Views from National Harbor

I was standing on Potomac Plaza at the MGM National Harbor in Oxon Hill, MD when I took this picture.  High on this elevated, immense open space taking in the expansive view of the Potomac River ahead and Washington, DC to the north will make anyone feel like Queen or King of the mountain.  Being … Continue reading Views from National Harbor

To the Beach

I live on Long Island where the beaches are beautiful.  My town's beaches are north on the Sound and uncrowded, quaint and picturesque.  You look across harbors and bays to other villages and can watch sailboats and pleasure boats coming and going.  To the south, the beaches are on the Atlantic Ocean and pretty typical … Continue reading To the Beach

Which Bridge is Which?

Because I've seen several Facebooks posts recently about two bridges that can get confused with one another, I thought I'd nail it down especially for readers and travelers who aren't familiar with the region.  Because if you don't know the difference.... Well, you'll see. The first is the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, referred to as the … Continue reading Which Bridge is Which?