Wait, there’s more NYC Polaroid love! GP and I have also been listening to Vampire Weekend’s new song, Step, since it came out a few days ago. I’m especially in love with the music video since – guess what?! – it’s all about New York City and we can’t wait to be back!
As Billy Bragg once said: “You can experience the download but you can’t download the experience.” In other words, YouTube parties can hardly qualify as a substitute for the real thing. A couple of weeks ago, we took part in the self-proclaimed “Happiest 5K on the Planet” aka “The Color Run”, a family-friendly fun run for those who don’t mind being a human canvas. Oh, it was no YouTube clip. It was real and it was awesome. Each kilometre of […]
Our little Big Apple series now plunges into its final stretch. Thanks for following along! (And you can also read all our New York posts from the beginning here). Looking through these photos definitely validates my love for this fascinating city. It may get ridiculously freezing there when it’s cold, or so humid your face is falling off when it’s hot… It may have excessive amounts of rubbish and rats everywhere (Oh rats… I really hate rats), but this place […]
My New York posts wouldn’t be complete without views from the Empire State Building. The incredible twinkling sea of the Manhattan lights. The Brooklyn Bridge all lit up. And the Statue of Liberty in the distance… In the movie An Affair to Remember, Deborah Kerr says to Garry Grant: “It’s the nearest thing to heaven we have in New York.” And it’s so true! (If heaven was very cold and very windy though). Absolutely amazing!