USA

The Morgan Library & Museum, New York

The Morgan is a celebration of creativity. It houses an extensive collection of European and American books, manuscripts, drawings, photography, and other works of art. It holds true to its roots to this day. Commissioning a library in the early 1900s to house his trove of growing art and literature, Pierpont Morgan’s tastes were extensive. The financier’s son built an …

High Bridge, New York

After being closed for over 40 years, The High Bridge reopened as a pedestrian walkway this summer. Originally constructed as an aqueduct in 1848 (originally named the Aqueduct Bridge), it is the oldest bridge in New York City. Standing over the Harlem River, its eastern end connects the western tip of the Bronx near West 170th Street, with its western …

Smorgasburg Queens

Brooklyn has been home to Smorgasburg since May 2011. Every weekday from April through November, Smorgasburg features more than 100 regional and local food vendors. 2015 marks the year that this gastronomical fair came to the borough of Queens. I dropped by briefly to find never-ending lines for long-waits for diminishing supplies and choices of food. This was barely 3 …