Bateaux New York sailing across Hudson River

Bateaux New York sailing across Hudson River  |  New York City  |  The ultimate dining cruise in New York City. You’ve never seen New York’s world-renowned skyline quite like this. The most up-close views, separated only by glass windows and water. Splendid variety of live music. Outstanding service. All aboard our European-inspired Bateaux New York. You can be certain our magnificent all-glass vessel will leave a lasting impression. Continue reading Bateaux New York sailing across Hudson River

Just another beautiful Summer Day in New York

Just another beautiful Summer Day in New York |  Battery Park & Chelsea Piers, New York |  Saturdays and Sundays are usually the days I take to myself, during the summer, to go running along Chelsea Piers, Hudson River Park and Battery Park, from 25th Street to the World Trade Center and back. During the four years that I have been already in New York, I have seen so much change and improvement in this area, with a focus on health, sports and outdoor activities, something that living in Big Apple, for many reasons you learn to cherish, use and abuse. (photo above is the new section of the Hudson River Park on Chelsea between 23rd and 21st Streets in connection with the Chelsea Piers complex and Marina). Continue reading Just another beautiful Summer Day in New York

Pier 54 getting ready for Gay Pride NY

Pier 54 getting ready for Gay Pride NY | New York, Chelsea Piers |  And the count down began. The tents are up, the stage is being built and the trucks are on the pier unloading the music and light system, for next weekend Dance on the Pier 2011 event. Dance on the Pier takes place right after the Gay Pride MARCH which takes place along 5ht Avenue from 36th Street  ending at Christopher & Greenwich Streets. And this year it promises to be HUGE being the unofficial rumors around, that Gay Marriage will be approved in New York during the course of next week. So all the good reasons to go out celebrate an be proud. Continue reading Pier 54 getting ready for Gay Pride NY

AIC Buiding – New York, Chelsea

AIC Buiding – New York, Chelsea  |  New York, United States  |  The IAC Builidng, a true landmark of the Chelsea Piers was designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry, and completed in 2007. The early sketches of the building date from 2004. But the DID YOU KNOW.? fact of this building is: Did you know that he inspiration for the design of this iconic building was to resemble the actual form of the iceberg that caused the sinking of the TITANICChelsea Piers is a series of historic piers on the West Side of Manhattan in New York City that was a passenger ship terminal in the early 1900s that was used by the RMS Lusitania and was the destination of the Titanic. The piers are currently used by the Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex. The new complex includes film and television production facilities, including those for CBS College Sports Network and Food Network, a health club, a day spa, the city’s largest training center for gymnastics, two basketball courts, playing fields for indoor lacrosse and soccer, batting cages, a rock climbing wall and dance studios. In addition there is an AMF Bowling center, a golf club with multi-story driving range, and two full sized ice rinks for skating. It is located in the Chelsea neighborhood, on the northern edge of Greenwich Village and the Meatpacking District. For more information: http://www.iacbuilding.com CM @ Carlos Melia Recommends

 

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