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So Good They Named It Twice

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On our first full day in New York we wanted to get a good overview of the city. Where better than the Empire State Building?

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Completed in 1931, the Empire State Building is an art deco masterpiece, and the lobby reflects the era's style.

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As for the view - we'll let the photos do the talking.

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Posted by shoestring 11:12 Archived in USA Tagged new york building usa skyline state skyscrapers empire

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That's a familiar sight! So sunny! It was nothing like that while we were there. What are the temperatures like?

by tim

Was there a huge gorilla at the top of the Empire State Building or was Big Al the security guard not on duty while you were there?

by Popsy

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