"Reston, A Planned Community" Reston by lmkluque
Reston Travel Guide: 20 reviews and 60 photos
Welcome to my Reston page,
Planned communities are especially nice for people who work in a metropolitan city like Washington DC, where the stress of "big city" life can wear one down.
From it's inception, the necessities, in a planned community, are provided for and the residents can worship, shop, dine-out or take part in cultural activities within their own communities.
The picture is of a dock on Lake Anne. Here, surrounded by homes, apartments and condos, you will find a grocery store, shops and restaurants, just a few minutes walk through a mini-forest, from your door. It is quite lovely.
Since I was there, Reston has grown quite a bit and the Lake Anne area may have changed too.
I Hope You Enjoy Your Visit,
- Pros:Small Community, easy to get around.
- Cons:Not Really a Tourist Haven
- In a nutshell:Great for a Relaxing time out of the Big City
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