Lunch in a Mongolian Yurt

So the same friend that I went down to Pine Street with, contacted me and said that we could eat lunch in a yurt down on West 4th Street at the Fairfox. I said “What the heck” and found myself on the train headed for downtown. I took the 1 to Christopher Street, walked 2…

Dinner in a Mongolian Yurt

So a friend of mine told me that she had this app called Resy and that Shy Village which is located at 70 Pine Street had 8 Yurts that we could have dinner in. That there were two sittings, one at 5 and one at 7 and we opted for the one at 5. I…

Heated Outdoor Vegan Dining

I met my girlfriend at the Franchia Vegan Cafe which is located at 35th Street and Park Avenue. OK, it was sooo cold out but you got to love that there were heating pads on each chair which we could adjust!! Here is the outside and how it was prepared for outdoor dining. And here…

Lockdown on New Years and My Birthday

Well, I must admit that I thought until last March 13th, that I’d be in Florida visiting my folks and my brother and sister-in-law for the Christmas Week and New Years. But as fate would have it, I wasn’t there and here comes New Years Eve which is alsoLol my birthday. Not one to sit…

Georgian Food on 3rd Avenue

Met a friend for dinner only this time we ate inside with the new rule of indoor dining at 25%. We met at a new neighborhood restaurant named Chito Gvrito where they serve Georgian food. I knew that the meal would be on the heavy side but it was cold out and I was ready.…

Follia on 17th Street

Another socially distanced meeting with friends at Follia which is located at 179 Third Avenue and 17th Street. Follia has a great array of tasty food to choose from from Brussel Sprout Pizza to Meatballs and Spaghetti. Well, I wasn’t that hungry so I decided to have 2 sides. I ordered Brussel Sprouts made with…

A Touch of Paris on Lexington

Last week I met a friend at Brasserie Cognac East which is located at 963 Lexington Avenue which is the corner of East 70th Street. As I approached the restaurant I immediately felt a “je ne sais quoi” feeling that I was somewhere on a Paris Street. Now I really only wanted dessert so I…

Halloween at The Players Club

The spooks and goblins lead me 🙂 on a Halloween trail to a Socially Distanced Halloween Party at The Players Club. The club is located at 15 Gramercy Park South right across from Gramery Park. Here are some fun photos to celebrate Halloween in this very, very, very “Spooky——” year. Happy Halloween to all of…

Hudson River Fall Foliage Cruise

I discovered an opportunity to take a socially distanced Hudson River Fall Foliage Cruise. It was run by Circle Line Sightseeing at Pier 83 which is located at 12th Avenue and West 42nd Street. The date for the cruise was October 31st and so I thought what better way to spend Halloween with everything going…