Located in New York City on 5th Ave. Between 50th and 51st Streets.
The twin steeples reaching for the Heavens, are easily recognized on the Manhattan skyline.
As stated in the Historical timeline:
1879 – St. Patrick’s Cathedral was opened formally on May 25, 1879. The newspapers hailed the new Cathedral as “the noblest temple ever raised in any land to the memory of Saint Patrick, and as the glory of Catholic America.”
A stunning view of the Empire State Building from the Top of the Rock in New York City. Observation floors are on the 67th, 69th, and 70th floor. New York City tourist site
Tourists to New York City have a tall task ahead of them when picking and choosing their sightseeing destinations. The Empire State building is always at the top of the list but a great tip for getting a spectacular view of this magnificent 102 story building is to look at it from the Top of the Rock.
Rockefeller Center is located on 5th Avenue between 48th and 51st streets. Visitors will have a 360-degree view of the city from the 67th, 69th, and 70th floor observations decks.
Red metal roof tops were commonly used on homes constructed after the Civil War
“There is no necessity to seek for anything better than metallic brown, venetian red, or red oxide as a pigment, and pure linseed oil as the vehicle, as a suitable paint for tin roofs” Engineer Review , March 1909 This 1870 home is located in the historic district of Guyton Georgia. A city rich in […]
Tybee Island Georgia a vacation destination on the southeast coast of the US.
This cozy oceanside community located just east of Savannah Georgia offers something for all ages. With a wide variety of lodging options, including hotels, timeshare resorts, privately owned beach cottages, oceanview homes, creekside properties and campgrounds. The Coastal colors throughout the community, the salt air and the light surf all says it’s time to relax.
The scenic marsh drive on US highway 80 from Savannah to the island offers a peak of the wildlife that makes the marsh and rivers their home. Upon entering the island you will find a great variety of services available so don’t worry if you forgot something at home.
Within minutes you will sense the casual charm and the southern hospitality of this coastal Georgia barrier island.
During your stay, besides the lovely 5 miles of Public beach access, there is so much to do.
Here are a few tips:
The Lighthouse and Light Station
Fort Screven and the Tybee Island Museum
Tybee Island Pier & Pavillion-there is no entry fee, but a fishing license is required to fish
A peak at Charleston South Carolina. Historic city locate din Coastal South Carolina.
Charleston South Carolina is a historic city known for its variety of fine dining. A top choice for tourists and the locals is Hymans Seafood on Meeting Street. Located within walking distance to the Old City Market, they offer a good selection of seafood along with a full menu of traditional southern dishes. I had the fried chicken and waffles, and in case you’re wondering, the answer is “yes” , you do drizzzle the maple syrup over the chicken.
The rain was on and off but I did manage to get some photos along my leisurley walk of at least 100 steps after every meal.
The Old City market offers a variety of local artists and vendors.