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50 million people live in the Northeast megalopolis, stretching from Boston to the suburbs of Washington, DC.
I spent a weekend in Boston in September.
Settled by Europeans since 1636, Providence, the capital of Rhode Island, is one of the oldest cities in the USA.
Hudson Highland is about an hour by train from Grand Central Terminal in New York City.
New York City is the largest city in the United States, and is located in the middle of the Megalopolis.
Princeton is best known as the location of Princeton University, which has been sited in the community since 1756.
Trenton is the state capital of New Jersey
After New York, Philadelphia is the largest city in the megalopolis.
Wilmington is the largest city of Delaware, and only 20 minutes by train from Philadelphia.
Baltimore is the largest city in Maryland, and located adjacent to Washington, DC.
Washington is the capital of the USA, and the center of a metropolitan area with almost 6 million people.
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.
Alexandria is located along the Western bank of the Potomac River, about 10 kilometer south of the capital's downtown.
More photos from the Big Apple.
Grand Central Terminal is the largest train station in the world in terms of number of platforms
I work at 515 Fifth Avenue, across the street from the New York Public Library and Bryant Park.
USS Intrepid is the main attraction at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum along the Hudson river.
The Hudson Highlands are mountains on both sides of the Hudson River in the state of New York.
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.
New York was in 2011 hit by both hurricane Irene and my birthday party.
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.
The 10 year anniversary of the attacks against the World Trade Center was marked several places in the city, including at Ground Zero.
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.
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.
I watched the 4th of July fireworks from my windows.
I invited my relatives to celebrate my 40th birthday in New York.
All three of Cunard Line's luxury ocean liners were gathered in New York on January 13th.