NYC’s Highline: An Elevated Oasis

Although I l have lived in a major metropolitan city for close to a decade, I still consider myself a country girl at heart, and my favorite places in cities tend to be areas where the natural intertwines with urbanization. Not long ago I spent a week visiting my recently transplanted friends in New York City, and got to spend a day walking the High Line, a public park built on an historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s Lower West Side, the perfect landmark for me to indulge both my city and nature inclinations.



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