Category Archives: New York

A final day of jogging and walking along New York waterways

The Adventurers had been in Manhattan almost two weeks but they had yet to jog around the reservoir in Central Park, a favorite of L’s since she started making regular visits to the city in the 80s. They took their … Continue reading

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A journey to Brooklyn that includes Coney Island and a walk across the bridge

The city of New York can get very big when you start out on the Upper East Side and go to Coney Island, which is on the southern tip of Brooklyn. Put another way, it’s a bushel of subway stops … Continue reading

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Dodging showers on the Lower East Side between eating and learning some 19th century history

D was a man on a mission, determined to find the best breakfast in Manhattan, even if that meant a 30 minutesubway ride and dodging raindrops. Their journey took them to Clinton St. Baking Co. on the Lower East Side. … Continue reading

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Heading south to north along the High Line and Hudson River Parkway

Changing weather conditions have prompted the Adventurers to catch as catch can, sometimes modifying schedules on the fly like yesterday when they thought they’d go to the Met but found the sunny conditions perfect for a row in the Park. … Continue reading

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New adventure followed by visit to old restaurant friend and Broadway musical

On a day when the sun shined once again, the Adventurers took advantage of their backyard, walking around Central Park, exiting on the West side to look at the Dakota and pausing to photograph what they think is the Ghostbuster … Continue reading

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Good eats at Quality Meats follows a soggy day in Manhattan

Today was not a great day to be out and about. The Adventurers made a midday dash to the iconic Apple story on Fifth Avenue to get some questions answered by not one but two geniuses who, were actually that. … Continue reading

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Taking a look at Figment Art on Governor’s Island and other points south

It was a Sunday in the park, but not across the street. Instead the Adventurers headed to Governor’s Island where Figment NY was being held. The ferry leaves from a dock adjacent to the Staten Island Ferry and the pay … Continue reading

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