If you’ve been following this blog for a while you know that I’m a big fan of the High Line in New York – a 2,5 km long elevated park built on an abandoned freight rail line. But while the High Line might be the most popular elevated park, it wasn’t the first. The Promenade … More Paris. A walk along the Promenade Plantée – the original High Line.
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.
the high line in new york is not only a park which is perfect for a long walk (in summer and winter), it also offers great food, amazing views and lots of public art. some of it comissioned and produced by high line art, some of it street art on buildings nearby, some of it permanent, some … More nyc. chelsea. art on and around the high line.
the chelsea grasslands leading from section 1 to section 2 the chelsea thicket the seating steps and the lawn at 23rd street the manhattan mini storage ads around the high line are always fun the views along the streets and avenues: one of the best features of being on an elevated park on the philip … More nyc. chelsea. a walk along the high line. section 2.
walking up to the high line and towards the standard hotel at the gansevort street entrance. the melt bakery cart (their ice cream sandwiches are delicious) under the standard hotel and the diane von furstenberg headquarters the view along west 14th street with yayoi kusama’s “yellow trees” building in the background the diller-von-furstenberg sundeck -named after it’s sponsors diane … More nyc. manhattan. chelsea. a walk along the high line. (section 1 / september 2012)
a red velvet cupcake from sprinkles at GreenAcre park. greenacre is a pocket park on 51st street between second and first avenues. sprinkles cupcakes‘ only nyc location is 780 lexington avenue between 60th and 61st streets. [i walked from sprnkles to greenacre park along park avenue to see the 9 sculptures by niki de saint … More nyc. favorite food & places.
[all pics show parts of section 2 and things around it. the high line amazes me. every time i find new things, views and details I didn’t notice before. until next time, my love.] part I of my winter walk is here, other high line posts are here, here and here.
[i can not get enough of this park. it’s as beautiful in winter as in summer] see my previous posts about the high line here, here and here. more information at thehighline.org
sunday was a beautiful and sunny day. it really felt like spring. it was the perfect day to visit the high line, chill in a park, walk around the village and visit a flea market. and that’s exactly what i did.
1. the ice skating rink at rockefeller center / 2. lincoln center / 3. tiles for america / 4. shake shack at madison square park / 5. graffiti at 5pointz / 6. harlem / 7. inside the metropolitan museum of art / 8. 9/11 memorial / 9. statue of liberty seen from battery park / … More last weeks phone & twitter pics.