Times Square Once Again

As it was a rainy day on day 2 when we visited Times Square in New York City, some tour members in our group requested to visit the famous “The Crossroads of the World” again after shopping at Westfield Garden State Plaza Mall. Times Square, located in Midtown Manhattan, the brightly illuminated hub of the…

1,000 Islands’ Cruise

Taking the 1,000 Islands‘ (pronounced as “Thousand Islands”) cruise wasn’t on our original tour itinerary, but few days before our tour started, we were informed that this is a special addition and hence we took a 3 hours’ drive from Toronto to Rockport for the 1-hour “Heart of the Islands Cruise” (CAD 22, about S$27).…

New York City Tour

After a pizza+wrap lunch at the food court near the pier, we proceeded to Manhattan – the economic and cultural centre of the United States. It was still raining cats and dogs so most of the photos we took were quite bad. 😦 Now that I am reviewing which photos to upload here, I can’t…

Statue of Liberty Cruise

It was raining heavily on the day we were to board the 1-hour Statue of Liberty cruise. However, the rain didn’t seem to deter visitors at all. It was very crowded at Pier 17 with tourists from all over the world. As the decks were very crowded, it was quite difficult to take clear and…

Woodbury Common Premium Outlets

Finally, I am in USA for a holiday plan that was delayed for more than a year! 😉 Upon arrival at New York JFK airport, our coach drove us to Woodbury Common Premium Outlets to shop yesterday! Surprisingly, although I did not have proper sleep on board the flight (total 22 hours including 2-hour transit…