Category Archives: USA

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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 NYC’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 NYC’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

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On the Go in Greenwich Village

New York City is full of beauty, if you know where to look. Tucked at the southwestern edge of Manhattan is arguably one of the most beautiful neighborhoods of the city – or any city – Greenwich Village. Even though it

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On the Go in Greenwich Village

New York City is full of beauty, if you know where to look. Tucked at the southwestern edge of Manhattan is arguably one of the most beautiful neighborhoods of the city – or any city – Greenwich Village. Even though it

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The Castro, San Francisco’s Gayest Neighborhood

San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood has a storied history that is more interesting than most people I’ve met. Around the time of the California gold rush in the late 1800s and early 1900s the area attracted large groups of Finnish seamen looking

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The Castro, San Francisco’s Gayest Neighborhood

San Francisco’s Castro neighborhood has a storied history that is more interesting than most people I’ve met. Around the time of the California gold rush in the late 1800s and early 1900s the area attracted large groups of Finnish seamen looking

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San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf

San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf used to actually house fishermen, years and years ago. Nowadays it’s closer to a glorified mall, mostly existing for tourists. Actually all the locals I’ve met say they avoid the neighborhood with more vigor than they would

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San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf

San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf used to actually house fishermen, years and years ago. Nowadays it’s closer to a glorified mall, mostly existing for tourists. Actually all the locals I’ve met say they avoid the neighborhood with more vigor than they would