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Staycation Day 1: Roosevelt Island

April 19, 2014

For day one of our Staycation, we thought we’d check out Roosevelt Island.

So we packed up the car and drove into the city.


We got the subway across to the deepest subway station in the NYC subway system.

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We explored the north end of the island…

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The south end…
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An old church being restored

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The new FDR monument

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Views to Manhattan…

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Views to Queens…

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Then got the Tram car back…

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As a reward for being so good we stopped at Dylan’s Candy Bar on the way back to the car…

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before heading home.

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A great way to start the school holiday week!

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