Category Archives: USA

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Staten Island Ferry

The Staten Island Ferry is known for many things. The opening scene of Working Girl (1988) where Melanie Griffith’s spunky lady with a perm goes to work in an office by taking the ferry; the repeated warnings by the public health

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Staten Island Ferry

The Staten Island Ferry is known for many things. The opening scene of Working Girl (1988) where Melanie Griffith’s spunky lady with a perm goes to work in an office by taking the ferry; the repeated warnings by the public health

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Inside the New York Public Library

The New York Public Library is a legendary landmark in a city filled with landmarks. I had passed it many times, but never even thought to enter. The façade is so imposing, I guess I somehow thought I didn’t belong there.

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Inside the New York Public Library

The New York Public Library is a legendary landmark in a city filled with landmarks. I had passed it many times, but never even thought to enter. The façade is so imposing, I guess I somehow thought I didn’t belong there.

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On the Shores of San Francisco

San Francisco is one of those cities where the ocean seems to have a very strong presence. Not just in spirit, but also physically ingrained in the persona of the city. No matter where you are, you can always catch a

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On the Shores of San Francisco

San Francisco is one of those cities where the ocean seems to have a very strong presence. Not just in spirit, but also physically ingrained in the persona of the city. No matter where you are, you can always catch a

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Sleaze on the Sunset Strip

Sunset Strip is probably one of the weirdest things about Los Angeles, which as a whole is already a very weird city. The short stretch of Sunset Boulevard traveling through West Hollywood has a rich history, from the 1920s Prohibition era secret

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Sleaze on the Sunset Strip

Sunset Strip is probably one of the weirdest things about Los Angeles, which as a whole is already a very weird city. The short stretch of Sunset Boulevard traveling through West Hollywood has a rich history, from the 1920s Prohibition era secret

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Snapshot: Urban Splendor in New York City’s NoHo

New York City is one of the most recognizable cities in the world, both in its appearance and its attitude. This simple snapshot of a street corner in the NoHo neighborhood of Manhattan displays a perfect microcosm of New York

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Snapshot: Urban Splendor in New York City’s NoHo

New York City is one of the most recognizable cities in the world, both in its appearance and its attitude. This simple snapshot of a street corner in the NoHo neighborhood of Manhattan displays a perfect microcosm of New York

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17-Mile Drive: California’s Best Scenic Drive

California is one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever visited, and it would be incredibly hard to limit myself to even a Top 10 of the state’s wonders. Still, it would be easy to imagine 17-Mile Drive at the top

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17-Mile Drive: California’s Best Scenic Drive

California is one of the most beautiful places I’ve ever visited, and it would be incredibly hard to limit myself to even a Top 10 of the state’s wonders. Still, it would be easy to imagine 17-Mile Drive at the top

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Two Birthday Cakes in New York

I have a bad habit of going overboard for my birthday. It’s more than normal among kids, but most people grow out of it as they get older, and start celebrating their birth in a more low-key way, maybe just

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Two Birthday Cakes in New York

I have a bad habit of going overboard for my birthday. It’s more than normal among kids, but most people grow out of it as they get older, and start celebrating their birth in a more low-key way, maybe just