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(Not So) Silent Saturday - What Does a Bridge Have to Do With Tranquility?

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Real Estate Agent with Keller Williams Realty

What Does a Bridge Have to Do With Tranquility?

This bridge is part of the Glen Echo Park in Maryland. The park is a very popular place for kids and adults, offering children theaters, carousel, art classes, dancing, and many more great activities for all ages.

If you are a first time visitor to the park, this scene will probably surprise you. The large parking lot in front of the park does not hold much promise for what you experience next. But as you approach the bridge on this photo, the scenery is suddenly transformed from the asphalt field to this amazing display of nature. As you walk across this bridge to get to the park, the nature pulls you in and the feeling of tranquility takes over.

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Elizabeth Byrne, Realtor®, MBA
Specializing in Arlington County Virginia Real Estate
Keller Williams Realty, 2101 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22201
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Judy Klem
Transition Stage LLC - Shelton, CT
Home Staging, Senior Move Management, Fairfield/New Haven counties

Hi Elizabeth - That sounds like a great place - and the photo is truly beautiful. Thanks for sharing it.

May 14, 2011 02:56 AM
Nor Yeretsian
Envoy Capitol Realty Inc. - Toronto, ON
Envoy Capitol Realty Inc., Brokerage Toronto

Nice escape, the picture seemingly captures your words.

cheers

Nor

May 14, 2011 02:57 AM
Kristine Ginsberg
Elite Staging and Redesign, LLC - Short Hills, NJ
NJ Home Stager

Elizabeth - You live in a beautiful area and I love this photo and love taking pictures of cool looking bridges. You should think about entering the photoblogging contest - although I don't think I'd want to compete with you - lol!

May 14, 2011 03:08 AM
Roy Kelley
Retired - Gaithersburg, MD

Looks like a beautiful place to visit with camera in hand. Have a wonderful weekend.

 Life is better when there are flowers to photograph!

May 14, 2011 05:42 AM
Tony & Darcy Cannon
Aubrey and Associates Realty - Layton, UT
The C Team

Elizabeth, that is a great picture, if the whole park is a scenic as the area around the bridge, I can see why it is a popular place!

May 14, 2011 07:01 AM
Rob Thomas
Prestige Homes of The Tri Cities, Inc. CALL....423-341-6954 - Bristol, TN
Bristol TN-VA & Tri Cities Agent, ABR, GRI, e-Pro

Elizabeth.....I love it.....keep it up...people love to see these type shots from your area....Nice job!
Hope you have a great day!!---Rob

May 14, 2011 07:02 AM
Kerrie La Guardia
ActiveRain, Community Manager - Kirkland, WA
Let it Rain!

Simply gorgeous...makes me want to go out hiking!

May 14, 2011 07:59 AM
Gary Coles (International Referrals)
Venture Realty International - Las Vegas, NV
Latin America Real Estate

Elizabeth, Your photo is beautiful.  And that setting definitely looks tranquil.

May 14, 2011 03:01 PM
Elizabeth Byrne
Keller Williams Realty - Arlington, VA
Arlington Virginia Real Estate

Kristine - thank you for your complements. I would like to enter the contest - I need to find a photo I like enough to include an interesting story. I love your night photo with a fire truck - it is fabulous.

Roy - thank you for stopping by. I need to carry my camera with me more often. I keep seeing beautiful things all around me.

Kerrie - hiking sounds great. Thank you for stopping by.

Gary - good to see you. It is definitely one of the prettiest places around my area.

May 14, 2011 03:12 PM
Chris Canfield
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage - Tucson, AZ
Homes for Sale in Oro Valley and Tucson, Arizona

Hi Elizabeth - Great shot!  I felt more tranquil just looking at it.

May 14, 2011 04:57 PM