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Hillsview Academy in New York City

posted 11 Feb 2016, 04:01 by Web Admin   [ updated 16 Feb 2016, 01:05 ]
Student's who were lucky enough to travel to New York this week have arrived safely, updates from the group can be found below:

New York City Trip
Day 1
Arrived at the Vanderbilt YMCA in New York safely after a long day of travelling. Took the students to Times Square for a walk about & visited Ellen's Stardust Diner for tea, where wannabe Broadway stars sing while waiting on you. Early night tonight, ready for a busy day tomorrow.

Day 2
Wow! It's cold today, -3!!!

Walked to Times Square to catch the Open Topped Bus for a tour. Got off and headed to Starbucks for a warm. Visited Grand Central Station & Ground Zero, going to Hard Rock Cafe for tea! It also started to snow!!

Day 2 in New York

Day 3
Wow!! What a busy day, first we did an uptown bus tour then we visited 5th Avenue for retail therapy. This afternoon we went to the Top of the Rock & when we were walking back met Jonathan Cheban (The Kardashians/Celeb Big Brother)!! Off to see Wicked tonight & to visit Carlos Bakery (Cake Boss)

Day 4
Today we went to Macy's for some retail therapy and to Carlos Bakery (Cake Boss) for cake! Following this we walked down to a very windy & cold pier for a river cruise to see the Statue of Liberty. For our evening meal we were in Planet Hollywood before heading back for a chilled & relaxing night in!!