I decided in London that one of the things I wanted to do in New York was to take the Staten Island Railroad to Tottenville at the end of the … Continue reading
Summer rainstorms in New York are heavy but short. One moment the sky is blue, the next it’s a monsoon, then it clears. People don’t seem to go out with … Continue reading
Stumptown Coffee’s Mocha was described by the New York Times as “one of New York’s most reasonably priced luxuries” so I went down to W 29th Street today to try … Continue reading
We went to Midtown yesterday to watch the New York LGBT Pride parade. I enjoyed it, I think Americans do parades well. Whether its too far from the spirit of … Continue reading
Yesterday A and I walked to Astoria in Queens across the Wards Island bridge, Wards Island and the Triborough Bridge.
The heat had brought on thunderstorms and torrential rain showers through the afternoon and into the evening. Yesterday evening I met A after work and we walked from Soho up … Continue reading