During early morning sunshine, we flew out of Phoenix toward Atlanta, Georgia, with its late afternoon storms. We took off from Atlanta in a American Airlines Eagle jet, up into a thunderstorm and then northeast to La Guardia, landing in a rainy New York City.
We took a cab to our hotel, through the fog, and called it a night.
The next day, with sunshine, we hit Soho, Times Square, Radio City, Rockefeller Plaza, and then, during evening’s darkening skies, we took a 50 minute train ride to JFK Airport to catch our 9:30 PM flight to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
A whirlwind, day and night, but we made the most of our 23 hour layover –
We now appreciate all that can be done in a New York minute and now know it’s up to us to create our own sunshine…