There is a great documentary on HBO called, Birders: The Central Park Effect. The movie shows the huge range of birds who live in the park and use it as a stop over on their migratory flights.
If you live in the city or are just visiting you can take full advantage of bird watching in the park. One of the best places to go is the North Woods towards the top of the park. Spending even an hour on the weekend will afford you the opportnity to see a lot of different bird species.
By Seth Fera-Schanes Pick any activity in Central Park and you will typically have a good time. Whether you are taking in a little sun while reading a book in the Sheep Meadow, bird watching in the Ramble, or simply sitting on a park bench drinking a coffee […]
By Katie Donovan At the beginning of every week, I check my weather app on my iPhone to see what the week has in store for me, and my fellow New Yorkers. While last week showed that Tuesday should have snowed, it barely did. I must have missed […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes Grab your camera and catch some evening light at the north end of Central Park. The park ends at 110th street and is accessible by the B,C and 2,3 subway lines. You can also catch the 6 train uptown and walk a few minutes to […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes The Pool in Central Park is located at 102nd street and Central Park West. Don’t get confused with an actual swimming pool because there is one of those about a 10 minute walk north. This pool is a small pond ideal for picnics, short running […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes Better late than never, Spring has come to New York City. The jacket threat level has been downgraded to fleece or wind breaker with an occasional need for an umbrella. Book your flights, train tickets and buses and come on over to the city. The […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes The winter keeps on going and snowing, freezing, melting, refreezing….you get the picture. Well, here are a few more pics of this snowy New York City winter. Enjoy and stay warm.
By Seth Fera-Schanes This is the second set of a two part photo gallery. If you are in the city and in Central Park, I highly recommend visiting Jackie Kennedy Onassis Reservoir to take some pictures.
By Seth Fera-Schanes Head over to any of the large parks around New York City after a snow day and most likely you will see lot of cross country skiers silently gliding through the open fields and walking pathways. There are a lot of nice looking options for […]
By Seth Fera-Schanes A few pictures from Central Park after the Friday snow storm. When it snows in the city, you want to take advantage of all the outdoor activities as soon as possible because with the amount of people rushing to join you, clean up crews and […]