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... was a rousing political speech by the Brooklyn Borough President, Eric Adams.
At the end of the concert we piled onto the historic replica trolley car for a tour of the cemetery. It has almost 500 acres and some of the wealthier gravesites are very elaborate.
... Italy and Chinatown. It was amazing how different it was walking round one corner in little Italy and turning and finding yourself in China! Some of the food on the side of the street was bizarre to look at, including a bucket of live frogs! We then had a look at the courthouses and made our way towards the 911 memorial area. Seeing the freedom tower in person is really quite a sight, and the sense of what had happened in the area in 2001 was ...
Our seats turned out to be together after all, on the ground floor with a great view of the stage. The Schubert is a small intimate theater and so part of the performance happens in the aisle as well as the stage. This made for a fun show. All the children actors were amazing and some were only 10 years old! They danced and sang and had endless lines. It is a fast moving performance and it was dazzling to see these kids do all these things. ...
... and showed us the longest item in the museum (a giant blue whale display hanging from the roof), the heaviest item (a giant meteor that's a bazillion years old), and the smallest (some fancy small little diamond things that came out of some even fancier specific rock).
We also saw some amazing taxidermy displays, a bunch of fossils, Indian and Asian displays, the Dum Dum statue from the movie (which is awesome, yet not at all easy to find unlike in ...
... if we wanted to see it all. I still didn't see it all, but I got around the whole track before 5pm. The Jacqueline Onassis Reservoir is really big but there was no activity on there. Just a fountain, so I assume people are not allowed to use it.
We left the park around 5ish and walked down Broadway. There was a big market there, similar to a St. Kilda Market situation, only there was ...
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