Holiday Inn Hasbrouck Heights
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... bakery also. Passed a movie set and Elise was a great host explaining the many aspects of filming. As the girls would say lots of "Chat n chew" coming up! We then ventured to Aidan and Steve's bar and had cosmopolitans! So good! Taxi drive held adventures with a crime scene flagged off as there had been a shooting (only in New York). Drinkies at the rooftop 'the standard' in the meatpacking district .... Amazing views ! ...
... view! Incredible! Legs ached like a ***** when I got home though and only got about 4 hours sleep, but heeeyy, let's just hope it doesn't effect me the day after aha!! Outlet centre was unequalled in terms of awesomeness. Got a pair of Abercrombie shorts for under $10!! And a juicy couture dress for like $26! Like whaaa?? And a Victoria secret bandeau for $2.99! That's like £2!!!!! Accidentally bought 2 Victoria secret key rings instead of one (oops!) but can ...
... great view and down the river towards liberty and disembark on the pier near Wall Street which was 2 blocks up.
Meandered up Wall and then sought out the bull.
Back to the room afterwards so we can chill down a bit. It's hot and it's great!
For dinner I booked us in for Korean and it was delicious. Nice and fresh. We were quite exhausted so headed home for an early ...
... and lo, what do we find but a candyfloss vendor... Not a bagel in sight!!!
CJ is delighted to see the iconic horse and carriages, we even manage to find the carousel with traditional pipe organ music, a delight to behold..
Now on a sugar high.. the world is such a wonderful place... I am even permitted to have an ice cream.
Then as if life for CJ can't get any better... we pause for a rest from our walk and suddenly ...
... get on a different line which would then take us up to Times Square. (The plan was to go to Times Square and walk a couple of blocks down to get a chai tea latte from the coffee bean and tea leaf cafe). So we decide to catch the downtown train... We enter the station (and yes our cards worked fine!) but we see that the next train only comes in 13 minutes... And by the time we got on it, changed at another station, etc, it would probably take us an hour to get back to ...
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