Tag Archives: New York City

2017 Fall Foliage Watch

  For the love of fall! Happy mid-October where almost everyone in the north is seeing a bit of leaf change. Thanks to the Foliage Network for their reporting. Advertisements

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Hudson Valley NY Fall Foliage Forecast 2017

Planning to see fall foliage this year? The above chart is the attempt to predict when autumn’s peak color will happen in Hudson Valley, New York, based on the passed years’ reports from the foliagenetwork.com . The gray columns are the 2017 weekends so you … Continue reading

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Bergdorf Goodman Holiday Windows 2016 Destination Extraordinary

Bergdorf Goodman NYC embellishes its legendary holiday windows along 5th Avenue this year in flora, fauna, and bejeweled primates. In “delirious remakes of the classic dioramas seen in natural history museums,” explains visionary David Hoey, senior director of visual presentation … Continue reading

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Hudson Valley, NY Fall Foliage Planner 2016

This year’s Hudson Valley peak time doesn’t seem to fall directly on a weekend so you may want to plan for a long weekend or taking some time off mid-workweek to see it.

Plan for October 22 -30 for the most beautiful fall foliage in Hudson Valley, NY. Continue reading

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Bergdorf Goodman Windows 2015 Brilliant Holiday

As always the four prominent windows on the 5th avenue side of Bergdorf Goodman NYC, are again undoubtedly the best Christmas displays in all of New York City. This year’s theme is “Brilliant Holiday”, which showcases each window uniquely telling a glamorous tale of fashion … Continue reading

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New York City Captured

The above picture was a surprising capture of photographer Scott Frances (ScottFrances.com). We were shooting Central Park views from the roof of Trump New York, Central Park Hotel. I was just clicking away with my camera from above the safety glass, … Continue reading

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Over a Century The Plaza with a Central Park View

I had the opportunity to see a stunning view of The Plaza along New York City’s 59th Street overlooking Central Park. Strangely enough, I also stumbled upon almost the same view from over a century ago (found on DailyMail.com). Even though … Continue reading

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NYC Day Tripper – Planning for Autumn Foliage 2015

New York Central Park – Early November Hands down the easiest way to see fall foliage in New York City. It is truly a stunning sight, these leaves are some of the last to change in the region and also the hardest to … Continue reading

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Where Flowers Bloom, So Does Hope

In New York City, more than half of the residents do not have outdoor spaces, especially space for planting a garden. Many settle for small window boxes, views of tree tops or visiting to a park. But I should mention, that not every … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Food in NYC’s East Village

One of my favorite places to grab brunch in Manhattan, although it’s also great for every other meal as well, is Veselka.  This lovely vintage looking restaurant has been serving up traditional Ukrainian foods in the heart of the East Village since 1954. What to … Continue reading

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