So, off we go on an adventure. We climbed onto the VRE train, I love trains. We went all the way to Union Station in D.C. From there we took the Metro to the Smithsonian. We walked over to the recently renovated and just opened Museum of American History. I took the picture of the […]
Monthly Archives: December 2008
These are looking out the back door. There were two large red tail hawks. The largest is in the first two shots. When I opened the back door, he alerted and then flew away. His mate, much smaller also alerted but actually flew closer and then flew away. She was way tooooo fast for me. […]
We went into DC to do the Pageant of Peace dance show. There were lots of people down there despite the cold. The picture of the National Christmas Tree is a bit difficult because the lights are sooooo bright! Flare is awful. So…there is some softening and some flare but that’s the way it is!
I am fascinated by the old Lorton Prison which closed in 2002 but I had driven by some of the facilities for years and always wondered what life was like behind the barbed wire. Don’t get me wrong, I don’t ever want to have an up close look at a functioning prison. But when the […]