First Leg in Pics: New York

First, we went to an electronics superstore and M discovered heaven-on-earth

B&H = Bliss & Headphones, clearly

B&H = Bliss & Headphones, clearly

From there, we went to Central Park to play chess, which was an odd activity choice considering I can’t actually play! But M is a good teacher and my ‘Chess Faces’ are something to behold:

We saw the Rockefeller in the flesh AND in Lego! (Guess which one I preferred)

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So many stunning views!

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Manhattan skyline from 100th floor of new WTC building; Chrysler Building (my fave in the whole city, if not the world) from the street

Manhattan skyline from 100th floor of new WTC building; Chrysler Building (my fave in the whole city, if not the world) from the street

I was (quite literally) star-struck at MOMA by Van Gogh’s Starry Night, but M wasn’t so impressed: “I don’t think much of the cafe here,” he says, pointing to a single wax apple inexplicably placed on a glass podium in the Yoko Ono gallery…

It's so beautiful, especially up close

It’s so beautiful, especially up close

We also played with Lego on the Highline, went to the Blue Note (a world-famous jazz club)…

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… and I rode the subway, with just a few bags.

*muffled speech*

*muffled speech*

Next stop, San Francisco, California!

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