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Gardens NYC

A Brief Guide to the City’s High Line

Parks in metropolitan dwellings are often thought of as refugees, as islands of rich verdure amid the ocean of concrete.   And that is exactly what happens when you visit the famed High Line of Manhattan. The first thing you feel as you enter is that it’s the sort of thing parks were built to get away from, i.e. a harsh structure of steel that underpins an elevated rail line, 30 ft from the ground. To be honest, it looks…

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The Lowline – Underground Park

Verdant oasis has been crammed into every nook and cranny of New York City. Some are eased between towering skyscrapers,…

Things to do in Prospect Park

Striking the perfect balance between the old, historic Brooklyn and a new, urban Brooklyn, Prospect Park is a Brooklyn neighborhood…

City’s Best Botanical Gardens

So what’s the best thing about gardens? If I were to answer this question, I’d say that gardens make almost…