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Hot dog in Times Square

As I strolled through the bustling streets of Times Square in NYC, I stumbled upon an unexpected sight. A larger-than-life hot dog towering over the crowd like a meaty monument to culinary extravagance. A bun the size of a three floors building, a sausage as that looked like a rocket. In addition, enough condiments to drown a small army. It was a sight to behold, and I couldn’t resist snapping a few photos for posterity. But this wasn’t just any ordinary hot dog. Oh no, this was the Big Hot Dog of Times Square, a beacon of deliciousness beckoning hungry…

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Cherry blossom nyc

Ah, the Cherry blossoms season in New York City. A time when the city is painted in shades of pink and white. The air is filled with the delicate scent of spring. As a proud New Yorker, there’s nothing quite like strolling through the local park. Thus, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of these ephemeral blooms. In addition, Maria Hernandez park in Bushwick Brooklyn, crowds gather under the canopy of cherry blossoms, their faces upturned to the sky as they drink in the splendor of nature’s handiwork. Families pose for photos, their smiles as bright as the blossoms themselves, capturing…

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Guy thinking about life during the eclipse

As a New Yorker, there’s a unique energy pulsating through the streets when a rare event like a solar eclipse graces our city. Families and friends gather in parks, eagerly anticipating the celestial spectacle that promises to momentarily eclipse our daily worries and transport us to a realm of wonder. In Central Park, a vibrant tapestry of humanity unfolds as people of all ages, backgrounds, and walks of life converge beneath the canopy of trees. Children dart around, their eyes wide with excitement, as parents set up makeshift viewing stations with blankets and telescopes. Friends chatter animatedly, their voices rising…

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Manhattan Bridge entrance

My little photographic adventure, I set my sights on the majestic Manhattan Bridge. An iconic symbol of New York City’s skyline. In order to transition from the bustling streets of Manhattan, I step onto the Manhattan bridge pedestrian walkway. Eager to capture its grandeur from a unique perspective. Then, as I walk the rhythmic hum of traffic below fades into the background. Replaced by the steady rhythm of my footsteps echoing against the steel beams. Transitioning from Manhattan to Brooklyn, the cityscape unfolds before me like a panoramic canvas. Each frame teeming with life and energy. Afterward, walking to the…

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Office at City Hall entrance

As a street photographer, I thrive on capturing the essence of iconic landmarks, and few places embody the spirit of New York City quite like City Hall. Nestled in the heart of Lower Manhattan, this architectural gem beckons with its timeless elegance and rich history. Transitioning from the bustling streets to the serene oasis of City Hall Park, I’m greeted by a symphony of sights and sounds. Conversely, the grandeur of the building is undeniable, its neoclassical facade commanding attention amidst the modern skyline. Moreover stepping closer, I’m captivated by the intricate details that adorn the building – from the…

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Chinese new year 2024

Living in NYC for so long I never got the chance to see the Chinese New Year celebrations. I decided to take my camera and start walking from Chatham square into Mott Street. I witnessed the dancing dragons, parents carrying kids on their backs, and many happy dogs. Meanwhile the vibrant red lanterns sway overhead, casting a warm glow on the festive crowds. The air is alive with anticipation. I can’t help but feel a surge of excitement coursing through me as I embark on my first-ever Chinese New Year celebration in New York City. Similarly, transitioning to Mott Street,…

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Fraunces tavern sign

Step into the pages of history and uncover the hidden gems of New York City at Fraunces Tavern. Nestled in the heart of the Financial District, this iconic establishment is not merely a pub but a living testament to the nation’s rich past. As a historian, I invite you to traverse the hallowed halls of Fraunces Tavern, where each room echoes with the whispers of bygone eras. The Long Room, with its low-beamed ceilings and rustic charm, transports visitors back to the 18th century. This space served as the venue for George Washington’s farewell address to his officers, a NYC…

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First Snow Day New York City

As I wake up to the soft whispers of snowflakes tapping against my window, a sense of excitement and wonder fills the air. Today is no ordinary day; it’s the first snow day in the city that never sleeps – New York City. Clad in my favorite winter ensemble, adorned with a cozy beanie, I eagerly step out into the transformed urban wonderland. The cityscape has undergone a magical metamorphosis overnight. The honking of horns and the bustling of the streets have given way to a serene hush, as the city wears a pristine coat of glistening white. Every building,…

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Woman cleaning sidewalk

I never walked through the intriguing streets of Maspeth in Queens. I decided to walk on a cloudy day felt like uncovering hidden chapters of New York City. The contrast of industrial grit and residential charm painted a unique portrait of this neighborhood. As I strolled along from Brooklyn, the industrial heartbeat resonated in the background, with warehouses and factories standing tall, whispering tales of Maspeth’s blue-collar history. The cloudy sky seemed to add a touch of drama to the scene as I navigated through the bustling industrial section. The hum of machinery and the occasional sound of a passing…

