Castle Clinton the Most Overlooked National Monument in Manhattan

Thousands visit Castle Clinton every day, but have no clue what it is. You see this beautiful stone fort is where you buy tickets to go to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty in New York City’s Batte...

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Rockefeller Center’s ‘Top of the Rock,’ Best panoramic views of Manhattan

Rockefeller Center has one of the most unique views of Manhattan and beyond. A must see attraction in New York City – the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. The views from the 70th floor are to be en...

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Electronic board a new way to get around town?

  Yesterday walking down 43rd Street in New York City what appeared before me was amazing. Not only was it one of the new scooter boards but she was taking her luggage with her – perfect for travel...

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Observatory at the New One World Trade Center

In its first few weeks of being open, 160,000+ visitors went to the top of the One World Trade Center to experience the One World Observatory. Incredibly the observatory can handle as many as 1,000 visito...

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9/11 World Trade Center Memorial Album

Took a quick trip to the Memorial. Was so glad to see the fences are down and you can walk right up to the Memorial. A must see if you are in New York City.          Share this:TweetShare on TumblrE...

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Merry Christmas!

Moving from California to New York City was time consuming to say the least. Hoping to get back on a schedule with the New Year. Thanks for visiting our page and I hope you will check-in again. We do post...

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Strolling Across the Brooklyn Bridge

     I was walking around Brooklyn and stumbled upon the entrance to the Brooklyn Bridge causeway that goes across from Brooklyn to Manhattan. Even though I was wearing flip flops I headed off to cros...

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20th Anniversary Special Tote Bag from one of my Favorite Stores

  One of my favorite places to go in the Soho area of New York City is the Evolution Store. I would like to say a big congratulations to Bill Stevens the owner of the Evolution Store on the stores 20...

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Tall Places New York to Paris to Beijing…

Whether it is a building or a freestanding tower the observation decks always give you a great view and perspective of the city you are visiting. We can never pass up the chance to see the city from the v...

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Leaving for East Coast Trip

Leaving for Washington DC and New York City next week. So many things to do. Going to try the Trolley hop on/hop off in Washington. Also going to Harper’s Ferry in West Virginia and to “Fishki...

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Time Square and Ferris Wheel

Time Square in New York City has often been referred to as the “Crossroads of the World.” It certainly is a busy place. People come and go with a flourish. Did you know there is a Ferris Wheel there? ...

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NYC Another Fun Place for Lunch – 2

Grand Central Terminal (most mortals call it Grand Central Station, but it really is Terminal) is another fun place to have lunch. You have seen this picture many times in movies, TV shows, ads…Ther...

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