Tag Archives: New York

NYC – The Six-Month Slump

Dear reader. It’s been a while since my last post. The reason being that, for the last month I’ve been HATING New York City. And who wants to own up to their big adventure going sour? And who the Hell ever says they HATE New York. But, as the thrill of the new began to […]

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Dog-Walking In Central Park

Central Park has the most draconian set of by-laws in the world. There are huge swathes of fenced-off precious green space accessible only to park workers, there are fields given over solely to certain types of sporting activity and there are a great many ‘Passive Lawns’ where everything except sitting down and keeping quiet is […]

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The Lobster Dinner

Today everything changed. The seas went flat, the sun came out and whales started spouting fountains all around. This evening was unbelievably idyllic. The sky is orange and the breezes are lovely and warm. The whole ship is in formal wear tonight in anticipation of Lobster Newburg in the grand, two-tier Britannia Restaurant (left). There’s […]

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