S: New York 2012
BC: Thanks to Colin and his amazing singing talent, for creating our purpose for this trip. Thanks to Karen & Greg, for their love and generosity that enabled everyone to have this wonderful experience!
FC: New York | New York | January 2012
1: "Come fly with me, let's fly, let's fly away"! | Thursday, January 12: We flew to NEW YORK! | Thursday, January 12: We flew to NEW YORK!
3: When we arrived at our hotel, the Doubletree Times Square, we discovered it was right in the middle of the busiest part of the city! | Times Square | Times Square
4: Amarone Ristorante | We ate an elegant dinner at a local Italian restaurant before our evening show.....
5: Back to the 80's! | Back to the 80's | The show was full of great music and fun for the whole family.
6: But wait! Where is COLIN??? | While Karen, Greg, Madison, Emily, and Cody are eating, watching shows, & touring, Colin is with the Martin Choir getting ready for their big performance at the Lincoln Center! | (Right) Singing at a local church | When they get a break from practicing, Colin and his friends get to enjoy a nice dinner and a night of dancing!
8: We visited the new September 11 memorial | Friday, January 13th | 911 | 911 | Friday, January 13th
9: never forget
10: Touring the city... | After the 911 Memorial, Karen buys Em & Madison an extra layer...they weren't prepared for the cold! Then we toured Wall Street and the big churches downtown. Meanwhile, The MHS Choir performs at one of the churches used by the police & fireman during 911.
11: Madison with the jacket Aunt Karen bought her and Emily at 911.
12: Next Stop, Tiffany's!
13: "Diamonds are a girl's best friend!"
14: American Girl
15: The Disney Store & St. Patrick's Cathedral
16: THE BIG APPLE | We have lunch at a yummy grill to renew our energy! | Lunch Time | Getting hungry
17: Let it snow, Let it snow, Let it snow. | Rockefeller Center
18: WICKED | Friday we went to the evening performance of Wicked on Broadway. The show was spectacular!
19: The Lion King on Broadway | ThE Lion King on Broadway | Saturday we went to see Lion King. It was even better than the movie!
22: After walking all over Central Park we went to the zoo and took a horse carriage ride through Central Park.
24: On Sunday, January 15 the Martin High School Choir prepares for their 2:00 PM performance at Avery Fisher Hall.
25: The Martin High School Choir blows the crowd away!
26: Here's some pictures of us snacking away at all the delicious restaurants we visited in New York.
27: Time to go home | Goodbye New York! | Monday January 16