Category Archives: New York City

East Village

The shop fronts in East Village and the Lower East Side are beautiful. My snapshot photographs not do it any justice. I miss my SLR camera.

East Village

The shop fronts in East Village and the Lower East Side are beautiful. My snapshot photographs not do it any justice. I miss my SLR camera.

China Town

I guess China Town is a must-see. But a quick run through is enough. I enjoyed the dumplings, though.

China Town

I guess China Town is a must-see. But a quick run through is enough. I enjoyed the dumplings, though.

The Financial District

After our Staten Island ferry ride we browsed Downtown Manhattan neighborhoods, starting with The Financial District.

The Financial District

After our Staten Island ferry ride we browsed Downtown Manhattan neighborhoods, starting with The Financial District.

Staten Island Ferry

Staten Island Ferry runs between Manhattan (from the Financial District) to Staten Island FOR FREE everyday. It’s one way to see the Statue of Liberty. And it’s a great way to get some perspective on the Island of Manhattan. Laura and I

Staten Island Ferry

Staten Island Ferry runs between Manhattan (from the Financial District) to Staten Island FOR FREE everyday. It’s one way to see the Statue of Liberty. And it’s a great way to get some perspective on the Island of Manhattan. Laura and I

Brooklyn Museum

The first Saturday night of every month is Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum. This means free entry and a line-up of free programs from 5 to 11pm. Unfortunately we were a bit late so I missed the curator’s

Brooklyn Museum

The first Saturday night of every month is Target First Saturday at the Brooklyn Museum. This means free entry and a line-up of free programs from 5 to 11pm. Unfortunately we were a bit late so I missed the curator’s

East Williamsburg

The past weekend my friend Laura and I stayed at a hostel in East Williamsburg. I was impressed by the cleanliness and hipness of the relatively affordable New York Loft Hostel . But the location on the outskirts of Williamsburg,

East Williamsburg

The past weekend my friend Laura and I stayed at a hostel in East Williamsburg. I was impressed by the cleanliness and hipness of the relatively affordable New York Loft Hostel . But the location on the outskirts of Williamsburg,

K-On!

My nephew Louis loves anime. He recently added the members of super cute K-On! girl band to his collection. I can’t get over how cute they are.

K-On!

My nephew Louis loves anime. He recently added the members of super cute K-On! girl band to his collection. I can’t get over how cute they are.

Kittie Kat & Camo

Kittie Kat and Camo are the Engelbrecht’s cats. They are super cute and very lovable. I feel at home whenever there are cats around.

Kittie Kat & Camo

Kittie Kat and Camo are the Engelbrecht’s cats. They are super cute and very lovable. I feel at home whenever there are cats around.

Brooklyn

Brooklyn is great. I stayed with my South African friend Yolandi at her cool studio style apartment in Williamsburg. I wouldn’t mind living there. We had a late brunch at a delightful French restaurant. In the evening Yolandi and I

Brooklyn

Brooklyn is great. I stayed with my South African friend Yolandi at her cool studio style apartment in Williamsburg. I wouldn’t mind living there. We had a late brunch at a delightful French restaurant. In the evening Yolandi and I