First run in London.

We made it to London!  After a long 3 hour delay sitting on the plane, we are here.  I am completely Jet-lagged but wanted to take advantage of the fact that it was not raining today and take a run.  I ran a few loops around Ealing Common and then back up and around Haven Green.  It was not too sunny so I had a nice breeze and manage the extremely large hill back up to the house.  It was not as bad as I expected, although I did feel like I might have puked at the top.  Here are some of the London sights!

Also, we had a visit from my most favorite niece today!!  Baby Emilia stopped by, was tired, but we finally got to meet and hold her for the first time!!

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Riverbank State Park

This morning I ran to another of the many parks in Manhattan.  Maybe I will run through all of them before I am done!  I ran 5.13 miles in 45 minutes.  Not the fastest ever, but an average of 8.45 minutes a mile.  Not too shabby and I am trying to get faster.  It was amazing to run alongside the river and to see all the amazing views but I could have done with out all of the uphill!!!  

Afterwards we had brunch with a friend and then went to check out the Intrepid!  Pretty nice day so far!

Here is a view from my run!