Posts tagged "NYC"
We visited the Bronx and Arthur Avenue

We visited the Bronx and Arthur Avenue

My friend and I decided to take the subway to the Bronx and then walk to Arthur Avenue.  Arthur Avenue is the “other” Italian section in NYC and the last time we were in New York, someone told us it was too dangerous to go to the Bronx. This time we were determined to go....
Brooklyn's Polish Section-a Must Visit

Brooklyn’s Polish Section-a Must Visit

Polish spoken here, along with poppy seed bread and sausages. Greenpoint, Brooklyn, home to Polish immigrants, has a large community of Polish residents who frequent community restaurants and bakeries.  I listened to people order in their Polish language in each bakery and meat market I popped into.  A few even helped me to decide which...
Here's why I come to eat in Greenwich Village

Here’s why I come to eat in Greenwich Village

Walking around Greenwich Village and the West Village is always full of authentic New York sightseeing. Each block holds their own specialties with shoe and clothing stores, plus food! A favorite of mine is Pasticceria Rocco on Bleecker St for their scrumptious lobster rolls. I also indulged on this flaky Italian pastry filled with cannoli...
Chelsea Market and the Food Network

Chelsea Market and the Food Network

The famous Chelsea Market takes up a city block in Manhattan and used to be home to the Nabisco Biscuit Company. Oreo cookies were invented here. Now it has many eateries and shops plus the Food Network is housed upstairs. I tried to get into the Food Network offices but security is tight! I decided...