Residence Inn Bethesda Downtown
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... the freedom but in many ways the freedom is just superficial. Underneath it all, owning a business means you live and breathe the business, you never really go home. I even dream of work and wake up thinking "$#@! Can't I get a moment to myself?!" I look forward to finding where I can join a group or like minded, hardworking, ORGANIZED, animal care specialists.
Getting in touch with friends back here is MD has been so great. I feel young again in a way and I ...
... would have to miss this as we had other plans! We stopped back at Merchant's Square to drop into the William and Mary college bookstore and pick up some coffee and scones for our trip back to Washington D.C.
We allowed plenty of time to weave our way through D.C. and park at the Washington National Cathedral. We arrived well before the 4:00 evensong service so we toured ...
We got a late start so we missed the morning rush. We arrived at the Air, Sea and Space Museum around 10 am. My first thought was WOW!
About three hours in and two exhibits later, my second thought was I am never going to get Rick out of here!
Despite having gone to bed around midnight, the four of us woke up fairly early, got showered and dressed, downed our Venti coffees, ate biscottis and pumpkin bread, and were on the way to the Newseum by half past eight. Along the way, we couldn't help but notice the utter lack of winter - light green and purple cabbage-y plants interspersed with delicate but still-blooming flowers (I noted pansies and roses) seemed the ornamentation ...
... into the ghettos. Entry to the main exhibits was via a timed ticket but we didn’t have to wait too long. As we went in, everyone picked up an ID card of someone from the era to follow through the museum – a good way of personalising something so difficult. There were lots of items from the Auschwitz Museum including a railroad car, some beds, luggage and shoes. A tower of photographs showed families affected by the Holocaust. I found the Hollerith machines ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center