So one day last week, I hopped on the subway to the very edge of the city to explore The Cloisters (a branch of the Metropolitan Museum dedicated to Medieval art).
I was instantly transported to another place – one filled with lush, old-growth trees and wide open spaces leading to breathtaking vistas of the Hudson River. Surely I couldn’t be in New York any longer? Following the sign to The Cloisters, I decided to walk rather than take a short bus ride. Definitely one of the best decisions of the day as I had no idea that one of the highlights would be the 3-acre Heather Garden, which you pass through on your way to the museum.read more