Vienna Wolf Trap Hotel
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... ironing board is missing, a/c doesn't work, costs $7 to put on one load of washing (we have been paying $1 everywhere else) and the whole room generally needs a major refurb. Well at least we have a bed and clean sheets that is if you could sleep, between traffic at the back and front of the motel and the trains and trucks it was impossible, we think the only one who got a good sleep was Char as she had ear plugs lucky thing. Thank goodness we are out of here ...
I spent Tuesday afternoon walking around the tidal basin and Mall. I managed to see: 'Jefferson's Muffin' memorial; the series of rocky arenas, waterfalls and sculptures commemorating the four terms of FDR; the towering white mountains of Martin Luther King Jr.'s memorial; the Washington, DC War memorial; the surreal advancing soldiers of the Korean War memorial; and the monument to the signers of the Declaration of Independence. I know I should have been excited ...
... 3 US flights. Apparently my pink suitcase with a Babushka Doll luggage strap looks a little suspicious and needs frequent searches! Perhaps the Babushka Dolls are KGB! I am now on a personal challenge to see how many slips my suspicious looking bag can get!
Our first day in DC was a rest day. We had kept a fast pace in New York and in Niagara Falls and our feet and bodies were tired from the extensive walking and sightseeing! So we ...
... University with Dr. Clyde Wilcox, Professor of Government, who made the intricacies of federal and state governments, and their relationship to one another, more interesting than it should have been.
I learned how the dominant industries of each American state help determine the laws of such states. Like prostitution being legal in the state of Nevada as an aid to their gambling and travel industries but illegal in every other state. ...
... and I was dripped by the Washington Monument rather than at the museums where I'd wanted to go. It was a good chance to see it anyway. Big, tall pointy thing that you can no longer go into because of damage suffered in a small earthquake a while back. <click>. While walking over to the Air and Space museum it was obvious that the Mall itself was undergoing a load of refurbishment - cranes and diggers everywhere, plus some ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed