Over Labor Day weekend I went into NYC to visit Roosevelt's Island. I've got plenty of photos to show but they need editing so today is a teaser. In the meantime you can read a little of the history about the island HERE.
Loved these two tomato's and they were equally as delicious. Thought of my friend Lori who did an amazing study of heirlooms in colored pencil for her course of study at the Society of Botanical Artists. Click on her name to see her work.
Just a few more shots of San Francisco today and tomorrow then on to
Roosevelt Island, Milford, and Orange
This was a real live guy who would scare the daylights out of you.
The famous Buena Vista on Hyde Street that offer world famous Irish Coffee. "The historic venture started on the night of November 10, 1952 (only four days before the historic start and adventure of moi). Read more about it here.here.
Shortly after the 1989 San Francisco Loma Prieta earthquake sea lions began "hauling out" in the West Marina of Pier 39 in the Bay. In January of 1990 they began arriving in droves and took over the dock.