Monthly Archives: March 2013

Stroll in Central Park

For us to get to the Guggenheim museum we took a stroll across Central Park passed the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis reservoir. Lovely walk on a bright spring morning.  

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Wicked

Tuesday was rounded off by a trip to see Wicked at the Gershwin Theatre. It was amazing! The singing, the staging and the audience reaction – seeing musicals in Edinburgh will never compare!

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Downtown Manhattan

After 9/11 memorial it was time for coffee. A short walk away we found Joe’s Deli, mainly frequented my local construction workers, we stopped and had a coffee. Not a tourist haunt but great coffee and bagel. We headed for … Continue reading

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9/11 memorial

Today started with a trip downtown to visit the 9/11 memorial. It is set amongst the building two new world trade buildings. The memorial is two pools North and South pools each bearing the names of those who died that … Continue reading

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Day at the Museum

Day two of our adventure in New York saw us visit the American Museum of Natural History. We had a good start in the lower floors of the museum where it wasn’t too busy. After the show in the planetarium, … Continue reading

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Empire State Building

Day one of our New York adventure started with an early visit to the Empire State Building. It was a perfect day as the views were amazing.

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New York apartment

As we are staying for over a week in New York we decided to rent an apartment. We found this great place through the website airbnb.

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Arrived in NYC

Well we finally arrived in New York. It was an early start from Edinburgh to Paris. From there it was a short wait till we flew out to New York. We are shattered but pleased with the apartment. The adventure … Continue reading

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