Tag Archive | travel

NYC – a walk in NOHO

A walk through NOHO which is tucked between East Village and Greenwich Village is a small downtown nook with an eclectic sensibility and bohemian spirit. Expansive lofts, chic boutiques, and quaint cafes abide in this tiny yet happening neighborhood. East to West Boundaries: Bowery and Broadway North to South Boundaries: East 8th St. and East Houston St. […]

NYC – Barbershop Museum

This past weekend the Barbershop Museum was officially opened. but when I went over to visit  the museum was closed. Unusual for me, I have taken the liberty to copy a few photos  and cite some information from the internet     Joining the ever-growing list of quirky city museums is the NYC Barber Museum, a […]

NYC – Library Walk – a good place to look down – updated

Library Walk updated A little History Walking down 41st street towards the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building of the New York Public library, pedestrians can get a sample of the literary treasures that await them before even entering the building. The two blocks between Park and 5th Avenue, dubbed Library Way in 2003 by legislation signed by New York City Mayor Michael R. […]

NYC – POP ART (Madison Ave) Chairs – Bonham’s Auction House (57th/5th ave)

The School of Visual Arts (SVA), unveils a public art installation Storefront window displays are not the only glass-enclosed structures turning heads on Madison Avenue this spring. The School of Visual Arts (SVA), unveiled a public art installation consisting of 16 original chairs that represent each artist’s inspiration to create. These “Chairs that Inspire” can […]

NYC -Christopher Street and more

A good place to walk is in the West VIllage – a section of the city that manages to preserve a low-key, everyone-knows-everyone feel and picturesque charm. So this journey begins on Christopher Street and meanders along Hudson Street, Washington Street and West 13th Street. Note: my walks are not meant to be followed literally, […]

NYC – Street Art

Outdoor Art in Manhattan Now that the warmer season is upon us the city begins, almost weekly, presenting us with interesting things for us to see. I happened to be on Broadway on the upper west side and noticed a new sculpture being placed in a plaza. Later I read a few press reports and […]

NYC – Greek Independance Day Parade – one of many this year

NYC – Greek Independence Day Parade Now that the weather is getting warmer the city will begin having more parades. Today, many families came out to celebrate Greek Independence  I highlight some parades to remind you that these free events can make your NYC experience just a little bit better. Like today’s event, families dress […]