Monthly Archives: October 2010

New York – Top of the Rock

At the top of the main building of the Rockefeller Center complex you have the Top of the Rock observation deck – http://www.topoftherocknyc.com – which gives the best panoramic views of NYC. I think mum found it a bit much … Continue reading

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New York – Central Park Zoo

Molly wanted to visit Central Park Zoo because of her Madagascar Movie memories.  However to her surprise when we visited the Zoo there was no lion, hippo, zebra or giraffe 🙂

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New York – Statue of Liberty

Of course we had to do the trip out to the Statue of Liberty – it was worth it to see how she was built – I was fascinated to understand Eiffel was the engineer that designed the structural steel … Continue reading

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New York – Initial Impressions

The AmTrack train from Washington DC to New York was an easy 3 hour trip supported by a very leathery microwaved veggie burger from the Cafe Carriage – the girls had the right idea buying salads at the station before … Continue reading

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New York – Serendipity 3

I fell behind in my blog entries once we got to New York – I guess that is the nature of New York, such an intense city that you don’t get the time. On our last night in New York … Continue reading

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Washington – The Willard

After 9 nights in the RV is was a pleasant surprise to check into The Willard (Intercontinental) and then be upgraded to a corner suite – separate bedroom and lounge / dining room and lots of space.  Mum and dad … Continue reading

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Washington by Night

After bike riding we called into the Washington Natural History Museum – the kids relived moments from the Night at the Museum film as exhibits used in the film were also marked accordingly. Monday night we went to the Old … Continue reading

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