Perseus and Medusa at the Met – New York City – Daily Photo

Perseus and Medusa at the Met – New York City – Daily Photo

As I have shared elsewhere, the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City is one of my favorite art museums in the world. One of the things that I like about …
NYC Thanksgiving Day Parade: How to Navigate After Superstorm Sandy

NYC Thanksgiving Day Parade: How to Navigate After Superstorm Sandy

NYC Thanksgiving Day Parade: How to Navigate After Superstorm Sandy Hurricane Sandy thankfully spared Macy’s most beloved “falloon” characters such as Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, the Grinch, Kermit and Hello Kitty. A …
Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian Walkway – New York City, New York – Daily Photo

Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian Walkway – New York City, New York – Daily Photo

A great outing on a lovely day in New York City is to work to Brooklyn on the pedestrian walkway of the Brooklyn Bridge. The bridge is not just arguably the best …
Divine Cathedral – New York City, USA – Daily Photo

Divine Cathedral – New York City, USA – Daily Photo

This is the aisle of St John the Divine church in New York City. I had wanted visit St. John’s for a year, which is billed as the largest Gothic Cathedral in …
Things to Do in Brooklyn

Things to Do in Brooklyn

Tourists can spend their time looking up when in the Streets and Avenues of Manhattan; they can get a crick in their necks. It is far easier to get an overall perspective …
The Empire State Building – New York City

The Empire State Building – New York City

The Empire State Building was finished during the Depression Years, 1931 to be exact and for the next four decades was the tallest building in the World. While that distinction has gone, …
The Flatiron Building – New York City

The Flatiron Building – New York City

If you have watched any American films, or the hit television show “Friends” then you have undoubtedly seen one of the iconic symbol of New York City, the Flatiron Building. Originally built …
Brooklyn Neighborhoods – A Food Lover’s Dream

Brooklyn Neighborhoods – A Food Lover’s Dream

The recent episode of the Amateur Traveler on Brooklyn (Travel to Brooklyn in New York City – Episode 270) reminded me of the years I spent in Brooklyn. Here are a few …
Warhol’s Soup at the MOMA – New York City – Daily Photo

Warhol’s Soup at the MOMA – New York City – Daily Photo

I would not necessarily have said that I was a fan of the Pop Art movement but I found that on my last visit to the Museum of Modern Art in New …
The Cloisters Museum – New York City

The Cloisters Museum – New York City

A few months ago, I took my family to the NYC Metropolitan Museum of Art, a trip I’d wanted to take for many years. I was blown away by the numerous exhibits …