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A wonderful day at the Washington Monument

A beautiful, sunny Feb. 29, 2016, greeted Allison and her friends on Spring Break in Washington D.C. Here’s a nice shot she got of the… 63 more words


Elevator problems cause another Washington Monument closure

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Monument is closed again because of what the National Park Service said are power issues related to the elevator.

The park service announced on Twitter on Saturday night that the monument would be closed Sunday. 54 more words

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Washington DC: Top 10 Greatest Moments

I love lists. Half of my time spent online is wasted reading lists. I’m a real sucker for neatly packaged articles on single topics. I may be what is wrong with America. 1,260 more words

DC Trip - Day 2

After a nice 12 hour nap and a trek down to Einstein’s Bagels, I was ready to hit DC running. Well not really running, more like a nice slow limp (it’s hard to walk when you have 20 band-aids on your feet because you thought that converses would be good walking shoes???). 680 more words

Washington DC

Washington DC is the stereotypical tourist destination with its list of museums, monuments and a well-defined to-do list. It does not require a lot of figuring out or planning. 368 more words


Capitol Sunset

I visited DC with my father in late April of 2015, to look at apartments and generally have some fun. After a long day of museums, a job interview, wandering around in shoes that cut into my feet because I didn’t go to the hotel to change, I saw this. 34 more words

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