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... a surprise - after the absolutely huge monuments to George Washington throughout the city, we expected his estate mansion to be quite spectacular - the brief glimpses you see of it in movies like Pelican Brief and National Treasure II also support this. In reality his house (they call it a mansion) was quite simple. Beautiful views of ...
... the rest of us were headed back to our countries. We parted ways and I went to my room. The first two nights I shared the small small dorm room with a co-Ed group of French tourists, but the last night they were gone and replaced by a few Dutch and a very smelly tourist from Pakistan or Indonesia. I could smell soap so apparently not even a shower could erase the smell. I planned to only sleep for a moment as the smell was very ...
... usually made up of 95% interns. I often get sent to these so I can make a report for my Legislative Directors. For example, I went to a briefing on a Conservation Project for the Farm Bill. The Farm Bill is a major piece of legislation, but this briefing was only on a very very small portion. But if you want to know more about farmland restoration and conservation, I'm your gal.
More to come
... from California. The tree was incredibly tall and incredibly beautiful. The Capitol building in the background made it even more so. Walking around to the other side, the pure white Washington Monument was in the back. Next we drove to the Ellipse in front of the White House. Looking to one side, we could see the president's beautiful home. Looking to the other side, we saw more than 50 small trees encircling a larger ...
We are back on home soil and everyone is pretty excited. Sleep on the plane was good for some...so-so for others....and missing entirely for a couple....but everyone is awake here in DC and we just ate lunch. We still need to fly to Chicago then to Traverse City, but at least we understand the language here and don't have ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services