Friday, August 17

Tag: new york city

When You See Where This Abandoned Island Is Located, You’ll Question Everything.

When You See Where This Abandoned Island Is Located, You’ll Question Everything.

Entertainment
New York City is place with a lot of well kept secret places. Probably the best (or at least most interesting) of these places is North Brother Island. The island is located in the East River between Queens and the Bronx. Today, it's completely abandoned, and nature is slowly reclaiming it. Here is North Brother Island. The island is technically located in the Bronx, but you can see the very edge of Queens there in the bottom corner. Imgur The entire island is about 20 square acres in total. Imgur The island was uninhabited until 1885, when Riverside Hospital moved there from Roosevelt Island. Imgur ...
This Is The Last Place I’d Expect To See Abandoned. It’s Like The End Of Times.

This Is The Last Place I’d Expect To See Abandoned. It’s Like The End Of Times.

CULTURE
Nathan Pyle was walking through New York City's Central Park last week during a snowstorm when he realized something, it was eerily empty. The perfect time to take out his camera and capture that once in a lifetime moment of feeling like you are alone in one of the world's most populous cities. He says he ran around the park at 7:30pm, singing the theme song to Home Alone 2 to himself while snapping away these breathtaking photos you can see below: The Mall. Midtown. More Midtown. One of the only other souls walking through the park on that cold night. "That one part where I remember where I am a...
Someone Captured Absolute Perfection In Manhattan Two Days Ago. I’m So Glad They Had A Camera.

Someone Captured Absolute Perfection In Manhattan Two Days Ago. I’m So Glad They Had A Camera.

CULTURE
New York is “The City That Never Sleeps” and, when you’re not getting a full eight hours of rest nightly, you end up seeing a lot of things. For better or for worse, if it exists, a New Yorker has seen it--and probably on the subway during the wee hours of the morning. Rainbows, though certainly not a common occurrence, are nothing new to NYC, so if a Manhattanite takes time out of their day to take a picture of one, you know you’re dealing with something special. And this picture of a rainbow, which Redditor cbarney took from her Midtown West balcony, is something special alright. Take a look! Here it is! Aaand that same view at night. That was quick. ...