Tucked into the quiet corner of 36th & Madison is a beautiful stonework building & a relatively nondescript brownstone with a big secret. Inside is the soaring, opulent, private library of financier of J.P. Morgan. The Morgan Library & Museum is filled with his historic collection of books & manuscripts – the building is simply magnificent. […]
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An Update! I recently stayed again at The Renwick, while in NYC one night on a business strip. I am happy to report that many of the staff issues mentioned in my original post have been taken care of – everyone was welcoming & friendly. My colleague & I stayed in a 15th floor room […]
In July, I had to take a quick overnight business trip to New York City. My meetings were in Chelsea, so I decided to ditch my usual Midtown lodging & stay right in the neighborhood. As I was researching places to stay, I came across what could be called a cruise-lovers dream come true: the […]
Wishing all my readers who are celebrating today a very, merry Christmas! I wanted to share a few of my favorite photos from our time in NYC last weekend to celebrate the holidays. Hoping you & yours have a safe, happy & healthy holiday! You might also like… Ultimate Guide to Christmas in New York City My […]
I am a creature of habit, especially when traveling. As much as I love discovering new things, there’s something great about going somewhere comfortable & familiar. When traveling to NYC for leisure or business, I stay in one of a handful of hotels (usually the Library Hotel or 70 Park). So when B & I decided […]
The Big Apple shines brightest during the holidays – & the accompanying crowds will certainly let you know that you’re not the only one who feels that way. In fact, we’re headed there later today for our sort-of-annual holiday trip to Manhattan. Here’s the ultimate guide on how to make the most out of your […]
I usually pay my own way for the experiences shared here. Sometimes I don't. If something is comp'd, you'll always know. Regardless, you'll always get my honest experiences & honest opinions - the good, the bad, the ugly & the fabulous.