Hi everyone! Here is my first Autumn post – it is not about travel, but something to contemplate with the change of season, as the stars become brighter with the coming of winter. We’ll have to find things to do when it’s cold!
Did you know that every night you can look into the past?
Just gaze at the night sky. What you see is
Continue reading “How We See The Past”
I went to hike in Connetquot River State Park on Long Island, which turned into a 2 hour walk through the thin woods, where I encountered blueberries and mushrooms growing in the wild. We lost one of the group members to blueberry eating. The walk started at an old mansion, through the woods, to a fish hatchery, where trout is grown to be released into local ponds and lakes. Continue reading “Hiking: From The Woods To The Fish Hatchery”
A spot known only to few – and Nissequogue town tries hard to keep it that way. When we pulled into a parking lot, a security guard warned us that since we are not Smithtown residents we may get a ticket for parking there. Well, we took the risk…
Continue reading “Peace of Porpoise Channel”
Vanderbilt Museum and Planetarium in Center Port, Long Island is a magnificent mansion, where once a wealthy family of the Gold Coast resided, and now a space museum.
When you walk the grounds it is still 1800s… Continue reading “Back In Time: Vanderbilt Mansion and Museum”
Gulliver’s Gate is a new super cool exhibition in Times Square – an enormous space of city models of precise exactness, from New York to Panama City. I felt like Gulliver traveling the world. Continue reading “Natasha in Lilliput – Gulliver’s Gate”
I went to Sands Point Preserve on Sunday and was surprised to find many people already hanging out on the beach. Continue reading “Sands Point Preserve – Sunday Outing”