Travel Blogs from Brooklyn, United States

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October Morning, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

October Morning

A travel blog entry by jowegee1

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6 a.m., about 3 hours before my wife even wants to get up.  Still, the kids are loaded up and we meet our friends at our agreed upon starting point, and away we go.  Photo's from The Road Less Traveled  ...

New Skyline, New York, United States travel blog

New Skyline

A travel blog entry by pete-r

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... they were still loaded containers, so I didn't stay up to watch us leave the harbour. The lights of Manhattan and the Brooklyn Bridge were spectacular anyway, seen from our berth. They have loaded a lot more containers, so that although none of our ...

Flushing food tour, Chicago and much more!, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Flushing food tour, Chicago and much more!

A travel blog entry by rene77

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... Wednesday, 13th of February, Suzy (who I met at Madiba's) and I went to an event called "How to prepare a Mexican Feast" at the Brooklyn Brewery. Matt and I were supposed to go but as he was in Detroit it became a girls’ night out. There was a taco, ...

Less than three months to go...., Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Less than three months to go....

A travel blog entry by kristymatt

... final months prior to departure. If you'd prefer to get right to the good stuff - the trip -- feel free to skip the Brooklyn entries. This trip has rumbled around in our minds since traveling to Malaysia in May of 2001. We both loved the country and ...

Ghost Stories III, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Ghost Stories III

A travel blog entry by joelplotnek

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Halloween isn't until 31 October but like Christmas it gets a big build up, at least in Brooklyn where we are staying. Shops selling pumpkins, costumes and gore, spring up on every shopping strip and Ella has become a fan building up a collection. The ...

Jun 14, 2010, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Jun 14, 2010

A travel blog entry by dpakannie

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The Price of Fame, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

The Price of Fame

A travel blog entry by joelplotnek

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... search of some of the iconic landmarks we'd so far missed. We started with catching a different train on the advice of our Brooklyn host, Jacky, who tipped us off on the orange line which gave views going over the East River on Manhattan Bridge (as ...

Miami mayhem!, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Miami mayhem!

A travel blog entry by rene77

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On Tuesday afternoon Matt and I finally headed to Miami; ready for some sunshine! A two-hour delay due to a cancelled flight meant we didn't arrive at our hotel until around nine-thirty. We would have liked to explore more but after a bit of a walk we ...

The two reasons I love New York, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

The two reasons I love New York

A travel blog entry by kiaelise

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... it is so good. Moving on. Then there is this sandwich place called Saltie in the neighborhood of Williamsburg in Brooklyn.  These aren't any ordinary sandwiches, they are sandwiches made by the Gods.  The ingredients are untraditional from ...

Prologue, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Prologue

A travel blog entry by vdc

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... ;After the disappointment that came with our first and failed attempt to purchase an apartment in our beloved Brooklyn, we soon came to realize that we were actually facing an extraordinary window of opportunity. An opportunity to expose ...

My RAMONES moment, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

My RAMONES moment

A travel blog entry by ilari

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... 'ksi ollaan viimepostauksen jälkeen keretty käväistä Manhattanin luonnontieteellisessä museossa sekä Brooklyn Breweryssä, Williamsburghissa. Luonnontieteelliseen museoon posotettiin toissaviikolla aamutuimaan metrolla. Nykiläinen aamupala (kahvi + ...

Obama is President and we are leaving the country?, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Obama is President and we are leaving the country?

A travel blog entry by hugoanddenis

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... and hollering on the streets.  Union Square was ablaze with people yelling and jumping up and down. Our little corner of Brooklyn erupted into a spontaneous street party - we honked as we went by and everyone started cheering.  Wouldn't have missed any ...

Departure, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Departure

A travel blog entry by altnomad

April 4th 2008 I left New York without a thought for India. I simply wanted to get to JFK in time. I'd had two hours sleep-packing and trying to finish a book review-and had made no plans. I was to meet Leah in Amritsar a few days after ...

And the next adventure begins in T minus 70 min..., Brooklyn, United States travel blog

And the next adventure begins in T minus 70 min...

A travel blog entry by emohr74

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Welcome to my travel log. I leave for the airport in 1 hour! I will be volunteering for 3 weeks in India with Cross Cultural Solutions. If I survive the 17 hour fight you'll hear from me in a few days from the other side of the world. I've decided to go ...

Day 16 New York Tourist, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Day 16 New York Tourist

A travel blog entry by antonymgibson

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We hit the tourist highlights today, so blog is in dot point form. -Brooklyn Bridge -City Hall -Wall Street -Staten Island Ferry -Grand Central Station -Empire State Building -Ali met a couple from Nathalia at the Empire State Building. Came ...

Furniture sweet furniture!, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Furniture sweet furniture!

