My friend and I weren’t expecting to see so much art in Montreal
Walking along the canal you could still see the signs of the industrial age in the nearby buildings—giant warehouses either sitting vacant or more commonly being converted into ritzy apartmentsRead more "Montreal: Lachine Canal"
They call it The Mountain. And while, to the American tourist used to the towering mountain ranges of the Rockies and the Sierras, it more like a small hill; it does tower above Montreal.Read more "Montreal: Mont Royal"
With the Mayoral primary today, it’s probably appropriate that I’m going to talk about that big scary word “development.” It’s a hot topic in New York; it means many different things: new housing, affordable housing, not-so-affordable-housing, loss of history, change in culture. Basically, everyone has something to say about “development.” I say all this because […]Read more "Long Island City"