Category new york

[Map Places] The Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, New York Public Library (55 photos)

On my trip to New York City in September, I decided I wanted to see if there were any “mappy” things around town. I did a quick Google search and stumbled across this room at the New York Public Library. It was an added bonus that I had never been to this library before on […]

[6/365] Turtle, Chelsea Market, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

Cute turtle. ๐Ÿ™‚

[1/365] Globe, Columbus Circle, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

Welcome, 2011! Hope you’ll be a great one! Hoping to travel even more this year… I WANT TO SEE THE WORLD. Who wants to join me?

[290/365] Dinosaur Origami Ornaments, Museum of Natural History, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

What cool origami ornaments!

[283/365] Wall Mural, Chelsea Market, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

A great mural on a red brick wall.

[282/365] Lion & Giraffe Stuffed Animals, Chelsea Market, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

Cute and soft!

[281/365] Autumn in Central Park, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

Lovely seeing all the colorful fallen leaves.

[273/365] Vincent, Limelight Market, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

Talk about random. The Limelight Market is a collection of shops housed in what used to be a church. In 1975, it became deconsecrated and was sold to another organization because of the merging of some other churches in the area. From the outside, you would have no idea that there was shopping inside. Before […]

[271/365] Empire State Building View from the Me Bar, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

From atop the 14th floor of the La Quinta Inn’s Me Bar is this spectacular view of the Empire State Building! The top of the building was lit up white and blue in honor of Chanukah!

[270/365] Walking through Central Park, Manhattan, New York, New York, USA

We left the Museum of Natural History and decided to walk through Central Park to get to the east side of town. Somehow it got dark really quick, or maybe we just made too many stops to take pictures. Anyway, at this point, we were nearing the exit. Good thing because I wouldn’t want to […]