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New York City Photos

Yeah, it’s not on topic… but you know you want to see how I spent my spring vacation. So, here’s some pix for you!

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The McDonald’s in Chinatown… the McD’s in Little Italy was not that interesting though…

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Bridge for sale… cheap!

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Anyone know what this building is? It’s in lower Manhattan. Its kinda weird looking.

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The view from the South Street Seaport. About two blocks away from where this was taken I got to see my first street altercation!

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The view from the Staten Island Ferry… looking toward Manhattan… as you can see the new WTC is coming along rather nicely

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The SOL, also as seen from the Staten Island Ferry

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A view of the WTC site from Broadway

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The pilgrimage site for all hot dog eaters…

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I found this to be funny… only in NYC would you see barbed wire and festive lighting. FYI, this is on Coney Island.

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A lovely day to stroll Central Park…

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Central Park is larger than it looks on a map, BTW…

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The Belvedere at Central Park

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Rowers in Central Park look out on the midtown skyline as they row, row, row their boats…

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The new WTC building in close up from the 9/11 Memorial

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The 9/11 Memorial… a view of the South Pool

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A wider view of the WTC site

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The 9/11 Memorial… a view of the North Pool

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The 9/11 Memorial Museum/Visitor Center is not open yet. But, the buildings behind me made a cool reflection on the glass of the nearly ready structure.

So, all in all, a little snippet of my trip last week… since I know we have so many interested in urban settings, buildings and such I thought I would share with you. Enjoy!

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I love NYC as well. I see you went to Wall Street, I have pictures from almost everywhere that you said you went in Manhattan. Wall Street, Times Square, the WTC, and Central Park were my favourite. 1 billion out of 5, Schully!

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Great pictures. I've always wondered about going to New York City. It's on my list, but I have to admit it's a bit intimidating to a country boy like me...

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Glad you all like these... here's a few bonus pics!

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I encountered these along Broadway...

[img]http://i189.photobucket.com/albums/z141/Schulmanator/2012%20Default/x022.jpg[/img]
And that's no bull!!!

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I was amused by this one in Little Italy...
(would be perfect for [url="http://sc4devotion.com/forums/index.php?topic=1819.0"]Monkey Island[/url]!)

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In this view of the 9/11 Memorial, you can see the center of the pool where the water falls...

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Across the street from the new WTC the reflection of the new building is captured on the side of the WFC buildings...

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[b]100000000000[/b] Thanks. We did indeed! :D

[b]Benedict[/b] It’s an unusual building.

[b]Ggagmus[/b] Hehehe… glad you liked it too. It is an interesting place.

[b]Kakado_to_save[/b] Hehehehe… it was a nice trip.

[b]LastTrueChamp[/b] Thanks. It is definitely worth a visit someday.

[b]Paulobergonci[/b] [i]Obrigado![/i] Glad to see you back. And you will enjoy NYC when you visit.

[b]Kevenbro[/b] Awesome! Thanks!

[b]Hahei[/b] Thanks! :D

[b]Soer_II[/b] Thanks. It is unusual. And, welcome to Schulmania.

[b]NMUSpidey[/b] You’ll be ok… if a hillbilly like me can do it, so can you!

[b]Usfighter15[/b] Hehehe… glad you like it!




















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