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Honeymoon

Brady and I went for our honeymoon this part January and it was so amazing. We decided to go to Mexico for two weeks because a) it was our honeymoon and b) it was Brady’s first ever vacation!! 429 more words

The Flatiron - what's in the name?

Architect Daniel H. Burnham

Date 1902

What better way to advertise a successful company than to have a striking building bear its name! The Fuller Company, one of the largest construction companies in the United States (aka the world), erected a highly unusual building to house its headquarters that was to be called the Fuller Building. 926 more words

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The Plaza - Where Nothing Unimportant Ever Happens

It was once said that “Nothing unimportant ever happens in the Plaza.” One of America’s finest and most celebrated luxury hotels, it has the distinction of being the one and only. 1,366 more words

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The Empire State Building - the Eighth Wonder of the World saved by a Hollywood movie

Tallest in the world for 41 years and saved by King Kong…

Location: 350 5th Ave between 33rd and 34th Streets
Built: 1931… 906 more words

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"Mesopotamian" in Manhattan

Although New York skyscrapers bear no restraint in height or a lack of diversity in architectural influences, colorful they are not! What separates the Fred F. 406 more words

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Tiffany Blue

If you ever wanted to paint a room with that delicate shade of robin egg blue – you are fresh out of luck! Pantone color No. 619 more words

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