The Awakening is a series of statues that look like a giant waking up and trying to get out of the ground. It's located at the end of a peninsula between Washington DC and Arlington, VA. There is no Metro nearby. You'll need to drive or take a tour bus.
Driving down the peninsula, it looks like you're driving at the water level. The road is slow to drive on because there's a lot of non-vehicle traffic. Lots of bikes, rollerbladers, joggers, and walkers.
When you get to the end, you'll find the statue. Washington DC is to the left so we could watch people stuck in 395 traffic; Ronald Reagan National Airport (Arlington, VA) is on the right so we could watch plan...Read More