New York, New York!

It’s not often that we get super excited about traveling to certain cities but this was different. We we’re finally going to visit New York!

From Baltimore, we took a quick 1-hour flight to JFK. The view from the descent was spectacular.


From JFK, we took the AirTran and subway to get to our hotel in Park Avenue, The Waldorf Astoria.

IMG_2876 IMG_2879 IMG_2881

The Hyatt lobby was impressive!


After checking in, we quickly headed out to explore the attractions near us. We visited St. Patricks Cathedral, Rockefeller Building, Radio City Music Hall, Times Square & Grand Central Station! We also tried out Five Guys burgers and bought discounted tickets for Les Miserables that night.

IMG_2907 IMG_2908 IMG_2913 IMG_2919 IMG_2920 IMG_2932 IMG_2935 IMG_2939 IMG_2940 IMG_2942

After the show, we met up with our good friend RC who showed us around the city some more. We ended up eating at The Halal Guys food stand and the beef with rice was amazingggg.

IMG_2949 IMG_2950 IMG_2955 IMG_2962 IMG_2979 IMG_2981

The next day, we started our day with a visit to Central Park!

IMG_2986 IMG_2997

We then visited Ground Zero and went inside the museum..

IMG_3008 IMG_3009 IMG_3013 IMG_3019 IMG_3030 IMG_3033 IMG_3035 IMG_3039

We spent the rest of the day checking out the different sights of the city. We visited Wall Street, Madison Square Garden, Empire State Building and Rucker Park!

IMG_3041 IMG_3044 IMG_3045 IMG_3052 IMG_3057 IMG_3060 IMG_3067 IMG_3076 IMG_3080 IMG_3086 IMG_3088 IMG_3089

Fortunately, it was a Friday and the Museum of Modern Arts (MOMA) was offering free tickets! Score!

IMG_3090 IMG_3093 IMG_3103 IMG_3108 IMG_3111 IMG_3117 IMG_3118

We met up with RC for dinner at this amazing ramen house. Afterwards, we went back to Times Square to watch Lion King!

IMG_3126 IMG_3136 IMG_3138 IMG_3145 IMG_3150

The show was as good as advertised! After the show, we walked back to the hotel and called it a night since we had an early flight the next day.

Overall, New York is definitely a place that we would not only want to visit again but a place where we can see ourselves living in someday.

Stay tuned for our next destination!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: