One Day in Coney Island

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Coney Island is an amusement park located on the outskirts of NY, Coney Island is not just an amusement park, it’s much more than this! Let me show you...

My sister and I went to New York some summers ago, and while we were standing in the middle of the Big Apple, big buildings, Central Park, museums, taxis, streets, and avenues, we decided to head to Brooklyn, basketball courts and neighborhood people which all breathed authenticity!

My brother, who had just stepped on that great city a few days before we arrived; and knowing my obsession with this kind of parks, told me I couldn’t lose the chance to go to Coney Island. He told us that we’d arrived there in 45 minutes by subway, but it was worth it.

It was a beautiful August day. We decided to start on the road and once we arrived, my Supersampler couldn’t stop taking pictures and started to lose control, then the reel was finished, so the only thing we could do was to get on the rides!

written by cohetesnaranjas on 2011-03-12 in #world #locations

One Comment

  1. iaki
    iaki ·

    I love Coney Island

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