Month: September 2012

The Big Apple

The really big Apple in New York is of course the Apple store. In fact there are 2 stores there so today we visited both. Our first stop was at the one in Grand Central […]

Day 29 – More Manhattan

I woke just before 7:00 am but I could hear Majella snoring so I rolled over and closed my eyes. It was 8:00 am before I woke again. Majella was still snoring and seemed strangely […]

Day 28 – Manhattan

After our exertions of yesterday we slept a bit later than usual but were moving well before 8:00 am. The hotel tarriff did not include breakfast so, rather than bother with a big breakfast in […]

A day in the city

The two main things I wanted to do in New York today were to visit the 9/11 memorial and get to see a Broadway show. We did both, plus do a lot of walking around […]

New York

Our short trip into New York today took a lot longer than expected as we were delayed by flash flooding caused by a heavy downpour about 40km out of the city. I drove through a […]

Day 24 – More Massachusetts

Our destination today was Cape Cod, still in Massachusetts and, according to Google Maps, a bit more than 2 hours drive from Cohassett. On that basis we had accepted the offer of a tour around […]