Tag Archives: New York

David Bowie – Icon, Genius, Influencer

I awoke on the 10th January 2016 ready to open my birthday messages but was instead stunned to hear the news that David Bowie had passed away. As the news sunk in and I listened to Blackstar & Lazarus from the album that had just been released, tears filled my eyes. These songs from the […]

Monday Morning Blues – The Chrysler Building in New York City

I took this shot in January 2018. One of many iconic buildings in the city, it evokes the special buzz you only get when visiting the Big Apple.

Happy Independence Day! – New York City

I hope that all my US readers are having a wonderful day. My nephew married a lovely lady from Chicago yesterday, so we got our celebrations in a day early. Here’s a gallery of pictures from perhaps my favourite city in the world – New York.

Town Hall Square Christmas Tree, Tallinn, Estonia

Merry Christmas – Christmas Trees On My Travels

Tallinn Krakow Salzburg New York Paris Prague London Iceland Bath Cologne

Wordless Wednesday – Ice Skating, Central Park, New York

My Top Ten Big Cities Outside Europe #4 – New York, USA

New York City Rather like Paris, Rome & London, you instantly feel as if you on a film set when you arrive in the Big Apple, such are the number of great films set in the city over the years. The biggest joy for me in being there is just living like a New Yorker […]

Monday Morning Blues – The Statue of Liberty, New York

This week’s picture comes from a January 18 visit to the Big Apple. An unusual angle but I love the contrast between the green and the blue.

Monday Morning Blues – Ellis Island, New York

Today’s photo to beat the Monday morning blues comes from my January 2018 trip to New York City. Ellis Island was of course the entry point for thousands of immigrants who left their homes in Europe to start a new life in USA. From 1892 to 1954, it processed approximately 12 million immigrants. Initially the […]

Statue of Liberty, New York

Thanksgiving Day – USA

The States is a land not much travelled so far by yours truly. I am very thankful that I have been to New York City, New Orleans, Miami, Los Angeles, Orlando, Tampa, Fort Lauderdale, Minneapolis and Cape Canaveral on work related trips, but I yearn to do some Amtrak journeys one day, whilst San Francisco […]

My Top Ten Big Cities Outside Europe #4 – New York, USA

New York City Rather like Paris, Rome & London, you instantly feel as if you on a film set when you arrive in the Big Apple, such are the number of great films set in the city over the years. The biggest joy for me in being there is just living like a New Yorker […]