Friday... April 21st 2012 Central park today. It's huge and lovely - lots of walking, people watching and reading. Saw squirrels and some pretty birds. Spent about 4 hours there in total. On way home, exited park but ended up on the east side - and needed to be on the West side. So, another trip back through the park (seems I am still geographically challenged).
Back at the hotel, prettied myself up (well - sho ... read more
North America » United States » New York Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more