New York City

2013 – Northeast megalopolis, USA

50 million people live in the Northeast megalopolis, stretching from Boston to the suburbs of Washington, DC.
Boston, Massachusetts

I spent a weekend in Boston in September.

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Providence, Rhode Island

Settled by Europeans since 1636, Providence, the capital of Rhode Island, is one of the oldest cities in the USA.

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Hudson Highland, New York

Hudson Highland is about an hour by train from Grand Central Terminal in New York City.

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New York City, New York

New York City is the largest city in the United States, and is located in the middle of the Megalopolis.

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Princeton, New Jersey

Princeton is best known as the location of Princeton University, which has been sited in the community since 1756.

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Trenton, New Jersey

Trenton is the state capital of New Jersey

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

After New York, Philadelphia is the largest city in the megalopolis.

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Wilmington, Delaware

Wilmington is the largest city of Delaware, and only 20 minutes by train from Philadelphia.

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Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore is the largest city in Maryland, and located adjacent to Washington, DC.

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Washington, DC

Washington is the capital of the USA, and the center of a metropolitan area with almost 6 million people.

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Arlington, Virginia

Arlington County is home to the world's largest office building, the Pentagon, and one of the largest cemeteries in the world, Arlington National Cemetery.

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Alexandria, Virginia

Alexandria is located along the Western bank of the Potomac River, about 10 kilometer south of the capital's downtown.

12 photos.

Key West

2012 – Florida, USA

Florida Keys

I drove from Fort Lauderdale all the way to Key West, which is 140 km from Cuba.

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The Everglades are a natural region of subtropical wetlands in the southern portion of Florida.

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2012 – New York State, USA


Albany is the state capital of New York.

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Troy is a small city about 15 kilometer north of Albany, on the eastern bank of the Hudson River.

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Fire Island

Fire Island is a popular summer destination for New Yorkers.

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New York City, NY

2012 – New York City, USA

More photos from the Big Apple.
Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal is the largest train station in the world in terms of number of platforms

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The office

I work at 515 Fifth Avenue, across the street from the New York Public Library and Bryant Park.

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USS Intrepid

USS Intrepid is the main attraction at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum along the Hudson river.

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Coney Island

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Hudson Highland

2011 – Hudson Highlands, New York, USA

The Hudson Highlands are mountains on both sides of the Hudson River in the state of New York.
Bull Hill

Bull Hill, also known as Mount Taurus, is a perfect place for a day trip from New York City. It is located near Cold Spring, about an hour train ride from the big city.

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New York City

2011 – New York City, USA

New York was in 2011 hit by both hurricane Irene and my birthday party.
stillspotting (      ) nyc

Estonian composer Arvo Pärt and U.S. and Norway–based architecture firm Snøhetta collaborated in September to create urban soundscapes that explored the relationship between space and sound.

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9/11 remembered

The 10 year anniversary of the attacks against the World Trade Center was marked several places in the city, including at Ground Zero.

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Hurricane Irene

After sweeping through the Caribbean, Hurricane Irene made a direct hit on New York City on August 28th. But it was downgraded to a tropical storm just before reaching the city.

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Twice a year, the setting sun aligns with the east–west streets of the main street grid of Manhattan. This is referred to as Manhattanhenge, or Manhattan Solstice.

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4th of July Fireworks

I watched the 4th of July fireworks from my windows.

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Birthday party

I invited my relatives to celebrate my 40th birthday in New York.

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3 Queens and a Lady

All three of Cunard Line's luxury ocean liners were gathered in New York on January 13th.

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