The Big Apple, more than happy to take a bite out of it for a week.
The place has something for everyone and is so diverse from its food, to choice of shopping, entertainment right through to the people who live there. When I first arrived I had already said thank you in Thai and Indian after the Nigerian taxi driver had dropped me off. New York has many many layers to it and it would take more ... Read Full Entry
Began 2004 in Asia travelling for 14 months through 10 different countries and then spent eight months in Ecuador in 2007 but have now returned to the rock that is Jersey in the UK and the days of backpacking are long gone (maybe) and its just the old fashioned holiday, watch this space.......
Take Care and all the best!
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Ellis IslandThis is where all the immigrants came through and was the first piece of American land they stepped on.
Liberty Enlightening The WorldThe copper statue, dedicated on October 28, 1886, commemorates the centennial of the United States and is a gesture of friendship with France
Statue of LibertyThe statue is 151 feet and one inch tall and made of Copper, with the foundation adding another 154 feet.
Statue of Liberty"Give me your tired, your poor,
Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tost to me, I lift my lamp beside the golden door!"