Tag Archives: New York City

Sam’s Ses Challenge #2: Monument

Welcome to Sam’s Ses Challenge. I hope you’ll join in. My good friend Sam McRae, one of the main human characters in the Jaspa’s Journey books, loves photography. It was Sam who brought to my attention the relatively common habit … Continue reading

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The United Nations Headquarters, New York

If you ever have the chance to go to New York City, don’t pass up the opportunity to tour the United Nations Headquarters. In 1945, 51 countries joined together to form the United Nations. Today, virtually every country in the … Continue reading

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Bird’s Eye View from the Top of the Rock, NYC

There’s no doubt that going to the top of the Empire State Building is an incredible experience. From up there you can see the whole of New York City – and so much more besides – laid out below for … Continue reading

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Two Days in Central Park

We all know that Central Park in New York City is big. Lengthwise it stretches 51 city blocks or about 2½ miles, widthwise it’s three looong city blocks or roughly half a mile. It covers an area of 843 acres, … Continue reading

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