The Concrete Jungle

Good morning, and happy Monday! I'm happy to report that I survived my second trip to NYC. It was a super fun weekend, but that city wears me out! We did and saw a lot, as one does when they are in NYC.  One of my favorite activities of the weekend was touring the 9/11 memorial. We did a guided tour, and all of the tour guides have a direct connection to 9/11. Our guide's husband was on the hijacked flight that hit the second tower. She shared her story with us, and needless to say, it was an incredibly moving experience.  This is probably one of the more depressing things to do while in Manhattan, but if you ever get the chance to do it, I highly recommend it. It's something that every American should see at least once. Here are some pictures from the memorial and the rest of the weekend.

9/11 Memorial

The Survivor Tree

I thought this park was gorgeous!

Before the NY Knicks game!

This is just the bf and me. Keepin it gangsta per the usual.

SOO that was my weekend. Now tell was yours?!




Dee {Strings and Buttons} said...

Something about NYC that makes a mix of sad and happy, but all in all it's a gorgeous city! Used to go there a ton when I lived in DC. Mostly love the ton of cuisines you can find there!

Eloquent English said...

I love NYC! The memorial wasn't quite finished the last time I visited NYC, but I'm hopeful we will go back soon! xoxo A-

Alexa said...

Beautiful pics of NYC. Feel like you captured it all perfectly!

Bijou said...

Hey Morgan! Awesome photos-looks like you had a fantastic weekend!! *Super jealous lol Unfortunately for me, I got into a mini fender bender with my car so I am bed bound for a while resting ...(plenty of time to work on my new blog now though lol) Hope you have a great weekend!! :) xo

Dont tell me what to wear...I wont listen! said...

Just came across your blog and... wow... i really like it!!! :)
Would you like to follow each other on GFC and Bloglovin? I will be more than happy :)

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Morgan Stone said...

Thank you! I just checked out your blog and I would love for us to follow each other! I'm now following you via GFC :) Have a good day!

Morgan Stone said...

Oh no!! I'm so sorry! I hope you start feeling better :)

Meg Mig said...

I love NYC. Your photos really capture the solemn energy of NYC as well as it's beauty. I haven't gone to the memorial yet, but it's definitely on my to do list! Lovely stuff, hun! xo, Megs

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