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Union Square Farmers Market

The market is a delightful journey through the heart of New York City’s Union Square Farmers Market, a vibrant tapestry of colors, scents, and flavors that beckons both locals and travelers alike. Nestled amidst the towering skyscrapers, this bustling market offers an authentic taste of the city’s diverse culture and a feast for the senses. As a traveler seeking enriching experiences without breaking the bank, Union Square Farmers Market is a treasure trove waiting to be explored. The market unfolds like a kaleidoscope of fresh produce, artisanal goods, and the lively energy of local vendors eager to share their stories.…

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Xmas tree in Bryant Park

Hola! from the winter wonderland that is Bryant Park in the heart of New York City. As I recently experienced the magic of this iconic spot on a cloudy holiday day, I couldn’t help but be swept away by the festive enchantment that permeates every inch of this urban oasis. The air is crisp, the sky adorned with soft, fluffy clouds, and Bryant Park is transformed into a holiday spectacle that would warm even the chilliest day. The park’s Winter Village, nestled amidst skyscrapers, is a glittering jewel of holiday cheer. From ice skating under the cloudy sky to perusing…

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Chelsea market NYC

Today, I’m buzzing with excitement to share my recent adventure through the bustling lanes of the Chelsea Market in the heart of New York City. Picture this: a labyrinth of food stalls, boutiques, and vibrant energy that makes this spot an absolute must-visit for anyone craving a unique NYC experience. The gastronomic journey at Chelsea Market First things first, is nothing short of divine. From artisanal chocolates to freshly baked pastries, the aromas swirling through the air are enough to make your taste buds do a happy dance. As I meandered through the market, my senses were treated to a…

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TWA hotel JFK NYC main bar

I felt like stepping into a time capsule of aviation history at the TWA Hotel, nestled within the iconic TWA Flight Center at JFK Airport. As someone who recently explored this transformed masterpiece, I couldn’t help but be captivated by the seamless blend of mid-century modern glamour and contemporary luxury. The architect responsible for this masterpiece is Eero Saarinen. Fantastic work! He also designed other architectural masterpieces around the world. After a NYC Subway ride – The best metropolitan train system in the world – I decided to visit the TWA hotel at JFK here in NYC. I have seen…

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Christmas tree Rockefeller Center New York City.

There are many places to visit while in New York City. You can travel to NYC and experience most attractions by using our great MTA Subway system which is one of the best in the world. During this month one of the best FREE attractions to see the is the Rockefeller Center tree for Xmas which is happening tomorrow November 29. Plan your trip to NYC for Christmas today! Why wait? The heart of New York City at Rockefeller Center will be illuminated and hundreds of visitors from all over the world will be there. There should be a singer…

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Small mini art tip of pencil figure

This was one of the coolest art exhibition I have seen in New York City. Located in SOHO at Broadway near 8th st. Too bad is going away soon. Go visit at 718 Broadway, New York, NY 10003. You can take the NYC Subway 6 train Astor Place or the R to 8th Street. A world where beauty lies in the tiniest of details. If you find yourself wandering the vibrant streets of New York City, make sure to carve out some time for an extraordinary experience: a visit to a small, beautiful miniature art exhibition. From microscopic landscapes to…

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NYC Marathon fans go bruno sign

Amidst the hustle and bustle of New York City, there’s a day when the rhythm of life slows down, and the heart of the city beats differently. It’s the day of the NYC Marathon, a day of unity, perseverance, and dreams. For those fortunate enough to walk through the vibrant streets of Brooklyn while the marathon unfolds, it’s a journey filled with emotion. As you amble through Brooklyn’s neighborhoods, your senses are overwhelmed by the sounds and sights of this extraordinary event. The cheers of the crowd, the rhythm of runners’ feet, and the triumphant smiles on their faces are…

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NYC Halloween decorations happy face pumpkin

Halloween in New York City is unlike any other, offering a unique blend of tradition, innovation, and the unmistakable Big Apple charm. In this blog post, we’ll explore what makes Halloween in NYC a truly exceptional experience, and why it’s a must-see event for anyone seeking a memorable holiday adventure. Halloween in New York City is not just a holiday; it’s a spectacle, a tradition, and a unique NYC moment. The city’s unparalleled energy, creativity, and acceptance come together to create an unforgettable experience. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, Halloween in NYC is a must-see event that will…

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The tenth numbers Rockefeller center NYC

Rockefeller Center is known for hosting various events, exhibitions, and installations throughout the year, including art exhibitions, seasonal decorations, and public art displays. The “Tenth Numbers Exhibition” is a recent one by Robert Indiana the creator of the iconic Love and Hope metal structures in New York City. Take a look a some photos I took during my walk in Manhattan NYC the other day. Rockefeller Center in the heart of New York City isn’t just a hub for business; it’s a dynamic canvas for art and a testament to human creativity. The center’s art exhibitions and public displays are…

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