Sunday, March 31, 2019
Niagara Falls, New York
With the car issues freshly resolved, we hesitantly headed up to Niagara Falls, New York. The car worked fine the entire drive.
We saw at least a dozen hawks in the trees on the way. But we only know how to identify Costa Rican birds, so we haven't figured out exactly what we saw yet.
Niagara Falls was nice. The town was a little disappointing. It seemed a little run down and passed its prime. The falls were beautiful, but perhaps slightly less dramatic than we had expected. Perhaps all of the years of hype create impossibly high expectations? Nonetheless, we enjoyed seeing them and walking around.
There were large chunks of ice floating in the river.
We think that the foam and mist freeze to create these interesting looking natural sculptures: