Carmine Street Series #1
Welcome to the Carmine Street Tour, a companion to the previous Bleecker Street Tour. As you can see on the map, Carmine is a short street, just two and a half blocks between Seventh Avenue South and Sixth Avenue (also known as Avenue of the Americas).
Tip to tourists: Although we natives are aware that New York City would not be nearly as vibrant and exciting without you, we also have a bit of disdain for those who dont know our ways. We consider Avenue of the Americas to be a municipal designation of monumental pomposity, not to mention too much of a mouthful. You will fit right in and taxi drivers wont sneer if you call it Sixth Avenue.
Sixth Avenue is that big green stripe on the map, running north/south. Carmine Street begins at that intersection. The Tour will follow along the northwest side of the street to Seventh Avenue. Then we will reverse direction and return to Sixth Avenue along the southeast side of Carmine. Note that Carmine crosses Bleecker at the point where we began that tour [ <A HREF="http://www.fotolog.net/ronni/?photo_id=6907957" TARGET=_top>http://www.fotolog.net/ronni/?photo_id=6907957</A> ] several months ago.
(Ignore that big red star. This is an old map that`s been marked up a lot.)
On July 14 2004 517 Views
Hamlet On 15/07/2004
Ha, Zine, too funny! I`ll help you dig. Let`s split it, 50/50...
Hillspan On 15/07/2004
Steal away!You should go to the discussion board. Very interesting discussion.
Velvetart On 15/07/2004
I`m looking forward to this series!:)
Apt615 On 14/07/2004
on which there is the loverly "grey dog"
Pellegrini On 14/07/2004
Oh I will enjoy the Carmine Street after the Bleecker Street !!!!
Jamsue On 14/07/2004
Bleecker Street was such a great tour! I`m glad to see there`s another one on the way. This is so much better than those cheezy big red double decker buses. ;)
Go2mo On 14/07/2004
Yay!! Another tour! :-)
Danito On 14/07/2004
There`s a really good record shop on Carmine Street (the name of which I do not recall right now) where I bought some excellent 45`s.
Zinetv On 14/07/2004
I looked at several shots last night but didn`t see him. Unlike AV I take just about 600 a month. It`s time to start digging at the red smudge. No mattter what you say there is something buried there. The fact you say its an old map proves there is something there.
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