One of the pleasures of the warm weather months in New York is a visit to The Roof Garden at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to enjoy the panoramic and sunset views, sip a drink, and take in the current seasonal exhibit. The garden opened this week with its familiar views of Central Park and rising skyscrapers, but there’s a new twist this year. This season’s exhibit, a steel and glass pavilion entitled Hedge Two-Way Mirror Walkabout, reflects and interprets the skyline and surroundings in magical and unexpected ways. The installation, by American Conceptualist Dan Graham in collaboration with Swiss landscape architect Günther Vogt, will charm and entice visitors, whatever their age.
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For all its concrete, bright lights, honking cars and nightlife, New York City is a wonderful town for kids. From the gigantic, green oasis of Central Park and Broadway’s memorable musicals, to the classic waterfront amusements on Coney Island, there’s frankly too much to do to fit into one trip. read more »
A sunny, industrial enclave by the city’s eastern waterfront, Dogpatch is a historically gritty seaport that has recently evolved into one of San Francisco’s most intriguing and up-and-coming neighborhoods. Converted factories, warehouses and pre-1906-earthquake Victorians now house a concentration of stylish eateries, bars and shops as well as artist studios and galleries. read more »
With more than 100 seminars, demonstrations and panel discussions from a who’s who of culinary talent (250 from 14 states), the Atlanta Food & Wine Festival is four days of foodie heaven. The brainchild of Dominque Love and Elizabeth Feichter, who hit on the idea after attending the famed Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, the event is the only food festival in the country to celebrate the South in all its culinary bounty. Here’s the low down on filling up. read more »
Spring has sprung and summer is not far behind. With the arrival of better weather, now is the time to start letting you know about all the sunny fun that’s available to you at the many festivals taking place in your favorite CityPASS destinations. Here are five fun and funky festivals to enjoy. We will share more as the season heats up! read more »