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My Zen| Rock Creek Park | Washington, D.C.

I will discover a place that brings me peace, where the river flow rings sounds of calmness and the tadpoles huddle along the streamline. The trees will stand strong while birds rest on their branches. 323 more words


Photo Friday: Staycation Hiking

Today we’re going a bit outside the boundaries of Tenleytown for our weekly photo. But before you cry foul, there’s a good reason.

While many Washingtonians depart the capital city in August to escape the typically hot and steamy weather and enjoy vacations well outside the Beltway, I actually enjoy D.C. 445 more words

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Plan of the Embassy Gardens and Maps of the Area

For reference to earlier and future posts, here is a master plan of the entire grounds of the Ambassador’s Residence:

And for the points of interest in the story of the landscape of the British Embassy, including Normanstone Park and Normanstone Drive, Oak Hill Cemetery, Dumbarton Oaks, the Naval Observatory, Rock Creek Park: 356 more words

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Rock Creek Park on My Own Two Feet

My bikes were tired. I was sick. So I took yesterday off. Today was another story, And this is it.

I’ve lived in DC for 30 years, not including spending the summer here in 1980. 453 more words

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