With a little help from Google Maps on my BlackBerry Curve, I reached 30 Rock.
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I walked over to Pommes Frites and ordered a heaping, hot cup of poutine.
Mudspot, the cafe tied to New York City’s popular orange Mudtruck, was a few blocks from my brother’s apartment in the East Village. While I was waiting near the entrance for Amy to arrive, I watched an endless stream of people duck in from the cold to grab their pre-work cup of coffee. I forget […]
We convened outside Keste Pizzeria & Vino on a cold Sunday night.
In no time, we were chowing down on sugary churros, dipped in hot chocolate.
Last Thursday night, I descended upon 92YTribeca in NYC for a panel discussion called Travel Gets Social: The New World of Travel Media. Also in attendance: Maggie Soladay whose tweet about it first caught my eye, Michaela from Briefcase to Backpack, Sherry from Ottsworld, and Brian from No Debt World Travel. Later, I gathered that […]
Last week, I headed back to New York City for the third time since returning home from my trip around the world. After settling into my brother’s apartment in the East Village, I looked to Yelp for a good local Thai restaurant to meet my friend for dinner. Zabb City at 244 East 13th Street […]
One of the many reasons I would love to live in NYC is the wildly diverse food scene. In just a few days, within a few blocks of my brother’s apartment in the East Village, there were a zillion options. First off, classic American hot dogs. Next, the Japanese noodles on St. Mark’s Place. And […]
I met my friend Kai at the corner of St Mark’s Place and something. This neighborhood in the East Village use to be a lot edgier – the domain of punks and the down and out. But that was then, and now there are just a few shops and people left to reflect that old […]
After leaving the barbecue, I turned my attention to salsa dancing. I’d made it out for a few dances the prior night at LQ, but having arrived after the band had finished also meant most of the people had left as well. Still, I got a chance to check out the bar and dance space […]