Super 8 Motel
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... is quite the place with many artifacts showing the American story. One of the most fun was an exhibit devoted to Julia Child, of all things, and how she shaped television cooking. A major portion of the museum is closed for renovations, so we only had a smattering of the Americana that we were hoping to see.
We next visited the US Holocaust Museum. This was an amazing depiction of the story that we ...
... saw everything from mammals, to reptiles, to dinosaurs, to sea life. The smithsonian was so big that we stayed for three hours until it closed and still weren't able to see everything. We both agreed that we will have to make another trip to DC in the future. Today we are heading to Ocean City, MD which is the city where highway 50 ends on the east coast, then we are heading to Gettysburg for the ...
... just like in the hunger games!) and a viewing of the nations archives (also pretty cool). I finally got home at 5pm and had to pop a few blisters on my feet and wrap them up!
We all ventured to little China town for dinner where the meals where cheap and HUGE. We were all pretty excited for bed after that!
We also spent the morning in DC looking at the Cemetary which was huge. JFK's grave is there with an eternal flame that ...
We slept in this morning, and caught a later bus, since our White House tour wasn't till 11:30. Unfortunately, what was an 1:10 commute yesterday, was closer to 1:45 today... The public transportation in D.C. is very cool, but it can certainly get packed.
The tour of the White House was fun for a couple reasons. Mainly... it's the White House, fairly awesome in that regard. I really liked that it was self-guided though. We ...
... cafeteria, which was fun, mostly because my friend Dorian was able to join us. The kids thought he was very funny, and I always feel like I get "coolness" points, for every minute I'm able to hang out with Dorian.
Next, we saw the Library of Congress, meandered through several of the Smithsonian museums; the American Indian History museum, the Air and Space museum, and finally made it back to the National ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed