Day 1. A week in New York City

As my birthday falls during the Christmas holiday period it's usual for me to receive Christmas / Birthday gifts rolled into one.  This can work well, especially when I opened a parcel to find an Expedia booking reference tucked into the bow of a box of chocolates!   How wonderful,  a week's holiday in New …

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Day 5. Riding the Roosevelt Tramway and walking the High Line, New York City

Following breakfast in Champs Deli we took the subway to the Upper East Side to ride the aerial tramway across the East River to Roosevelt Island.  The tramway is actually a cable car carrying up to 110 passengers every 15 minutes and the journey is included in the Metro pass.  The tramway reaches a height of …

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