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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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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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Brooklyn Whiskey

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There are a few distilleries in Brooklyn.  I know of two in Red Hook : Widow Jane and Van Brunt Stillhouse.  They both make whiskey. Il y a quelques distilleries à Brooklyn.  Je sais qu’il y a deux à Red … Continue reading

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The Hermione

The Hermione was the ship that Marquis de Lafayette came to America on to help the American colonies during the American Revolution.  It also participated in naval battles during the American Revolution including the Battle of Yorktown in 1781 which … Continue reading

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Christmas / Noël 2014 in New York City

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Yesterday I went to New York City to see the Christmas decorations.  I got there at 11:30 a.m.  It was very crowded.  I didn’t take any pictures of the store windows because of the big crowds.  Here are some of … Continue reading

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The High Line in New York City

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The High Line was extended from 30th Street to 34th Street.  The new extension was opened to the public on September 21, 2014.  The first time I went there was in July 2011.  To read my post about it click here. The … 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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