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Out and About in New York City

We packed a lot into three days in New York City: a Big Apple Greeter welcome to New York City, an afternoon in Central Park, a morning at PhotoExpo Plus 2014 and a stroll along the High Line. During our whirlwind stay we also saw two shows, enjoyed some fabulous meals, did a little shopping…

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NYC High Line

I needed a nature break after spending a few hours on the crowded floor of PhotoPlus Expo. On the strength of a neighbour’s recommendation, we headed south from the Javits Center to New York’s elevated urban park, the High Line. We began our exploration at the north end, along the recently completed High Line at…

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An Afternoon in Central Park

I can’t think of a more enjoyable way to spend a beautiful fall afternoon in New York City than wandering through Central Park – watching people, photographing autumn leaves and collecting the information to log some geocaches. We exited the park along Museum Mile, where the cost of leasing a spot for a hotdog stand…

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Welcome to New York City

Flying towards the distant lights of New York City, I thought about our last visit to the “City that Never Sleeps”, eighteen years ago. We brought our (then) six-month old, his stroller and all the other paraphernalia that seems to accumulate around babies like the cloud of dust that floats along with Pig-Pen. Flash-forward eighteen…

Geocaching Around the World – Florida

We’re about to embark on the trip of a lifetime…National Geographic’s “Around the World by Private Jet” excursion to 10 countries in 22 days. In the company of 69 fellow travellers, we depart from Orlando tomorrow morning, headed for Peru. But since our last visit to Florida was before we discovered the parallel universe of…