Category Archives: US – Washington, DC

You’re back – with a splash!

We crossed our fingers when the Renwick Gallery closed two years ago for renovations. Would the Renwick reopen with not much to show for its closing but freshly painted walls and some new exhibits? A week after it reopened we … Continue reading

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A capital day

By accident, we found ourselves in front of the White House. The grey and quiet late morning had few people there – just the usual clumps of tourists trading cameras while the rest of the group posed, families with babies … Continue reading

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When returning is just another stop on the trip

When we cruised back to the US after our almost 2-year trip, we headed straight for a little red row house, a mile from the Capitol Building in Washington, DC. We no longer have a place of our own, so … Continue reading

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We love you, but we need a separation

We could both see it coming, and we both held on to the last possible moment. Twenty-two years.  We always knew deep down it wouldn’t last forever.  So now the time has come for us to leave.  It’s very sad.  … Continue reading

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A Stone’s Throw from the U.S. Capitol

Tourists in Washington, DC usually visit the Washington Monument, the Capitol, and the Air & Space Museum.  Other gems abound in this town, and, right now, you will want to see a great series of installations at the Hirshhorn Museum … Continue reading

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