we want to go but we keep getting thrown out of the web site, we will just keep trying. We booked a tour from San Francisco to The Grand Canyon, Death Valley and Las Vegas for 4 days after Christmas which we are looking forward to.
As I ...
... back of a Camp America type thing. I headed back out to find a bar showing the Washington Redskins pre-season football game. The street I'm on is supposedly the main strip on this side of town. It is an eclectic mix of classy bars, downbeat pubs and regular shops hidden behind metal bars and anti burglary devices. Quite a few places were showing the game without sound, but I managed to find a place that had the full works. Not quite the atmosphere I ...
... the First Lady has her office with the secret service and the West wing is where the Oval Office is located. After that we were dropped off at the mall at 12.30pm where we were let loose for the afternoon until 5.00pm when we will be picked up again. We went to the Natural Museum part of the Smithsonian, we had some lunch there and split our time between the Museum of Flight and Space. The Museum of Natural History is massive. It had been a long morning, so we headed downstairs ...
So we spent half the day at what we thought was the White House - it was a large white house in Washington - what were we meant to think?! Well, we were at the U.S Capitol - and now we have to actually go visit the White House tomorrow. To say that we feel like idiots is really an understatement but it is very funny. We walked all day, Washington is very clean very pretty and very friendly. It rained all morning - fun with backpacks - and was scorching hot all day with no breeze. ...
... of the history of Quebec to help them understand the '’complexity’’ of Canada. LOL! They were also curious to know if it really is dangerous to drive during the winter with the snow. I answered that our rate of car accident is the higgest in Canada... Hihihi :)
Then, I will probably return to this conversation group because I met new people and want to learn more about their cultures. :)
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