A day in NYC

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I spent Labor Day weekend visiting my oldest friend, Kelly, and celebrating her sons first birthday! Kelly and I have been friends for years (thanks to Chris from *NSYNC) and it’s hard for me to believe she’s married and has a one year old. Time is crazy.

I flew into EWR on Thursday, arrived around 3:30 which worked out perfectly because Kelly got off work at 4 and by the time I round up my suitecase she was pulling in to pick me up. Thursday night we relaxed and had yummy pizza for dinner, because I had to have pizza when in the NY area!

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Then on Friday we went to NEW YORK CITY, since I’d never been, and Kelly hadn’t made the trip in a long while. We took the ferry from NJ and I walked 24,000 steps in the course of our travels. We visited the National Museum of American Indians, Central Park, Rockefeller Center, and Times Square.

We ate an early dinner at Ellen’s Stardust Diner, which was such a fun place to eat! The wait staff sing as they serve you. It was a great way for us to enjoy the talented folks of NYC since we didn’t have time for a Broadway show (NEXT TIME!).

Our waiter, Beau

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We also ended up in Harlem (because we took the wrong subway line) and walked more than half the distance of Central Park before giving up and getting back on the subway lol it was cool to see another part of the city though and the weather was amazing. I had such a great time with in NYC and in NJ!! I can’t wait to go back and hopefully spend more time there.

sunset on nyc

If you ever get the chance to see sunset from Top of the Rock you must do it!!

Click below for a few more pictures and my vlog.

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Later y'all, Amanda

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