Travel and Food Notes

Categories: Food & Drink Sightseeing The Scene
Blogger: Meryl Pearlstein
Description: Travel and food observations from an obsessive and compulsive survey of the world. Plus everything New York City.

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April 22nd
The Bronx’s New York Botanical Garden is in full bloom with its daffodils, azaleas and tulips. But it’s the Garden’s exotic orchid show in the Enid A. Haupt Conservatory and its after-dark program “Orchid Evenings”that a… Continue Reading
April 17th
Two exciting exhibits are currently on view at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.The first, “Play It Loud” is a must-see for anyone who fancies himself or herself a rock ‘n roll fan.  The exhibit consists of rooms and … Continue Reading
March 15th
This past Presidents’ Day, I had the privilege of experiencing a truly presidential meal, thanks to chef-owner John Doherty of Blackbarn restaurant in Manhattan. While the American-inspired restaurant has received numerous accolades for its cuisine … Continue Reading
February 21st
Bad weather, busy schedules, forgetfulness…. All can put you in a position to need a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift or reservation.  Not to worry – we’ve got you covered with these incredibly interesting and available fun t… Continue Reading
February 21st
As the Frank Sinatra song goes, these are the days of wine and roses. That may be true for Valentine’s Day, but how about adding saké and Madeira to the mix? And perhaps some travel plans that appeal to wine lovers?The Cliffs of MadeiraHere I… Continue Reading