Sleep Inn, Potomac Mills
Travel Blogs from Woodbridge
... Declaration of Independance. Security guards were a pain! It was getting a bit late and we thought we could see Capitol Hill but who we got there it was too late 4.30pm and guards barricaded the whole area and told us to move on - no-one was allowed in the area. There were also quite a few cars there. Pretty tired so we went back to the hotel for dinner. Back to the hotel for a rest and happy ...
... us well informed and entertained. Visited the aerospace museum which is packed full of great things. We were there for a couple of hours and saw all the main attractions but one could spend a week there and still not take in all the details. Behind the museum was an out of this world Maccas which Mitchell, in particular, was very fascinated in. We hung out and had dinner at the Union train station. Sounds boring but it wasn't. As well as a ...
... great guided tour by the lady through the museum which had many Madison artifacts, as well as many of his possibly more famous wife, Dolly Madison. She even explained where the County and City of Orange got its name...not from the fruit, but from the Royal House of Netherlands. Great little local museum.
Then I headed out to Madison's home. He called it Montpelier (Mount of the Pilgrims). Madison was also a "gentleman farmer," ...
... with hot showers but no hook-ups. Woke up early this morning to light rain & they were forecasting thunderstorms for the afternoon so we were a bit unsure whether to go in today or not but by the time we had our breakfast it had cleared a bit so decided to head in. We were glad we did as it turned out to be a really nice day, overcast all day but in the high 70's & a really warm breeze, a good walking day. And we did plenty of that. After sorting ...
... br> Vigil mass was at 8pm in Huntington at St. Michael the Archangel. Easter Vigil in the States is one of the longest masses (if not THE longest mass) of the year, but I wasn’t sure what it would be like in England. When Cheryl dropped us off, I asked a woman outside of the church how long it would be so I could tell Cheryl when to pick us up and she had said an hour. I found that a little unbelievable, so I saw another man in the vestibule who was in all ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking
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