Category Archives: New York

Eating out – breakfast

Now we are home I thought I’d write a few posts on some New York practicalities. Feel free to comment if agree or disagree with what I say. The first post in the series is eating out breakfast. Unlike in … Continue reading

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Bloomingdales

On our last day in New York we decided to visit the iconic store Bloomingdales. It was worth a visit and no wonder people buy the little brown bag it’s the cheapest thing in the store. I did treat myself … Continue reading

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Flight home

On our way home have landed in Paris after overnight flight from JFK. We are all tired and weary. Terry decided to take a lie down, luckily the airport is very quiet.

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Last day stroll in the Park

A final stroll across Central Park from West to East. We explored new parts of the park. Still great even in the cold.  

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New York Historical Society

When we visited the American Museum of Natural History we had spotted this museum, but it is closed on a Monday. We decided to visit it today. It is a little gem of a museum with history of New York … Continue reading

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125th Street

On our last day in New York we ventured up to 125th Street. We were staying at 118th Street so it was only a few blocks walk. We walked from Lenox to Fredrick Douglas. An amazing place and safe. Stopped … Continue reading

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MOMA

Easter Sunday visit to Museum of Modern Art was possibly not our best decision, but that’s when we went. We got our tickets quickly it was then nearly 30 minutes to check in bags no rucksacks allowed. While Terry and … Continue reading

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5 Ptz

Before visiting New York Eleanor had discovered a place called 5 Ptz which is a collection of street art. Today we ventured out of Manhattan to Long Island City. We weren’t disappointed with what we found.

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Easter Parade

Before and after mass at St Patrick’s church I took some photos of people in their on 5th Avenue. They were amazing though the rest of the family thought I was odd.  

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Saturday afternoon stroll in the Park

After a trip to the Met and a late lunch at PJ Clarkes we decided to take a stroll in Central Park, in particular to Strawberry Fields. It was a lovely Saturday afternoon, sunny and spring like. The park was … Continue reading

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