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New York City: Have a Foodie Holiday

I was in New York City for a couple of days a few weeks ago and got the sense that the city has gone “nuts” over all things cuisine.  Yes, to be a foodie is to be cool and hip … Continue reading

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New York City: Sights, Scenes and Suggestions

Home again…..after three stimulating days in New York City.  I’ve loved this city for 40 years.  It is filled with memories of visits during my early married years, excursions with our children and multiple trips to cover the fashion shows … Continue reading

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DesignDestinations: Celebrating 125 Posts

Wow! I looked at my blog stats page recently and noted that I had done 124 posts.  In Old Media terms, this is 124 articles (of sorts). I never dreamed when I launched DesignDestinations in August of 2009 I would … Continue reading

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New York City: Five Insider Travel Tips

I’m always on the hunt for insider tips for favorite destinations so when my friend Judy rented an apartment in NYC for a month recently I asked if she would share insights from her experience. Of course she did. Tip … Continue reading

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Antoni Gaudi: No way to be indifferent

A big reason for going to Barcelona is to see the Antoni Gaudi architecture.   Gaudi was an architect during the late 1800s and early 20th century who made his mark with his own brand of Art Nouveau style. Like Frank … Continue reading

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