Monday, April 09, 2007
About the only decent photographable sight visible from the top of the Empire State Building is the nearby Chrysler Building, seen above through my telephoto lens and below in wide-shot.
Below is the view looking northward towards Central Park with the George Washington bridge over the Hudson River in the distance towards the top left.
And here's the view looking in the other direction (south) towards the financial district, with the Brooklyn Bridge over the East River to the left of shot.
Finally, to prove that we were actually there, here's Brett and me...
Sunday, April 08, 2007
Here we see the staff enjoying the opportunity of Easter to dress up a little...
Saturday, April 07, 2007
Saturday morning we spent strolling through Central Park. It's a very popular spot for New York's joggers, cyclists and roller-bladers and we even saw a couple of roller-skiers!
More traditional pastimes were also going on and we spent a while watching baseball practice on the North Meadow playing fields.
There's also a large section of unmanaged woodlands where you can see quite a bit of wildlife.