New York Journals

Walked my legs off in New York City

An April 2004 trip to New York by Patti Albrandt

Quote: It’s true! Biting into New York’s Big Apple will leave you wanting more! Who wouldn’t want to experience the history, lights, awesome entertainment, and friendly New Yorkers.

Walked my legs off in New York City

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The Big Apple has everything ready for you to take a bite! NYC has it all. If you can’t find what you’re looking for, you’re in the wrong city. Numerous museums can keep your artistic taste satiated your entire trip. A Broadway plays tops the sensation with multi-talented performers. There are plenty of cultural centers, foods of every ethnicity, shopping, sporting events, Central Park, and so much more. Times Square glitters at night and attracts millions of people a year. Spend a fair amount of time in Central Park to get away from the noise and hustle of the city. It doesn’t take far to walk into the park in order to feel the trees envelope you with their peace. I would highly r...Read More
An older room is larger but dinghy and needs paint. A renovated room is smaller but appears to be cleaner. I liked that the rooms are protected by a lobby guard. It is close to everything in Midtown and right across the street from Madison Square Garden and Penn Station.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on May 2, 2005

Hotel Pennsylvania
401 7th Avenue
New York, New York 10001

John's Pizzeria


We asked around and found that John's is quite known for the best pizza. It's thin crust and cooked in a stone oven. The building is a converted church, so the stained glass is still beautiful. Check out the pictures on the wall showing the history of the building.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on May 2, 2005

John's Pizzeria
260 W. 44th St.
New York, New York
(212) 391-7560