Walk The High Line on Lower Manhattan

The High Line is an elevated public park built on a freight rail line on Manhattan’s West Side. It runs from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District to West 34th Street, between 10th and 12th Avenues.

I think that this is an amazing and innovative way of repurposing something that has had a great impact on an area in the past. Having been unused for years, The High Line now plays a central role in the Meatpacking district again.

Many cities could benefit of this way of reinventing industrial sites no longer in use, into something that fits into the modern society.

All photos by Selected Travel

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