Battery Park, aka The Battery, is a piece of history lasting four centuries that tells the story of New York, its people, and the beginnings of our diverse nation. You could easily overlook its importance if you didn’t know any better, but I’m hoping this post will motivate you to get to know it better.
It’s no secret that we love finding waterfalls, but this time we found a waterfall and a man-made engineering marvel! Introducing the impressive and beautiful Croton Gorge Park in New York’s Hudson Valley.
The state of New York is as diverse as its citizens and their pride shines through with the state’s anthem, “I Love New York.” It’s biggest city has been affectionately called “The Big Apple” and it is iconically referred to as “The Empire State.” How could 20 million people be wrong?
There’s an ache in my chest as I witness my city silenced for the second time in my life. It’s Friday. Rush hour. You can hear a pin drop. The shadows are heavy. The mirrored reflections are motionless.