What an educational day! Today was the first day of rain so far on the trip, we woke to it pouring down so got a cab to the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum where we took a free 1:30 tour which was great as we got to learn about all the old planes and also the space shuttles. It's incredible how many original artifacts they have including most of the Wright brothers first plane and the real space shuttles landing pods from Mercury, Gemini and Apollo, really ama...
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We made it to DC finally after an anxious wait at Aspen airport. The winds were high and some planes weren't flying as they deemed it too dangerous. Our frontier pilot was a bit if a cowboy and decided he could take off surrounded by all the mountains in the wind and thankfully he got us to Denver safely. We grabbed some food then boarded our plane to Washington, which was very full. Both flights were over booked and they were asking people to volunteer to ta...