Central Park in New York and Mariposa: The connection

“Everybody needs beauty, as well as bread, places to play in and pray in where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.” — John Muir

When you think about New York City, you may well have an image of congested streets, iconic landmarks and skyscrapers. But you may also have an image in mind of what has been the lush, green centerpiece of the city for more than 150 years.

New York’s Central Park has captivated visitors and long-time residents with its amazing beauty that is such a...

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