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In The City That Never Sleeps [Manhattan, New York]

With a limited time in New York, I really wish I could have had a couple more days to explore the city. But within just a few days I saw a lot and just took in the city. The liveliness of the New York City is simply contagious.  1. The Holland Tunnel – Felt like … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

Restaurant: Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Location: 246 W Willow Street, Syracuse, NY Cuisine: Southern/ American/ Barbeque Menu: http://www.dinosaurbbq.com/locations/syracuse/ Price: $15-25 Going to New York from Ottawa I knew I would pass by Syracuse. I absolutely could not miss out on the opportunity to eat at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. I knew this place would be popular, I just didn’t expect it to be THIS POPULAR! Walking … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: China Chalet

Restaurant: China Chalet Location: 47 Broadway Ste 2, New York, NY Cuisine: Chinese Menu: http://www.chinachaletnyc.com/menu.html Price: $15-25 I guess it’s kind of odd that I’d be searching for Chinese Food on a trip to New York, but Ottawa does do that to you! I was pretty skeptical about China Chalet, but I was extremely hungry after my failed attempts to find other … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: AYZA Wine & Chocolate Bar

Restaurant: AYZA Wine & Chocolate Bar Location: 11 W 31st Street, New York City, NY Cuisine: Lounge/ Bar/ Dessert/ Mediterranean/ French Menu: http://www.ayzanyc.com/menus.html Price: $25 & Up Can’t waste a night in New York no matter how long the day’s been! The city never sleeps, so apparently I shouldn’t either! AYZA is a small wine and chocolate bar just near the Empire … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: Lombardi’s Pizza

Restaurant: Lombardi’s Pizza Location: 32 Spring Street, New York, NY Cuisine: Italian/ Pizza Menu: http://www.firstpizza.com/images/Web_Menu_Oct_2011.pdf Price: $15-25 Of course, after watching Diners, Drive-ins, & Dives and Man Vs. Food all the time, I’d be insane not to try out Lombardi’s Pizza. Zagat rated “Best Pizza on the Planet”, so who am I to say no to the World’s best;)? The menu is … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: Rice to Riches

Restaurant: Rice to Riches Location: 37 Spring Street, New York, NY Cuisine: Dessert Menu: http://www.ricetoriches.com/puddy.aspx Price: $10 or Less To be honest, I didn’t even plan to come here but the Foodie gods must have known I’d love it! I actually didn’t even know I liked (LOVED!) rice pudding until I came here:). The layout of the store is very much … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: Shake Shack (UWS)

Restaurant: Shake Shack (UWS) Location: 366 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY Cuisine: American/ Burgers/ Fries Menu: http://shakeshack.com/_pdf/menus/Menu_UWS.pdf Price: $10 or Less So apparently this is suppose to be the “In-N-Out” of New York? Although it’s all about preferences, I was excited to try the Shake Shack! I loved the interior and organized layout of the place. Clean, but funky;). Although there … Continue reading

Dining 101 [New York]: Katz’s Deli

Restaurant: Katz’s Delicatessen Location: 205 E Houston Street, New York, NY Cuisine: Sandwiches/ Meat Shop/ American Menu: http://katzsdelicatessen.com/menus/ Price: $15-25 This may not be the Statue of Liberty or the Empire State Building, but Katz’s is definitely a New York tourist attraction. After watching Adam Richmond chow down on a juicy Pastrami Sandwich on Man vs. Food, I knew I had to pay … Continue reading

Fade-In Human Art (UPDATE) – Liu Bolin x Kenny Scharf Create NYC Street Art that Confuses Viewers

As many hopefuls venture to New York City to become apart of the “city scene”, Liu Bolin has taken this mentality to the next level. In continuing his ongoing series of “invisible” artwork, Bolin camouflages himself with the whimsical masterpiece of Kevin Scharf on Bowery and Houston. Collaborating with Tony Goldman and the team at … Continue reading