Posts tagged subway

"Astoria Skyline," June 2, 2013. Various buildings as photographed from a Ditmars Boulevard–bound N train.

7 Train, 74th Street. They won’t be going further than Queensboro Plaza, not this weekend.

7 Train, 74th Street.
They won’t be going further than Queensboro Plaza, not this weekend.

Here’s the view from the Junction Avenue stop

Here’s the view from the Junction Avenue stop

When you visit the NYC Transit Museum store, t-shirts are available for every subway line. Almost all of them boringly describe the train’s route:  Bronx to Brooklyn, 8th Avenue Local, blah blah blah. 
Only one t-shirt was the exception…our beloved #7 train.

When you visit the NYC Transit Museum store, t-shirts are available for every subway line. Almost all of them boringly describe the train’s route:  Bronx to Brooklyn, 8th Avenue Local, blah blah blah.

Only one t-shirt was the exception…our beloved #7 train.

An uncommon sight at N/Q Broadway Station

I love the elevated subways of Astoria - how they provide a perspective on the Manhattan skyline, and streets below.

Pausing to appreciate the view of the sunset from the Queensboro Plaza platform of the 7, N, Q and R trains. 

Pausing to appreciate the view of the sunset from the Queensboro Plaza platform of the 7, N, Q and R trains.