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NYC – fashion on Madison Avenue – East 70’s

Today I walked up Madison Avenue from east 70th Street to East 86th Street.( We city folk do a lot of walking!) I was impressed with some of the store windows and the quality of what they were selling.C ertainly, fashion is alive and well in this area of Manhattan. Here are my photos of […]

NYC – enjoy a private art gallery

NYC – enjoy a private art gallery   NYC offers you an opportunity to visit many famous museums. Often though, you may find some of best art there the “other” place might be appreciating works of art in a private gallery. Sometimes it is great to imagine yourself   a person of means. Walking  around  the […]

NYC – 2017 – Chinese New Year – Firecrackers – More

Chinese New Year’s Day Firecracker Festival I got a chance to visit Chinatown during the first day of the Lunar New Year, January 28. this Firecracker Ceremony and Cultural Festival, started a week-long celebration of performances, vendors, and giveaways and on this day, plenty of  firecrackers. This Chinatown  party featured was full of people and […]

NYC – More than Tourist Sites – Street Fairs and Festivals

  I happened to be going through the upper east side and stopped at a street fair on East 116th Street. It had children rides, not often seen in the city, as well as food and some novelty items for sale.I was reminded that over the past few years I have written about street fairs. […]

NYC – Jefferson Market – a Greenwich Village (West Village) Landmark – part 2 of 2

This is an addition to the Blog NYC – Jefferson Market a Greenwich Village (West Village) Landmark -part 1 of 2 Across the street from the Jefferson Market Library and often missed are a few places that may be of interest to you. Note: They are tucked into small places. Standing in front of the […]

NYC – Jefferson Market – a Greenwich Village (West Village) Landmark – part 1 of 2

If you have been to Greenwich Village you most likely have seen this building – The Jefferson Market Library. It is hard not to notice and  it’s on a most peculiar piece of land. 6th Avenue on one side, Christopher Street on another, Greenwich Avenue on another side and 10th Street covers the remaining two […]

The Magic Flute – Opera _ NYC Public Library – Performing Arts -Lincoln Center

Magical Designs for Mozart’s Magic Flute is at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts (Lincoln Center) until August 27, 2016     Let me begin by confessing that I have never attended an opera.    I happened to be on my way home from the Time Warner Building (earlier blog) and stopped in […]