Category Archives: New York

New York–20th May Last Day (my 100th blog posts!!!)

Wow! This is my 100th blog post!! Last day today, we were leaving for the airport around 1pm, lazy start to the morning. Packed up our bags, checked out and left the bags with the hotel bell desk. Last breakfast … Continue reading

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New York–19th May

Today was a visit to Queens. The objective was to find Twinkies!, had been on the lookout for these in Manhattan with no luck, ringing around had located them at Target, the closest one close to a subway station was … Continue reading

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New York–18th May

Most of the sights were now done, today was a leisurely walk down 5th Ave. The tour guides had highlighted this street as a must walk, with lots to see. During the tour yesterday we had noticed a good coffee … Continue reading

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New York–17th May

Day 2 of Hop on Hop off Bus, doing the uptown tour today. The downtown tour yesterday was great, today a chance to see Central park and the surroundings including Harlem! It was a cold overcast day today, sitting on … Continue reading

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New York–16th May 2016

Sightseeing day today, travelling on the hop-on hop-off bus. As part of the New York sights pass, I had the 2 day hop-on hop-off bus tickets, today we were doing Downtown, tomorrow was uptown. This is a great way of … Continue reading

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New York–15th May 2016

Shopping day today, destination – Jersey Gardens Outlet mallĀ  in New Jersey. Headed to the Port Authority Bus Terminal for Bus # 111, this linked us directly to the Jersey gardens mall. Buses were leaving every 10 minutes, a short … Continue reading

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New York – 14th May 2016

Sightseeing today, wanted to cover Statue of Liberty, 9/11 location, visiting the One world observatory (Freedom tower) and Brooklyn bridge. Morning quick breakfast, then down to the Subway for a train to South Ferry station. Subway travel is very efficient … Continue reading

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