All Posts Tagged With: "New York"
Bethpage State Park is best known for its five world-class golf courses, including the world-renowned Black Course which was the site of the U.S. Open Championship in 2002 and will again host the U.S. Open in 2009. Visitors also flock to the park to use the park’s picnic facilities, playing fields, tennis courts, bridle paths, [...]16Jun2009 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
The┬áthird and final debate of the 2008 Presidential Election is taking place at the Mack Sports Complex on the campus of Hofstra University. On January 2, 2000 the Hofstra Basketball programs moved into the new 5,046-seat then-Hofstra Arena. Construction of the $15 million, 93,000 square-foot facility began in the fall of 1998 and was completed [...]15Oct2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
Coney Island is a New York City neighborhood that features an amusement area that includes 35 or more separate rides and attractions; it’s not a centrally managed amusement park like Disneyland or Six Flags. As a result, specific questions about rides, filming privileges, etc., should be directed to individual businesses. This website is maintained by [...]21Jun2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
Colossal statue on Liberty Island in the Upper New York Bay, U.S., commemorating the friendship of the peoples of the United States and France. Standing 305 feet (93 metres) high including its pedestal, it represents a woman holding a torch in her raised right hand and a tablet bearing the adoption date of the Declaration [...]23Apr2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 3 comments | Continued
This plane is floating on the water??┬á Nope – it’s flying.┬á Check out the shadow on the water to the North East (It should be in view from the link provided on the image) So we are just assuming that Laguardia is where this plane is headed to land.┬á It looks to be on approach [...]23Mar2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
Below are 2 images of the Survivors Staircase from the World Trade Center attack on 9/11. After years of debate over whether and how to preserve the structure, though, the staircase will be moved this weekend for the first time. The stairs are moving about 200 feet west on the site, to be stored until [...]6Mar2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued
This is the location of the ship yard where the USS New York was constructed. The ship was built from scrap metal from the World Trade Center buildings. The U.S. Navy ship New York is seen before the start of christening ceremonies in Avondale, La., Saturday, March 1, 2008. Approximately 7.5 tons of steel recovered [...]1Mar2008 | Virtual Bird's Eye | 0 comments | Continued