The main reasons to go? To see the Charles James Beyond Fashion exhibition at The Met and to see American Ballet Theatre and New York City Ballet. I had a great time....so lets have a look at some photos:-
|Up above the clouds on the way to The Big Apple!|
|New York City from the roof top of the Met Museum.|
|Another vista from the roof garden.|
|It was "Fleet Week" when I arrived - the |
sailors were dressed just like Frank Sinatra
and Gene Kelly in "On The Town"!!!
|Times Square looms up!|
|Bright lights even in the day time.|
|A mini version of the Statue of Liberty|
- much easier to see than taking a
|More Fleet Week sailors - in the |
|A typical New York steam vent!|
|A lovely fountain on 5th or 6th.|
|An unusual sculpture in a window - I rather |
liked this winged angel.
|The Metropolitan Museum - I went 3 |
times...more of that later!
|Memorial Day weekend flags adorned the |
|The Prometheus at the Rockefeller Centre.|
|Pretty hydrangeas at the RC.|
|Dusk starts to fall on NYC and the |
Empire State Building is lit for the
Memorial Day weekend in the national
|The beautiful Chrysler Building - this |
has to be one of my most favourite
buildings on the planet!
|Some crazy vintage cars were parked up |
at Bryant Park
|Note the number plate - LUNATIC3! The cars |
were polished to within an inch of their lives
both outside and under the bonnet (hood).
|The ESB looked fabulous at night!|
|The real ESB on the left, a reflection on |
buildings on the right.
|NYPD Mounted Division takes a morning |
stroll "right down the middle" of 5th!
|A daytime ESB seen from Union Square.|
|As you know I adore outdoor markets and |
Union Square obliged albeit on a Monday
it is smaller than the weekend market.
|Lovely plants for sale at the market.|
|Trump tower - I would love to meet "The Donald" one day!! |
Next time we'll have a look at some of the
things you can buy in NYC!