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Grand Central Station in NYC

Going to Manhattan? You can't miss historic Grand Central Station! For over a century, this railroad terminal has captivated New Yorkers and visitors to the city with its architecture, design, and offerings.

New York, North America, Read About Can't Miss Places

The Morgan Library NYC

Visit the Morgan Library NYC in person or through this blog. One of the finest libraries in the world, it is a can't miss location.

New York, North America, Read About Can't Miss Places

Things to Do in NYC: a Photo Essay

I recently had the chance to explore Manhattan for the weekend and was once again struck by what a dream place it is for a fan of U.S. history. From Gilded Age mansions, cemeteries, palatial libraries, museums, and Beaux-Arts train stations to soaring skyscrapers and cathedrals, there is plenty of grandeur to absorb. Since a… Continue reading Things to Do in NYC: a Photo Essay

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My Favorite City for the Holidays

Some people like a small town for the holidays. Their dream city looks like Bedford Falls out of It’s A Wonderful Life, a charming scene reminiscent of a Norman Rockwell print. For me, New York City conjures up Christmas magic. When I was a child, I watched Miracle on 34th Street over and over. I dreamed… Continue reading My Favorite City for the Holidays