[Me // Top of the Rock // April 2013 // by Courtney]
Countless adjectives spring to mind when I picture the city of New York and in the spirit of objectivity, they can’t all be positive. But one thing I can say with certainty, ‘overrated’ is not one of them. In the past, I’ve heard people use the offensive ‘O’ word when speaking of NYC and I wholeheartedly disagree – Crazy? Yes. Over the top? Often. Disgusting? Sometimes. Beautiful? ABSOLUTELY.
For those who haven’t been and wonder how a city apparently known for harsh winters, grumpy residents, and tiny/expensive housing can be so alluring, I’m going to try to break it down for you by starting at the top… Continue reading