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New York: Staten Island Ferry and the Statue of Liberty

So NY has bucket loads of cool sights to sink your grotty little teeth into. It feels like your walking around a television set, every stereotype in the book. 405 more words



Staten Island Ferry, New York © Steven Willard

It was years before I moved to Connecticut, 1971 in fact. I had decided to take my new motorcycle on a tour; Houston, Texas all the way to Maine, stopping to visit friends along the way. 333 more words

New York Photo Diary Eighteen

Kristen and I spent most of Friday exploring lower Manhattan, but we decided to take the Staten Island Ferry and back to get a closer glimpse of the Statue of Liberty. 90 more words


Finding Peace in NYC

With paper thin apartment walls and “chill” coffee shops that blast music, it’s nearly impossible to find a truly peaceful place in the city. And with all of the creative inspiration provided by the city, moments of introspection are sacred. 486 more words

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USA 2013: New York - Another view of The Statue of Liberty

What perfect timing! The Statue of Liberty was closed due to Hurricane Sandy and was scheduled to re-open on July 4th, a week after we visited New York. 246 more words

USA 2013

Ferry Bad Situation

The Staten Island Ferry is more than just another mode of transportation. It’s a tourist attraction and an iconic presence in New York Harbor. Yes, it’s an institution. 389 more words

The Princess and the Geek - for Prom Season


The Princess and the Geek – May 1963 – At the Ft. Hamilton High School Prom. 


Did you ever think about how you got to where you are? 864 more words