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SUNDAY POST : Road

28 Jul

This week’s Sunday Post is Road, and Jake says:

A road is a route, or way on land between two places, which typically has been paved  or otherwise improved to allow travel by some conveyance, including a horse, cart, or motor vehicle. Roads consist of one, or sometimes two roadways each with one or more lanes and also any associated sidewalks . Roads that are available for use by the public may be referred to as public roads or highways.

So, on that note, here is a road from New York City.  If you live in the city or have visited, you know that the yellow taxicab is a big part of the NYC roads, and the picture of a NYC road is incomplete without a taxicab. This picture shows Broadway by the City Hall in downtown Manhattan, close to Ground Zero. 

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15 responses to “SUNDAY POST : Road

  1. Northern Narratives

    July 28, 2012 at 9:20 pm

    A nice sunny day 🙂

     
    • Shaanthz

      July 28, 2012 at 10:38 pm

      Yes, in fact it was a cold sunny day!

       
  2. jakesprinter

    July 28, 2012 at 11:42 pm

    Great work, I love your subject for this week theme ,Thanks for sharing 🙂

     
    • Shaanthz

      July 29, 2012 at 12:43 pm

      Thanks for pingback and the visit.

       
  3. fgassette

    July 29, 2012 at 4:22 am

    I was on this road when I was in New York last month. And you are right taxi cabs are everywhere. Good selection for challenge.

    BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!

     
  4. viviankirkfield

    July 29, 2012 at 6:37 am

    I grew up in NYC, so thank you for the memory…there are MILLIONS of taxis…but not when you need one. 🙂

     
    • Shaanthz

      July 29, 2012 at 12:40 pm

      That is absolutely true! And, that is true for all the 5 boroughs as well – try getting a cab on a rainy or snowy day – you wonder what happened to the millions of taxis. Do you miss NYC?

       
  5. restlessjo

    July 30, 2012 at 6:39 am

    That photo absolutely says NYC to me!

     
  6. adinparadise

    July 31, 2012 at 4:07 pm

    Love NYC, and I’ve been in a few of those cabs, although I prefer to walk. There’s so much to see there.

     
    • Shaanthz

      August 1, 2012 at 1:28 am

      I agree – even folks who live here have a lot to see.

       
  7. Madhu

    August 5, 2012 at 12:05 pm

    Love the yellow cabs in the shot. Neat entry Shaantz!

     
    • Shaanthz

      August 5, 2012 at 8:45 pm

      Thanks Madhu – you know NYC is waiting for your visit, and then you’ll ride one of those cabs 🙂

       

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