While in NYC last March I choose to visit Roosevelt Island, a 2-miles-long island which lies in the East River between Manhattan and Queens. To get to the island you can either take the subway to the Roosevelt Island stop (F train) or take the Roosevelt Island tram at 59th Street / 2nd Avenue. The … More NYC. Roosevelt Island.
“The shortest railway in the world” is located in the Bunker Hill neighborhood of Downtown Los Angeles and connects South Hill Street with South Grand Avenue. The funicular, which dates back to 1901, costs only 0.5$ for the short ride (only 300 feet) up and down the hill. The closest metro stations are Pershing Square … More Los Angeles. Bunker Hill. Angels Flight.
[Just a few photos I took in the Alfama after I visited the flea market “Feira da Ladra” on my trip to Portugal last year in May. I’ll be back in Lisbon in September and am already counting down the days. 🙂 ] Related articles Cologne. Rheinauhafen. Patrice. Sunrise Concert. italy. bologna, florence, … More Portugal. Lisbon. Alfama.