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Places to See – MURALS at the Department of the Interior Building

I’m back to blogging and return with a new “Places to see” feature.  As always I focus on sights in DC that are not as well known or recognized.  Today I am talking about the Department of the Interior Building located on Eighteenth and C S

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Places to See – Mural on 14th & T Streets NW

Today on a “Places to see” blog, I’m posting some photos of the coolest mural in DC.  The first installation by French artist JR makes a statement on the corner of 14th and T streets. The two-storey mural on the façade at 1401 T St is the i

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Places to See – National Museum of Health and Medicine

A few weeks ago I was listening on the radio to my favorite writer Brad Meltzer, he was talking about his new book The Fifth Assassin.  Part of the book takes place in a location he described as the “best museum no one knows about”.  The cont

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Xmas Card photo locations with a DC feel

Christmas is quickly approaching, which means it’s time for holiday cards.  I thought I would give some of my favorite places to take holiday themed photos in the DC area.  If it’s too late for this year, just keep these holiday photo spots in

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Places to see….Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, Washington DC

  Unfortunately the original dedication ceremony of the new Martin Luther King Jr. memorial was canceled on August 28th due to hurricane Irene. A new date has been announced for October 16th. About a week before the original dedication date I

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New York Avenue Sculpture Project

    I recently noticed some new sculptures on the median along New York Avenue near my job (between 13th and 14tth Streets NW). I waited until a nice weather day to check them out and take a few photos, only to walk right into the mid

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10 Residence’s in DC of our time

While DC is best known for its civic buildings and monuments; recently I have been more interested on the residential architecture of DC. So I compiled a list of the 10 residences I find most interesting. As is my inclination I focused on, let’s

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A very different kind of store….

I stopped by today at a very different kind of store., While out grabbing a quick coffe and pastry for breakfast. Look inside to see a bit more about Sullivan's Toy Store. Continue reading “A very different kind of store….”

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Albert Einstein

  Things have been busy lately, there hasn’t been a lot of time to post, but I’m trying to re-commit myself to this blog. So, in an effort to continue with the statue project: One of sciences' most influential minds also has a statue in D

Dallas Cowboys Stadium

Dallas Cowboys Stadium Originally uploaded by josemne We are out of the city, took a trip to see the Cowboys play the Eagles on Sunday. Will be back in a few days. Mean while here is a photo of one of the most impressive buildings in the US.