Category Archives: New York City

Christmas / Noël 2017 in New York City

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It’s that time of the year to go into the city to see the Christmas decorations so yesterday I went.  I got into Penn Station at 9 a.m. so the streets were not crowded yet.  It was around 33° F.  … Continue reading

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Christmas / Noël 2016 in New York City

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Now for a stroll through midtown Manhattan to look at some of the Christmas decorations. Maintenant pour une promenade dans le centre de Manhattan pour regarder quelques décorations de Noël. Macy’s Macy’s store windows are always beautifully done for Christmas.  Some … Continue reading

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The Unisphere

This is the Unisphere in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens, New York.  It was commissioned for the New York World’s Fair of 1964 – 1965. Voici l’Unisphere à Flushing Meadows-Corona Park dans le Queens, New York.  Il était commissioné pour … Continue reading

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The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

This is the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge.  It connects Staten Island (on the left) to Brooklyn (on the right).  Construction started in 1959 when I was 4 and was completed in 1964 when I was 9.  In those days my father would drive … Continue reading

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Christmas / Noël 2015 in New York City

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I went to the city yesterday to see the Christmas decorations.  There were a lot of people but it was not overly crowded. Je suis allé dans la ville hier pour voir les décorations de Noël.  Il y avait beaucoup … Continue reading

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South Street and the Brooklyn Bridge

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I went bicycle riding in Manhattan.  I rented a bicycle from Pedal Pushers Bicycle Shop on 2nd Avenue at 69th Street, rode west through Central Park, exited at 72nd Street, went to Hudson River Park, headed downtown to South Street, … Continue reading

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Midtown Manhattan

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Yesterday I was in midtown Manhattan.  The weather was very cloudy with occasional drizzle and it was 60°F so it wasn’t crowded. Hier j’étais à midtown Manhattan.  Il faisait 15°C et très nuageux et il pleuvait légèrement de temps en temps … Continue reading

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