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A walk in the park, New York style

In the song Empire State of Mind (Part 2) Alecia Keys sings:
"In New York
Concrete jungle where dreams are made of
There's nothing you can't do
Now you're in New York
These streets will make you feel brand new
Big lights will inspire you
Now you're in New York!"

I understand this now. Heck, I even like the song. New York is a magical place. It is hard to describe, but just a few hours in the streets of Manhattan and you can feel it, it takes over, you want to buy the I heart NY T-shirt.

As mentioned previously I have tons of pics I'd love to share with you. 757 to be precise. But where to start?! Well, perhaps with my favorite. The parks. Spending time in Central Park is one thing about the US I will surely miss. There are very good reasons why almost every movie features this massive park at some point. But there are also a few others, such as The High Line, Bryant Park, Washington Square Park, and Prospect Park. Have I mentioned how much you walk in a c…