Thursday, August 4, 2011

Washington, D.C. Vacation Pics

Lincoln Memorial
Last week we took a few days for vacation and headed down to Washington, D.C. It's a fabulous city to visit. The monuments and museums are magnificent. Here's a few pics. They don't do the originals justice, but you can imagine how awesome they really are in person.

Jefferson Memorial

Thomas Jefferson

Capitol Building

Some of the most beautiful paintings in the world from the National Gallery of Art.

Marie Murer: Renoir, 1877

Breezing Up by Winslow
Homer, 1873-1876

Napolean Bonaparte

St. Martin, El Greco
And finally, there's no place like home; there's no place like home:

Dorothy's Ruby Red Slippers, Wizard of Oz