A travel blog entry by rene77

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Our furniture has arrived! Yay- our apartment really feels like home now. We've ordered some couches so once they arrive I’ll post some photos. Most things arrived last Monday – one day more and we would have been without our furniture for ...

Reality check!, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Reality check!

A travel blog entry by jakobahman

Paret jag bor hos verkade så rara.    Tjejen en turkiska som flyttade hit för 3 år sen och jobbar som modedesigner. Killen som verkade omogen och lite loseraktig, men trevlig. Tillsammans har de 4 månader gamla supersöta Vera. Mot mig var ...

So long Mike, hello Lance and Melissa!, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

So long Mike, hello Lance and Melissa!

A travel blog entry by joostschouten

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... night already. I hauled all my gear through the subway and down to Lance and Melissa's appartement in Williamsburg Brooklyn. From their roof you can look along williamsburg bridge onto Manhattan. Brooklynbridge in the background completes the view. ...

Happy New Year, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Happy New Year

A travel blog entry by libbycav

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... - Alan and I took a luxury dinner cruise on the Hudson and East Rivers in New York, enjoying the night lights of Manhattan, Brooklyn and New Jersey. The night was crisp and clear and the views were marvelous. We ended up watching the fireworks next to ...

Hanging in there, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Hanging in there

A travel blog entry by rene77

Up to Friday This week has been a bit of a roller-coaster ride of emotions! After putting in the application for the apartment, Matt's work said that instead of paying his relocation allowance immediately it wouldn’t be paid until 21st December. ...

It's a long time off..., Brooklyn, United States travel blog

It's a long time off...

A travel blog entry by kristymatt

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Just planning and waiting ...

Where Brooklyn at!?, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Where Brooklyn at!?

A travel blog entry by pennydeakin

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... had a dinner to go to afterwards (I don't know how they ever fit it all in!) and the others decided to check out Brooklyn a bit more. We decided that we hadn't done enough shopping and went back to Manhattan. The shopping is amazing here! It's not only ...

Apartment hunting, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Apartment hunting

A travel blog entry by rene77

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... away! It's on Atlantic Avenue which has great little shops, bars and restaurants and it also has a dog run for Lulu at Brooklyn Bridge Pier 6 - a 5 minute walk. Hope we get it… You can see it here http://www.corcoran.com/nyc/listings/display/2462943 ...

Matilda on Broadway, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Matilda on Broadway

A travel blog entry by joelplotnek

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... to Brooklyn this late but it was surprisingly full and the only thing that came close to concern was a drunk bum on a park bench in Brooklyn who was harmless enough. Still. I don't feel quite as safe here as in Paris or London and we were out late in ...

Brooklynn, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Brooklynn

A travel blog entry by kiteboarder

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I spent this day traveling on the New York Subway to see the Brooklyn Museum. As i traveled across the tracks the view from the train was intriguing. The windows let me view the River and surrounding areas of downtown Manhattan. Factories, Commercial Lots ...

Day 15 Brooklyn burns, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Day 15 Brooklyn burns

A travel blog entry by antonymgibson

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Well ok, so no bush fires, but it was 33 degrees (91 F) today, and it was hot.  We went for a walk in Prospect Park, and had to hide in the shade.  Luckily some of the playgrounds came equipped with cooling fountains.   The day had started early ...

Day 18 Toby refuses to eat, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Day 18 Toby refuses to eat

A travel blog entry by antonymgibson

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The day didn't start well, Toby decided that he didn't want breakfast, so after three different types of food, we gave up and head out to SoHo (South of Houston), for a day of shopping, glad we head out early, as the streets filled quickly with serious ...

Day 19 Three Strikes and out?, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Day 19 Three Strikes and out?

A travel blog entry by antonymgibson

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... Toby in a bad mood, we were too late to get to the start, and too late to buy tickets online. So third try was the Brooklyn Cyclones, the local Minor League team, playing at Coney Island in a playoff game, at 5pm. Ideal. So we headed in to Manhattan to ...

Pre-Trip Panic, Brooklyn and  the Bronx, United States travel blog

Pre-Trip Panic

A travel blog entry by akili

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It's 11:25pm the night before our 7:30 am flight to London to commence our trip. I just got off the phone w/Dionne (my partner in crime) and she has like 3 bags including a travel pillow for the trains. She's wondering how she's going to lug all that ...

Home, sweet home, Brooklyn, United States travel blog

Home, sweet home

A travel blog entry by rene77

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... deliveries so I could leave to go to pick up Lulu and Tigger. We thought we had organised for them to be delivered to us in Brooklyn, but when it wasn’t the case and they wanted to charge us another $600 we thought we’d get them ourselves! I ...

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