Weekend & Short Break

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Author: Alexa Johnson

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Quarter Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

A D.C. Must See

Quarter Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

Thousands flock to our nation’s capitol every year and this past summer I was one of them. The sheer amount of things in Washington DC astounded me.

Author: Le'Cretia Taylor

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Semi Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

Living the trip of a lifetime in one day

Semi Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

Have you ever been somewhere and learned more in one day than you thought you’d learn in a lifetime? Ever experienced something so vivid, so real you thought you could taste it? That was me a few summers back! I’ve been on several trips, from down South Georgia to West California.

Author: Christopher Madsen

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Semi Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

This Is My Country

Semi Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

From the moment I glimpsed the obelisk of the Washington Monument towering into the summer sky, I couldn’t help but think, Wow! I’m here! I’m at the capital of the greatest nation in the world: Washington, D.

Author: Andrew David King

Tags : City Break, DC, Finalist, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, USA, Weekend & Short Break

Freezing Hands, Warming Spirits: My Experience at the Inauguration of President Barack Obama

Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

Twenty-eight--it seems such an innocent number.That is, unless you were actually there in Washington, D.

Twenty-eight--it seems such an innocent number.

Author: Cate Cardinale

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Quarter Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

The Greatest City on Earth

Quarter Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

Happy and giddy, yet nervous, I  remember walking off the bus into the Capitol of America. While at PatrickHenryCollege’s Strategic Intelligence Camp our leaders took a half-day to visit the backbone of the United States power.

Author: Taylor Walker

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Semi Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

Washington D.C.

Semi Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

I could hardly believe the sight as I first stepped into my room at the Capitol Skyline Hotel in Washington D.C.

Author: Kellina Sysavath

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Semi Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

A Trip to escape my boredom

Semi Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

Is the world actually greener on the other side? I wouldn’t know because I have been stuck in my hometown for almost my whole life. I have never visited the wonderful, exotic places in Asia, I have never experienced the cruel cold in Greenland, nor have I toured the commodious coliseum of Italy, so basically this tells you how uninteresting my life is.

Author: Melissa Guirola

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Quarter Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

Patriotic America

Quarter Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

               What a trip! We hit Gatlinburg, Washington D.C.

Author: James Louis-Jean

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Quarter Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

The Trip

Quarter Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

My trip to Washington D.C.

Author: Carly Tynes

Tags : City Break, DC, Food & Wine, Museums & Culture, North America, Quarter Finalist, USA, Weekend & Short Break

Taking a Walk Down Pennsylvania Avenue

Quarter Finalist 2009 FTF Teen Travel Writing Scholarship

              About eight months ago, I took the most memorable trip of my life to Washington, D.C.

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