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Category: Virginia

The Last Flight

Ok… so… it’s true. I’m leaving my ridiculously amazing travelling gig to take something local in Montréal. There will be…

Blossom Buds

Here are some future cherry blossoms. In the background is the Arlington House as seen through my telephoto lens from…

Arlington Cemetery, Part 2

Before leaving the Arlington Cemetery for good we decided to go to the Memorial Gate to see the Women In…

Arlington Cemetery, Part 1

This is a harder post to write than all the others because our trip to the Arlington Cemetery was more…

Gadsby’s Tavern

A trip isn’t a trip until you’ve heard a ghost story or two. In this case Jeff told us two….

Christ Church Churchyard

Here is the North Washington entrance / exit for the Christ Church Churchyard. In the photo, to the left of…

Alexandria’s Christ Church

One of the places that Jeff took us during our tour of Alexandria was the historic Christ Church on North…

Alexandria by Night

On Thursday evening Katherine and I caught up with Jeff (not your brother) in Alexandria. From this point forth I…

Arlington by Day

We learned quickly that cabbies in Arlington rarely know where they were going — or at least the ones that…

Arlington, Virginia

We’re staying in a unique little townhouse in Arlington, Virginia. Arlington is, of course, the home of the Pentagon and…

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