Saturday, September 26, 2015

New York & Philadelphia 2015

Hi everyone!! Long time no post! But I've been away to the United States since the beginning of the month, where my hubby and I spent our 4th wedding anniversary! ❤️ We took at holiday in the Big Apple and the city of brotherly love! And it was amazing as per usual!

Here are some highlights of our trip

Walking through Central Park in Manhattan NYC 

Inside a hive!! No just kidding! It's inside the Guggenheim museum hehe

Inside the metropolitan museum of art 

Going to our first Broadway musical during our 2015 trip - ALADDIN!!! 

American museum of natural history 

Trying to be brave Canadians and Taking the subway everyday 

At the famous momofuku noodle house!

Grand central station!!!

At the UN before the annual summit meeting and before Pope Francis came into town!!! 

On top of the Empire State Building :)

Visiting the 9/11 memorial museum and freedom tower on a gloomy day. 

Inside the 9/11 museum 

Times Square on a rainy day... 

Intricate stage setting of Matilda the musical. 

Having a late lunch in Chinatown and little Italy 

Subway decor in Chinatown 

 After dinner treat from schmackar's 😆

Times Square on a sunny but humid day. 

Ferry ride to go to the Statue of Liberty and Ellis island 

Immigration building on Ellis island 

Early dinner at Kat'z deli where the movie "when Harry met Sally" was filmed. We weren't allowed to keep the tickets, so I had to take photos of them hehhe 
We shared Kat'z famous pickles, pastrami sandwich, matzo ball soup and NYC cheesecake. Kat'z was voted NYC best Jewish deli ! Yummy!!!

Waiting for our third musical to start "the Book of Mormon". 

Waiting for our Amtrak train to arrive at Penn station beside Madison square garden. (We don't have Dunkin donuts in Canada, so we had to spoil ourselves hehe)

We stayed in the centre of downtown Philadelphia and we were a couple of blocks away from their amazing city hall! 

Rocky steps hehehe humming "Eye of tiger" while taking this photo lol. 

The liberty bell is kept inside that glass building 

 The Independence Hall, in which both the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were drafted and signed. 

Our first Philly cheese steak from Philadelphia!!

Best donuts I've ever had in my entire life from Beiler's at the reading terminal market. 

Having ice cream at America's oldest ice cream company 
Inside the mutter museum