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I thought a hop over to Staten Island on the free ferry was in order...one of the few free things in New York!
The weather is finally beginning to be more like Fall now, so I wrapped up warm. I've been caught out lately...it is so changeable right now and unusual, according to locals who say it is normally cold and crisp by now...and I've been wearing t-shirts his trip!
Dunno why Staten has a reputation as uncool. It looked fine to me...25 minute ferry ...
... Hop Off Bus. We got to another 5 stops and then the bus broke down. So once again we walked! After a long walk we ended up at Madame Tussaud's. I have been to the one in London but it was Noel's first visit. We saw all of the usual, Brad and Angelina, William and Kate and a few other famous people. They do a really good job of making them look realistic.
We then headed back to our hotel, changed and then went out to dinner. We were in bed by about 10.30pm. Really ...
... flops. 08:30 HRS CHINATOWN! We are very very early and head out of Canal Street Station in search of a Chinese Breakfast. Eventually we find a small cafe - Mei Lan Wa (or something) and order won ton noodle soup - spring rolls and shrimp dumplings! ON TO THE BUDDIST TEMPLE. Are we in NYC or SHANGHAI? We enter a stereotypical Buddist Temple just as you would expect in Bangkok!!. Over 30 moralistic murals hang either side of the temple. One lists the four ...
... Behind, a charming older style bathroom and beyond that a large bedroom with door leading out to a walled courtyard under green leafy trees. Walk-in dressing room/robe off the bedroom. All furnished in a stylish and yet funky way, the 'host' Dennis, a lovely almost 60 yr old who looks 45 and was the first white guy to move into Harlem some 15yrs ago. We already wish we were here for longer than our 3 days!After ...
... museum and a few other things in the same day, not sure how this could happen, any way once in we mapped our way to the part we all wanted to see, but seeing more on our way through, a fab place, very busy...found a cafe "french" and had a some soup at the museum.
Finally our marked areas on the map where nearly ticked off and we where a bit sick of the busy crowd's.
We exit and walk back to home in the rain, yes still raining and even colder, we nearly had ...