Last day: The Washington Monuments

It was our last day, and since our shuttle wasn’t coming until 1:00, Anita, Karen, Stephen and I decided to see the monuments that we saw from the tour bus, such as the Washington Monument,…

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Last day in Washington, DC

It was our last day, and since our shuttle wasn’t coming until 1:00, Anita, Karen, Stephen and I decided to see the monuments that we saw from the tour bus, such as the Washington Monument,…

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Day 3: Norfolk, VA with the Admirals

The bus took off a little after 12:00, and the ETA was just a little over 3-hours to the Scope Arena, where the Admirals play.  The Road Crew staff popped in a DVD (I think…

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Day 3, The White House, then off to Norfolk, VA

We had to make the most out of our visit, and we had yet to see the White House.  Our hotel was about 2 blocks from the home of our POTUS, so we woke up…

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Day 2: Ducks at Washington Capitals

The Anaheim Ducks play hockey in a non traditional hockey market.  Our ticket prices are among the cheapest in the NHL.  I’ve been to other arenas, where we paid almost $200 for our seats, but…

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Day 2: DC Hop on / Hop off bus + Capitol tour

After we left the Bureau of Engraving, we had no clue what to do.  First, it was cold outside, and Second, we had a few group members who couldn’t do a lot of walking. As…

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Day 2, US Bureau of Engraving

Our game against the Capitals wasn’t until 7:00 pm, so we weren’t expected back at the hotel until 5:00 pm to get our tickets and board the bus to the arena.  The Verizon Center wasn’t…

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Washington, DC before the Caps game

Our game against the Capitals wasn’t until 7:00 pm, so we weren’t expected back at the hotel until 5:00 pm to get our tickets and board the bus to the arena.  The Verizon Center wasn’t…

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Feb 5: Ducks Road Trip to Washington, DC

Like many people, I have a “bucket list” of places I want to visit before I well, kick the bucket.  One of my list items include visiting all the NHL cities.  This year I’m able…

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