October Monthly Archives

Desert-ish

Cabo San Lucas, you’ve been real !!! Last day today and I intend to take full advantage ! Tomorrow we are leaving for Tuxtla Gutierrez, the capital of Chiapas, to visit the Sumidero Canyon ! Our initial plan was to visit Isla Marietta near Puerto Vallerta, but because of Patricia, well, we had to change our plans !! Which in the end, I think it’s …

Hourglass silhouette

City Hall Park is a well maintained little land of green in the middle of the Civic Center. Surrounded by centuries old government buildings, the park is a nice little retreat or a scenic route to get thru downtown Manhattan !! It’s most of the time quite deserted but it can get pretty busy during lunch hour with government workers, lawyers and jury members grabbing …

Half & half

Ah Central Park !! I can’t get enough of this amazingly beautiful park ! The leaves are slowly changing their colours for fiery ones ! It smells fresh and feels peaceful ! Being here, you totally forget about the concrete jungle surrounding the park ! It’s a magnificent maze that you can easily and happily get lost in ! Every path leads to a new …

Autumn colours

9/11 was a tragedy that the United States will never forget, especially here in NYC. For some, the event took their last breath, for others, it took their beloved. Even though it happened almost 15 years ago, the memorial carries, to this day, a lot of emotions ! The reconstruction took a few years but now, New York is stronger than ever ! The memorial …

Effet de grandeur

Empire state of mind is the feeling you get when looking at the Empire State Building ! Ok, not as romantic as the Eiffel Tower, but it carries a lot of weight !!! I mean, it’s the Empire State Building, one of the biggest landmarks in New York City !! For nearly 40 years, it was the tallest building worldwide, until the World Trade Center …