Walking along Brooklyn Bridge and DUMBO is a great, cheap day out that pleases kids and grandparents alike, something not easily achieved!
I’ve blogged about it before, as walking across Brooklyn Bridge is invariably high on any New York guide book’s recommended to do list. It’s high and narrow enough to feel quite exciting, with fantastic 360 degree views. It is also free. Continue reading “Brooklyn Bridge and DUMBO – itinerary for a great day out for all generations”
Carousels are endlessly popular with our two girls, it is their ultimate weekend treat. In case any of you are in a similar boat, here are three of our local favourites:
SeaGlass Carousel, Battery Park
Continue reading “Three great carousels in New York”
It was C’s birthday last week (well, he claims the whole of May as His Month, but I try to keep it down to the week), and his brother flew over from Hong Kong to celebrate it with us. C’s brother has already seen most of the classic NY tourist spots, so we concentrated on food.
Smorgusburg at Williamsburg (Brooklyn taxis are green. Who knew?)
Continue reading “Day out for greedy foodies at Williamsburg’s Smorgusburg”
Swapping balaclavas for sunglasses
Literally over night, Winter has
finally shoved off and given way to Spring. Continue reading “The Sound of Melting Snow”