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Honors Funerals at Arlington National Cemetery

One of my favorite destinations during my lunchtime bike ridesĀ is Arlington National Cemetery, which is located in Arlington County, Virginia (MAP), directly across the Potomac River from D.C. 670 more words


Veterans' Day - November 11, 2016

During World War II, both of my parents and all three of my uncles served overseas in the United States Armed Forces. Only four of them came home. 900 more words


Washington D.C.

Refreshingly different from most U.S. cities, in part due to the absence of skyscrapers (no buildings can be taller than the Washington Monument) and the weight of history, captured though endless museums and monuments. 244 more words


Favorite Historic Places

This entry is part of a series titled, “Random List Thursday”. These entries are random lists. I guess you can say it gives you an insight of me and my interests. 54 more words

Arlington House

Arlington National Cemetery sits on land that once belonged to Robert E. Lee and his wife, which they sacrificed when he turned down President Lincoln’s request to command the Union Forces, to instead command the Army of Northern Virginia. 23 more words

Historical Sites

Saturday Morning walk

Visited Arlington National Cemetery this morning. Well actually visited with my Mom and Dad but walked down to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier after I finished running my mouth. 274 more words

Photography By Mike Hartley

Washington DC

Location: National Mall & Arlington National Cemetery

Jackie Sea Photography