On Saturday we went to Governor’s Island. It sits right in the middle of New York Harbour, a short 10 minute ferry ride from South Ferry at the bottom of Manhattan.
So we have a heat wave here in NYC, until Sunday…. we’re gonna melt. The authorities have even put out a heat advisory warning and set up cooling centres around the city. Doesn’t it look scary? What happened to the pretty sun icon… what’s with the fierce looking FIRE BALL thing?
Walking to the supermarket this evening, for the third time today, I passed the homeless girl on crutches with one leg…She’s always on our corner, I guess it’s a lucrative spot. ‘Can you help me?’ She says, waving her cardboard cup almost in my face.
Tomorrow my interview on the Expats Blog will be live so be sure to check it out, it was before I was sick so there’s funny in there :)… But today, I am sharing some budget friendly tourist ideas for seeing New York City.
It’s that time of year, when everyone breaks out the Christmas decorations, hang their lights and decorate their homes until they drop. New holiday movies come out, they show reruns of ‘A Charlie Brown’ everything and ‘A Christmas Story’, the apparent Christmas classic which is just weird to us ……..
Last year on Halloween we had a freak snowstorm. It was our only storm. 8 inches of wet snow on all those autumn leaves.. Yeah we had a couple of little snows over the rest of the winter but not much. It was a strange sight, Halloween trick or treating in snow boots? Yep, but we coped, and still got …