A Beautiful Day on the Pier

Today was just one if those days, so sunny with a nice cool breeze, I loved every minute of, I was with my grandad today and we took advantage and went for a nice stroll, thank goodness I had my camera, I managed to get some really great shots. We went to the pier right here in bay ridge, as many of you guys know, I am a Brooklyn girl. It was so nice because right smack in the middle where we are standing, was the best view ever.

This is really the first thing you notice, a tribute to those for September 11, 2001.

and walking down more you look over to your left and a wonderful view of the Verrazano bridge, awesomeness.

Same view and caught a fisherman also, Hi there!

And over to your left, you can see the statue of liberty, isn't that awesome?! Its a bit far but thanks to the zoom on my camera i think i got a clear shot.

and over there is a little bit of Manhattan.

We spent hours just strolling along, watching the fisherman, i didn't want to take their pics, lol. But we had a great time, not bad for a Wednesday afternoon. These pics would make a great novelty t-shirts don't you think?


Dracofly said...

it looks like you had so much fun! I would love to visit the east coast..someday soon hopefully!

Lisa H said...

Awesome pictures of the Statue of Liberty. I've always wanted to see that.


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Drizzly said...

Very cool!

My husband and I hope to visit NY someday. Do you ever get use to seeing the statue of liberty?



Kateedyd said...

That is VERY cool. When I go out I see the same junk...the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz, etc. LOL! I'd love to see something new. ;o)

Natalie said...

That is so awesome! I have been to NY City 2 times once in 2nd grade and once in 1998. I would love to go back to visit sometime. Those are some great pics! I live 2 blocks from a lake and love to fish!

Jen said...

Well I definitely don't have those views where I live. LOL!! Looks like you had a great day! Oh and you've been tagged! Stop by and check it out.
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Kim said...

Cool pics! We plan on a trip to NY soon. My sister-in-law lives in upstate, but we plan on going to NYC for a fews days when we drive up.
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Marrid66 said...

I love the pics!

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deb said...

Hey my dad was from Brooklyn New York. Go Brooklyn!

Texting said...

Those were some great pictures. I always wanted to visit around the NY state. Maybe one day I will.

Pamela said...

Beautiful photos! It's been a long time since I was in NY. Wish I could go back.
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