Monthly Archives: June 2013

Historic Districts and Historic Time Data

It was extremely muggy weather this morning and I felt like lie down and do nothing. But the loft probably is the stickiest place then, so I opted for the waterfront again. I tried to find out how to get … Continue reading

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Williamsburg – Flea and Food

Saturdays are Flea days in Brooklyn. I headed for Artists & Fleas in Williamsburg’s North Side. It is an indoor market selling crafts and vintage clothes. Not huge but really nice stuff. I fell in love with book-clocks, clocks made … Continue reading

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My First Work Day – with Polish Food

No walking tour, no strolling around today, because – as announced in my previous post – today was a work day. I used the morning to answer emails and file collected stuff from magazines – and write a post about … Continue reading

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Two Weeks’ Review

It’s unbelievable – two weeks of my stay in NYC are already over. I haven’t been here for more than two weeks ever. So it is time for a first review. What I like in NYC: • Multiethnic and multicultural … Continue reading

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Fort Greene and Clinton Hill

I made the very same mistake today that I made during my first days in NYC: I packed too much in one day. My plan for today was exploring Clinton Hill. I found a historic walk in my Big Onion … Continue reading

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Hell’s Kitchen is Midtown’s Kitchen

Midtown’s honor is saved – by Hell’s Kitchen, aka Clinton, aka Midtown West. It is not a nice neighborhood, but if you are in need of food or drink while you are in Midtown, simply walk over to 9th Avenue. … Continue reading

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Another Day in Greenpoint

I got blisters on both feet’s soles from yesterday’s Midtown walk (in sandals). So I postponed what I had planned for today – exploring Clinton Hill – and stayed in Greenpoint, because from here I could go home easily, when … Continue reading

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