Category Archives: New York

MM 4-36 New York City’s Chrysler Building

For this week’s Monochrome Madness Challenge I have another shot of a Manhattan skyscraper from our trip to New York last June. This one is of the venerable Chrysler Building, once known as the tallest building in the world. Advertisements

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MM 4-35 A Manhattan Skyscraper

We walked through Central Park one day during our four-day stay in New York City last June and then on our way toward 5th Avenue and our hotel we turned left from Central Park South to West 58th Street and … Continue reading

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MM 4-32 Mona Lisa on 5th Avenue

We visited the Louvre one day during our 2014 vacation in Paris and saw Mona Lisa. I was surprised how small she was! Then last June we stopped in New York for a few days on our way back home … Continue reading

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MM 4-31 Up in the Air

Well, I’ve been pretty busy recently and I also caught a cold the other day. And I imbibed a little too much at the wedding I attended over the weekend. So even though everything has been a bit cloudy lately … Continue reading

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MM 4-21 A View from the Staten Island Ferry

On our way back from our vacation in Spain and Portugal last June we stopped in New York for a few days before we flew back home to California. One day we took the ferry from Manhattan to Staten Island … Continue reading

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MM 4-09 Looking Up at the World Trade Center

After our trip to Spain and Portugal last month we flew to New York City and stayed there for four days before flying the rest of the way home. We walked around the city a lot and one day visited … Continue reading

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Why we went to Spain, Portugal and New York: An Overview of Our 2017 Vacation

My sisters Betty and Marie are avid walkers and when they heard that my wife and I were interested in visiting the Camino de Santiago de Compostela this year they expressed an interest in joining us. But when they realized … Continue reading

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