Adventure #85: Holiday Market at Union Square

From the time Santa rides into town on the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade float, New York City is flooded with the Christmas spirit. Cute Santa Clause and toy soldier displays appear in shop windows. Colorful decorations energize the streets from Manhattan to Queens with New York-style Christmas trimmings. The Holiday Market, located in Union Square, … Continue reading Adventure #85: Holiday Market at Union Square

Adventure #81: Meandering the Streets of Bushwick

It only requires a short walk down the streets of Bushwick for a pedestrian to encounter the murals in this Brooklyn community. A creative invasion of art has swept over this once economically depressed neighborhood. An army of artists, armed with paintbrushes and spray paint cans, went to work on the sides of dilapidated buildings … Continue reading Adventure #81: Meandering the Streets of Bushwick