I just came back from my trip to New York and Madrid. For the first 3 nights I stayed at the Bowery House: a former flop-house now turned into a stylish hostel. The rooms (cabins) do not have a ceiling and only thin walls but the price (~$75/night) and location are unbeatable. I loved their … More NYC. Recap & favourite Instagrams. May 2015 – Day 1-5
Some things I can’t wait to do again: (1) Visit the Broolyn Flea in Fort Greene on a Saturday // (2) visit Smorgasburg in Brooklyn Bridge Park // (3) walk along the High Line // (4) 125th Street in Harlem // (5) see the artwork on the roof of the MET // (6) visit Coney Island if … More Upcoming trip: New York. New things to see, revisiting old favorites and eating lots of unhealthy food
A few random NYC photos from my last trip back in March: 1. my all time favourite view from the High Line along 10th Avenue // 2. at the Roosvelt Island tram stop at 2nd Avenue and 59th // 3. Pigeons at Central Park South // 4. Chrysler Building // 5. Comandante Biggie mural at the … More New York. New York.
After my week in Florida I flew to New York for 3 days, where I stayed at the wonderful Jane Hotel in the West Village. The rooms are teeny tiny, but equipped with everything you need and the staff is super friendly and helpful. Even though it was slightly over my budget (120$ per night) … More New York. Recap and favourite Instas.
From the website: “… The Flea’s Fort Greene flagship location features 150 vendors every Saturday from April through November. The 40,000-square-foot schoolyard at Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School is part vintage bazaar, part hipster hang, part old-fashioned town square, and part food bonanza. …”
The campus of the Pratt Institute is not only a great place for students to study but also a public park and sculpture garden. About 60 sculptures are placed on the campus in Clinton Hill, making it the biggest sculpture garden in NYC. The artworks of artists such as Mar di Suvero, Ann Son or … More NYC. Brooklyn. Clinton Hill. The Pratt Institute. Sculpture Garden.
here‘s another post about williamsburg and its street art. 🙂 . Related articles nyc. manhattan and brooklyn seen from the east river ferry. nyc. manhattan. public art. the wall in soho. nyc. queens. long island city. the pepsi cola sign. nyc. manhattan. in the village.
the east river ferry stops at wall street in the financial district, in dumbo at brooklyn bridge park, in south and north williamsburg, in greenpoint, in long island city in queens and at 34th street in manhattan. a single ride costs $4. more information can be found here. [all photos were taken on one of … More nyc. manhattan and brooklyn seen from the east river ferry.
[all pictures were taken within the last 3 years, in north williamsburg between bedford avenue and the east river] related and nearby: the abandoned building on kent avenue (part one and part two) and the india street murals in greenpoint.
more pictures from coney island can be found here and here.