23Jul

A Visit to New York City and a Langenscheidt Map Giveaway

BlogHer is in less than two weeks and I've been reading all the #BlogHer10 tweets about what to do, what to see, where to eat, where to go in New York City.  Here I'd like to talk about a visit to New York City and a Langenscheidt Map Giveaway. I love, love, love New York City.  I've been living here a while now, so I certainly know what's going on.  Here's my quick hit list of what not to miss on your visit during BlogHer.  (Please note that I made this list with solo travel in mind, thinking that most of you are leaving your kids at Read More

08Jul

Brooklyn Bridge Park Hosts New “Bridge Culture” Festival

This weekend, Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 1 will launch a new four-week festival called Bridge Culture: An International Festival of Music, Storytelling & Dance. This series will showcase communities from throughout New York City and cultures from around the world.  The festival will also help promote cultural exchange throughout NYC.  For more information, visit www.bridgeculture.org. For its kick-off year, Bridge Culture will celebrate Brooklyn, India, Russia and Haiti with performances by some of New York City’s international Read More