Greetings from New York. The next two blogs are our recent adventures arriving and touring the big apple.
Here we are sitting in Bryant Park by the main public library on 42nd Street & 5th Ave. updating our blog! There's free wireless in this park. Now that's a big city!
We had talked previously with the nice people at the
I knew I was arriving at low tide so after some hand waving and talking with Pedro the harbor master we tied off on the face of their sea wall and waited for the tide to rise enough for us to make it through their shallow harbor entrance.
My daughter, Leah and her husband Jason arrived at the boat basin almost simultaneously by car as they were on their summer driving vacation from their PhD work at Fermi Lab in Illinois. What a fine spot for our first reunion after 66 days away.
There are no words to describe the streets of
On Wednesday we took the subway (really easy to figure out) down to Ground Zero near the southern end of