Washington, D.C. Journals

Wonderful Washington

A July 1999 trip to Washington, D.C. by Zstrick

Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Chevy Chase Pavilion Photo, Washington, D.C., United States More Photos
Quote: Wow...The Nations capitol...Is this where the United Nations is?

Wonderful Washington

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Zack's Top 10 Thing's to Do and See (not in order of preference) 1. ♥ Guided tour through the White House 2. ♥ Tour up the Washington Monument 3. ♥ Visit Lincoln and Jefferson Memorials 4. ♥ Arlington Cemetery/ Changing of the guards at Tomb of the unknown soldiers 5. ♥ Smithsonian Institute 6. ♥ Vietnam Veterans Memorial 7. ♥ Take a tour threw the Bureau of Engraving and Printing 8. ♥ Visit or tour Ford's Theatre 9. ♥ Visit the National Aquarium 10. ♥ Visit the Pentagon (if you can) and, or visit the U.S. Capitol (again, if you can) When we we...Read More

Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Chevy Chase Pavilion

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Hotel | "Embassy Suites- Chevy Chase Pavilion"

Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Chevy Chase Pavilion Photo, Washington, D.C., United States
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The Pavilion : This hotel is probably the most upscale hotel for this price. The whole hotel still astounds me. It says on their website that their staff will go beyond the call of duty, and they are not lying. Their staff members not only walked us to our room, but while getting there, they also showed us around the hotel! The location of the hotel was great also. All we had to do was walk below the hotel to the metro! We never had to use our car once! The Room : Usually when you think of a hotel room, you usually think of your regular hotel fabrics and decor. Well, Embassy Suites has definatly ended that myth. We were surprised to see its new sleek and m...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on July 28, 2003

Embassy Suites Washington D.C. - Chevy Chase Pavilion
4300 Military Road NW
Washington, D.C. 20015
(202) 362-9300

S. Dillon Ripley Center

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Attraction | "The Smithsonian Institute"

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America's Museum The Smithsonian is the world's largest museum complex and research organization. The Institute is composed of 14 museums and The National Zoo in the DC Area, and two museums in NYC. A Break Down The Anacostia Museum and Center for African American History and Culture has collections, studies, and exhibitions of African American history and culture. The Arts and Industries Building has special changing exhibitions and Discovery Theater (for the kids). The Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery holds Asian and a specialized collection of American art. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpt...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on July 26, 2003

S. Dillon Ripley Center
1100 Jefferson Drive, SW
Washington, D.C., United States 2002
(202) 633-1000

Pavilion at the Old Post Office

Attraction | "Pavilion Shops"

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This store has many big brand name companies. There are some of the bigger names in all the 56 stores in the Pavilion. Big Brand Names : Neiman Marcus Saks Fifth Avenue Tiffany & Co. Gianni Versace & Banana Republic Affordable? Definatly not. When I said bigger, I kind of meant like make a bigger whole in your pocket bigger. The only one that was considerably cheap was Banana Republic. Average Cost :(MENS TEES & POLOS/watches) 1. Banana Republic: Around $17-$30 2. Saks: Around $75-$95 3. Neimen...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on July 28, 2003

Pavilion at the Old Post Office
1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20004
(202) 289-4224