I didn't capture the varmint in action, but I did photograph several other iconic New York images.
For some reason walking across the Brooklyn Bridge topped Kellie's list of excursions for our second (and final) day in the city.
|Brian and Kellie|
It was HOT and HUMID, but we persevered to the first tower and sought refuge in its shade.
|Travis and Abby|
Does any one know the significance of these locks clamped on several protruding metal pieces?
Along with our sweltering hike across the Brooklyn Bridge, we took in the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island via the Staten Island Ferry.
|The Statue of Liberty|
|Brian and Abby|
|Travis and Kellie|
The blocks surrounding those two tallest buildings were another destination--the 9/11 Memorial and the site of the new World Trade Center. At the time of our visit only the two pools set in the footprints of the original Twin Towers were open.
It is a beautiful and solemn space.
There are two other images captured on my iPhone that I want to share.
There was never any question when we were in the Fashion District and this parking garage definitely caught my attention.
We really loved walking the streets of New York City and especially riding the subway--even if it did include that infamous rat.