NY Photo #74

The Roosevelt Island Tram operates over the East River between Manhattan and Roosevelt Island. There is also a subway stop on Roosevelt Island, but, in the nicer months, this is definitely the more desirable way to get there. See a video I made about the tram by clicking on the link HERE

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Bronx Zoo Outing – July 31st, 2021

Gabby says… This week I decided I was sick of us staying in every weekend & we need to get out. Now please bear in mind that hubby works most weekends, so you already know who’s at fault for this escapade. Yes – Covid cases are back on the rise and obviously we’re directly seeing […]

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Weekly NY Photo #62

The lower tip – the bottom end – of Manhattan, NY, taken from the Staten Island Ferry. This is the cheapest way to get decent pictures of Lower Manhattan AND the Statue of Liberty… because it’s FREE !!! The ferry runs approximately every half-hour or so, and to get shots of Lady Liberty, you’ll want […]

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Weekly NY Photo #55

Walking past Rockefeller Center yesterday, I saw this cool 10ft tall dude doing what everyone does from this spot on 5th Avenue (between 49th & 50th streets) – gazing all the way upwards at 30 Rock. The sculpture was created by American artist Tom Friedman from crushed aluminum (British: aluminium!) foil pans and using a […]

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Weekly NY Photo #54

This picture was taken last summer, when we were well into the new realities caused by the Coronavirus. As much as we would’ve wanted to, NOBODY was going to risk going to any locations that would increase our risk of possibly contracting Covid. Rye Playland, like so many other amusement sites in New York, went […]

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Weekly NY Photo #52

The IAC (InterActiveCorp) Headquarters Building, which was designed by Frank Gehry, and completed in 2007, sits at 555 W. 18th St. where that street intersects with the West Side Highway, in Lower Manhattan. The IAC Building is EXTREMELY photogenic, and it looks as good in the middle of the day as it does at sunset, […]

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Weekly NY Photo #50

Got a bit behind, due to various uninteresting incidents that I won’t bore you with…anyway – here’s the latest picture post… This art installation was at the outdoor public seating area at Gansevoort Street & 9th Ave in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan.

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Weekly NY Photo #49

Go down to Washington Street in the DUMBO section of Brooklyn Heights to get this iconic shot of the Manhattan Bridge with the Empire State Building framed in its supports.

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