S: PA to NY November 2011
FC: From PA | To NY | 2011
1: MEDA convention & NewYork city tour November 3-11 2011
2: Lancaster PA was our venue for the MEDA Convention 2011 What a gorgeous setting and beautiful sunny days as well.
4: Our tours were self guided as we shopped the many little towns along the way.
5: Horse & buggy shared the roads with us as the Amish still use them as their mode of transportation
8: Spent the afternoon driving through the country side, on Beautiful fall day.
10: So much character in all the beautiful stone and brick buildings. Along with the horse and bugy traffic made it quite relaxing.
13: Horse and bugies even made it to the malls, to get their needed supplies | Many Farms were using horses to work the land, very nostalgic.
14: More farm yards amongst the rolling hills.
15: Kids either walking or on scooters was the norm. Barn being built had a lone worker on it, thought we might see a building bee.
16: Homes with candles in each window, seemed very welcoming.
18: From the Amish country side to the concrete jungle of New York. | To that oh so familiar skyline. | Even went to NY Ranger game in MSG
19: And Carol in Forever XXI, happy happy. Times Square, you have to see it grasp the intrigue of it all. This curved building was 10 story video image.
20: More shots of Times Square, amazing church, interesting street names, and funky shoes. And of course TIM HORTONS Times Square New York City.
21: Building with their fire escapes decorating the skyline.
22: Subway the best way to get around, and was clean and very efficient.
23: Sky Line from the Ferry
24: Ferry trip takes you right by the Statue of Liberty
25: Staton Island Ferry
26: World Trade tower being rebuilt & helicopter flying over the Statue of Liberty
27: Watching the sun set from the Brooklyn Bridge
28: Sun set from the Brooklyn Bridge, with the silhouette Statue of Liberty.
29: Very interesting architecture every where, here this building looks like it is twisted into shape.
31: After a walk along the bridge a beautiful dinner on a outside patio in little Italy.
33: More Bridge shots just so can get the feel of the beautiful evening.
34: And of course a jog in Central Park. A highlight of our visit
37: NYC Central Park
39: A trip to the big Apple wouldn't be the same without a Broadway show, And a visit with Family, and a visit to Somerlea's favorite bakery.
41: Rice Pudding anyone? More flavors than you can imagine, this will be a stop we will not miss when in NYC
42: Then a subway trip to New Jersey. For a fabulous dinner with Somerlea, Esteban, and the pups. Definitely a highlight of our trip.
44: Our Fabulous hosts
45: And ending it with a competitive game of eight ball.