It’s all happening at the zoo

Someone told me
It’s all happening at the zoo
I do believe it
I do believe it’s true

It’s a light and tumble journey
From the East Side to the park
Just a fine and fancy ramble to the zoo
But you can take the crosstown bus
If it’s raining or it’s cold
And the animals will love it
If you do…

Both Friday and today we took that crosstown bus across 86th Street to meet the express bus to the Bronx Zoo. Both days were gorgeous and so we took the time to do the zoo in two parts. Continue reading

A fashionable Saturday

It’s July in New York, and we are happy being back, particularly in the lazy summertime, when so many New Yorkers are off having their vacations and beach time.  It’s not exactly empty, but the pace is much slower and the crowds are off somewhere other than in our neighborhood. Continue reading