I just needed some greenery, gardens and water views. Even though you don't really escape the crowds it is a space to bring a smile back and put a bounce in your step.
It has to be one of the best public urban spaces ever. Brings a fresh perspective to the whole environment and puts me back in love. We have a good book in the collection at 974.71 DAV The High Line: the inside story of New York City's park in the sky.
Each branch of Starbucks must generate a truck load of garbage every day. I have not had a drink in a real mug or cup all week.