Grand Central Terminal New York City

Grand Central Terminal is a commuter (and former intercity) railroad terminal at 42nd Street and Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan. It is the largest train station in the world by number of platforms with 44 serving 67 tracks along them. They are on two levels with 41 tracks on the upper level and 26 on the lower, though the total number of tracks along platforms and in rail yards exceeds 100. Every day, more than 750,000 people pass through Grand Central and an estimated…

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Walking the Streets of New York City

The first days in New York City where sunny with blue sky but cold. Than it was rainy for 2 days and then the sun came back. Temperatures went north as well so I could walk the streets and take some photos. Here a few more for you to enjoy. Do not be shy - I am happy about comments :-) That is nor really nice Not sure if that is correct spelling... Welcome to historic Little Italy! I want one too... Chinatown in…

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Old Advertising in New York City

There were a few pictures of old "billboards" painted on the walls from my last trip to New York City. So I decided to take them into a separate post. There you go: Fireproof Warehouse - Day & Meyer, Murray & Young Corp - Portovault - Steel Vault Storage - Second Avenue & East 61st StreetDay & Meyer, packing, shipping, and storage, was formed around 1894 by Herbert W. Day and Gustave E. Meyer. They were located downtown on 5th Ave (around 27th St.)…

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