Tag Archives: New York

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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Architecture in The Age of Gehry

The current issue of Vanity Fair magazine has a fascinating article about the most influential and important pieces of architecture of this century and the last.  Vanity Fair asked 52 experts in the field to vote on their choice for … Continue reading

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Care to Climb: Big Bambu in New York City offers unique chance.

Who would have thought that when I took the elevator to the roof of a really big museum in NYC in search of a chicken sandwich, I would find  5,000 sticks of bamboo seemingly randomly  lashed together.  Here’s the story. … Continue reading

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