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Downtown :)

Downtown Financial District…

Cops & Cabs on Broadway.

These things are there to prevent cars from driving down the streets that lead to the NY Stock Exchange.

So, at first I was excited about passing by the New York Stock Exchange, while walking to the lot where I parked my car. Such an important institution.

Then I thought about how what goes on inside those doors has affected all of our lives, one way or another. Making my experience bittersweet.

(much better enlarged)

So, I just marched on to the parking lot, enjoying the old and new architecture of lower Manhattan.

Especially the old.

That put me in a better mood.

Driving along the FDR Drive, I headed North for the Brooklyn Bridge. Here you can also see the Manhattan Bridge in the background. They are both East River crossings - connecting downtown Brooklyn to Manhattan.

So here are a few shots of the bridge, from the bridge.

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    • # Monika

      i`ve been there, I`ve been there, juhuu!! ;-) makes my heart beat faster...

      2010.04.07 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Neil

      Nice set !! Can I offer up a tree, mountain, sky, thing !! and a Dinner !! cd

      2010.03.28 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Nayah

      Great shots! Thanks for the discovery! I really like the last one!

      2010.03.27 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Tomie Poodle

      wonderful to visit NY from my room!!
      great set, all the shot are awesome! not so many crows or traffic, that surprise me.

      2010.03.26 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Riaz

      Excellent set! Thank you for sharing and showing us your lovely city!

      2010.03.26 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Christian

      Congratulations for the neatness and the well-balanced contrast, colors are very natural and the atmosphere is restored well.

      2010.03.26 Edited Reply Cancel

    • # Diane Davis

      Those things they put to stop the cars ought to do it!

      Great shots of your city. The older buildings and the bridge definitely have more beauty than the newer ones. Thanks so much for sharing.

      2010.03.26 Edited Reply Cancel

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