Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Shine

Street light poles and buildings SHINE in a setting sun along the Hudson River walk in Battery Park City in New York.  See more SHINE images at Ailsa’s Travel Theme. Continue reading Ailsa’s Travel Theme: Shine

Wall Street


So last weekend Kongo checked out the area around Wall street in lower Manhattan. It had been a few years and Kongo wanted to see if anything changed.  It hadn’t.  It was pretty quiet and all the “Occupy” activists are long gone.  It was just the monkey and a flock of other tourists taking pictures. Above Alexander Hamilton poses in front of the Federal Building on Wall Street.   Continue reading “Wall Street”

Wild Turkey of Wall Street


This isn’t exactly Wall Street.  But it is a turkey.  A wild turkey that was wandering about in Battery Park near where the tourists get on the boats to the Statue of Liberty.  No stock tips from this guy.  He just wandered around and pecked at bits of popcorn left over from some passing muncher.

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