Tag Archives: Coney Island

*Polar Bears*

No, not the beautiful white, furry ones found in the Alaska, Canada, Russia, Denmark, and Norway.  These bears are members of  The Coney Island Polar Bear Club, the oldest winter bathing organization in the United States. Thy swim in the … Continue reading

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*Ferris Wheel*

A New York City Landmark and  Coney Island attraction….the WONDER WHEEL. In continuous operation since 1920. Click to enlarge

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*Ladies & Gentlemen*

….children of all ages, welcome to Click to enlarge

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*The Eiffel Tower of Brooklyn*

AKA the (now defunct) Parachute Jump on the Boardwalk in CONEY ISLAND, Brooklyn, NY.  It’s pretty cool and you’d be surprised at its beginnings.  You can check it out HERE if you’re curious and also check out the STUNNING BLACK … Continue reading

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*Hot Dog Stand*

A really big hot dog stand! Built in 1916, this is Nathan’s Famous Original Restaurant in Coney Island, NY.  HERE’S the story!  Oh, by the way,  the hot dogs are delish!   Click to enlarge

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*This guy…..*

…..was walking around Nathan’s taking pictures of everyone but it seems he’s not too thrilled about having his taken!  😦

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