New York – The Brooklyn Bridge and my favorite eating places

Notable places: Brooklyn Roasting Company, Brooklyn Bridge, Prince St. Pizza, Big Gay Ice Cream Shop, Biergarten Favorite coffeeshop: The Brooklyn Roasting Company We had visited another, more exclusive looking coffeeshop called La Colombe, but BRC stole my heart.  I didn't want to visit the same place twice, but this cafe was a happy exception.  Not only … Continue reading New York – The Brooklyn Bridge and my favorite eating places

New York – Chelsea Market, Halal Guys, and Times Square

Notable places: Chelsea Market, Halal Guys, the MET, Shake Shack, Schmackary's Chelsea Market Days continued to be dreary as we set out for Chelsea Market. It wasn’t difficult to find, and if you go as early in the morning as we did, there’s hardly anyone walking around. If you have trouble knowing where to go, … Continue reading New York – Chelsea Market, Halal Guys, and Times Square

New York – Hanging Around NYU, 9/11 Memorial, and the Financial District

Breakfast at Friedmann’s We had to make sure we had a hearty breakfast to prep our bodies for the strenuous walks ahead, so we headed over to Friedmann’s for some delicious french toast, eggs, burritos, and hash browns. I felt extremely healthy with my side of fruit rather than toast, and it did not disappoint … Continue reading New York – Hanging Around NYU, 9/11 Memorial, and the Financial District

My First Day in New York

This was my first trip to New York. All I knew about New York was what I had seen from TV shows and movies, so my assumptions were that everyone was just the average, relatable working class Joe looking to get laid on a regular basis, and it is the prime place for aliens to start invading. I … Continue reading My First Day in New York