20th May 2016: New York

Quick (very!) trip to New York to see a couple of Broadway shows. Today I flew in, had a wander and then went to bed!
Glasgow airport  and a cheeky wee Virgin Mary for Breakfast Flight to New York  Paid for extra leg room, and got it Flight to New York  Glasgow airport Flight to New York  Black clouds (and a rainbow) over Glasgow airport
Flight to New York  Weather is a bit nicer above the clouds Flight to New York  Got to watch "Sisters" and "Kung Fu Panda 3" on this flight Flight to New York  Skipped the main course but took the pudding Flight to New York  Wish we could get cans of tomato juice in the UK!
Flight to New York  Views over America, getting closer Flight to New York  Approaching New York Flight to New York  And there is the skyline Train to Penn station  Train ticket to Penn Station
Hotel Chandler Hotel Chandler Hotel Chandler Hotel Chandler
Hotel Chandler Daily News  Huge revolving globe in the lobby Daily News Daily News  Brass meteorological instruments giving rainfall, wind velocity, and atmospheric pressure
Daily News  The Daily News building and giant globe were used as "The Daily Planet" in Richard Donnar's "Superman" movie.  Photographs of Christopher Reeve as Clark Kent and Margot Kidder as Lois Lane filming are part of the building timeline in the lobby Daily News  Clocks show the time in places such as Panama, Casablanca, Belgrade and Berlin Daily News  United Kingdom on the map Daily News  The globe sits under a black glass sky
Daily News  Me with the globe Daily News Building  The exterior of the building shows an Art Deco style carvel mural depicting working Manhattanites under an illuminated sky with the motif "He Made So Many of Them." Daily News Building Daily News Building
Daily News Building Chrysler Building East 42nd Street Grand Central Terminal
Grand Central Terminal Rockefeller Center  Michael Kors store Rockefeller Center  Van Gogh's Ear by Elmgreen and Dragset's Rockefeller Center  30 Rockefeller Plaza and Prometheus Fountain
Rockefeller Center  Prometheus statue Rockefeller Center  Prometheus Fountain Rockefeller Center  NBC store, used to have merchandise from lots of shows but now it's only Today show stuff ... disappointing Seagram Building
Greenacre Park Greenacre Park Greenacre Park 767 Third Avenue  The largest chess board in the world
767 Third Avenue 767 Third Avenue 767 Third Avenue  929 Ford truck Hotel Chandler  Exterior
Hotel Chandler  Warm day called for a slushie ... in a goldfish bowl glass Hotel Chandler  Dinner was a 7-Eleven slushie and chicken burger Hotel Chandler  Fancy hotel, even has a monogrammed bathrobe Hotel Chandler  and Molton Brown toiletries