By Jonathan Comment?

Staff Residence at Alcatraz

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Alcatraz only closed about 50 years ago, so it’s quite amazing how much decay can occur in such a short space of time. I guess being in the middle of the ocean and constantly bombarded by salty sea air and wind doesn’t help, but still… There’s not much left of…

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South Dakota Hills

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Driving through the prairies can be boring… very boring. But when the evening light starts reflecting on the landscape it can also be very beautiful. The challenge is finding somewhere where you can actually pull off the interstate to take pictures…

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Washington Square Park

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Washington Square Park is a less famous park in Manhattan. Much smaller than Central Park, it’s actually pretty ho-hum when you’re in it, but I found it quite interesting to look at from the outside. They were filming some stupid MTV show while we were there. A homeless guy was…

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Manhattan Municipal Building

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This is the building that overlooks City Hall Park in New York City. So, naturally, I first assumed it was city hall. But it’s not, city hall is actually behind this building. New York was already so huge when they built this that city hall just wasn’t big enough. It’s…

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Waverly Diner, New York

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I had a conversation with my dad today about my trip to New York. We got to talking about the food. I was telling him that, as a Vancouverite, the food in New York is disappointing because in Vancouver we have everything New York has only for much, much cheaper….

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