Fa la la la la, la la la laaaaaa (Penny) December 6th 2009 A band of elves attacked Manhattan overnight, banishing the Halloween skulls and sweeping up the last of the black-cat fur. The pungent scent of rotting pumpkins has been replaced with spruce and pine, hot mulled cider, cinnamon and gingerbread. I love Christmas in America!
The entire city has a village-like feel. Under the glow of fairylight strings, live Christmas trees preened to perfection ar ... read more
North America » United States » New York » New York » Manhattan 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