LH423 From Canada, joined Jul 1999, 6501 posts, RR: 54
Reply 3, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 2057 times:
You know I've heard people say that without the WTC it looks no different than any other large North American city. Well, I think just from the sheer size of the city that's not true, but from this view it could be Houston for all we know...nothing impressive...kinda sad really
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174thfwff From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 4, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 2050 times:
Matt, I have been down there almost every weekend to visit my dad, and let me tell you, I still don't believe they aren't there. I always saw the Twin Towers as I went from the burbs of Upstate NY, to where my dad lives. It's very sick because I knew many people who worked there and died there. I don't know what else to say...I....
Trvlr From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 4430 posts, RR: 21
Reply 6, posted (12 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 2046 times:
I flew past Manhattan descending into JFK last December. Personally, I think Lower Manhattan loses a lot of its visual stature without the existence of the World Trade Center towers. Midtown looks like the real downtown to me now.