Venturing Beyond Lower Manhattan and the Biggest Sandwich in East Harlem

I will admit, I’m a bit of a lower Manhattan elitist. Come Friday night, I’m perfectly happy in my East Village bubble, and I balk at the idea of going to bars that require much travel.  Above 14th street? Playa please. Mid-town is for tourists and working drones.  And you know I really care about … More Venturing Beyond Lower Manhattan and the Biggest Sandwich in East Harlem

Snapshots of a Stroll from West Village to East Village

Making good on the name of this blog, I’ve tried to take advantage of the last days of warmth this fall by wandering around the city. Sometimes if I think ahead, I’ve got my camera with me.  This actually doesn’t happen very often.  It’s cuz when it’s cold and gloomy out it’s also less motivation … More Snapshots of a Stroll from West Village to East Village

Beach Scenes Part Dois

We’re currently having a cold front here in Rio: Whereas a week and a half ago it was 42 degrees (that’s a sweltering 107.8 degrees fahrenheit for all you Americans), it’s been around 22 degrees (71 degrees F) and rainy this week.  So it’s a good time to reminisce about how summer should be here–although make … More Beach Scenes Part Dois