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Brooklyn Botanic Garden Leave a comment Read more »

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is a 52 acre botanical garden and art gallery founded in 1910. It holds over 10,000 plants and welcomes over 900,000 visitors each year from all over the world. Cherry Esplenade The garden features more than 200 cherry trees of forty-two Asian…


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Bronx Zoo

The Bronx Zoo is the world’s largest metropolitan zoo at 265 acres of park lands and naturalistic habitats with around 6,000 animals representing about 650 species from all over the world. The zoo opened to the public on November 8, 1899 and at that time…


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Bird Kingdom

The Bird Kingdom houses over 300 birds in one of the largest indoor aviaries in the world at about 45,000 square feet. The building previously was home to the Niagara Falls Museum which closed in 1999 due to financial difficulties. The building was reopened in…


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Battery Park

On our way to catch the ferry to the Statue of Liberty, we stop in Battery Park, a 25 acre public park at the southern tip of Manhattan Island facing New York Harbor. It was named for the artillery batteries that were positioned there in…


Around Niagara Falls Leave a comment Read more »

Around Niagara Falls

In between visiting the major landmarks of Niagara Falls, which is namely the falls and surrounding attractions, we take some shots of interesting and unique spots along the way.


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American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Founded in 1869, the Museum discovers, interprets, and disseminates information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through its research, education, and…


Around New York Leave a comment Read more »

Around New York

Around New York We start our journey in midtown Manhattan and spend the next two weeks living and commuting like real New Yorkers, not tourists. We take the subways and buses every day and find out that this is a vibrant place full of culture…


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