Banff Day Hike: Lakes, Glaciers, A Tea House And A Beehive

Lake Louise is a gorgeous must-see in the Banff area. A lot of people come to the lake to see it’s blue milky beauty – a result of runoff water from glaciers. There are a lot of easy hikes in the area that are quick in-and-outs and you get the full flavor of the lake. …

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Breaking Up With My Cellphone Or: The Day I Realized I Don’t Know How To Use A Real Camera

My love of cellphone cameras Cell phone cameras have ruined me. The Google Pixel 3 has an impressive camera and I don’t know how, but Google knows exactly how to correct every photo I take. It knows I shake a little. And that I’m not always good at choosing the right lighting for a photo. …

A Day in the Life: Tokyo Record Bar Restaurant Review

Tokyo Record Bar is a cool cellar restaurant modeled after restaurants in Tokyo. It seats just 18 and you have to get a reservation a fair bit in advance. Like the owner’s other restaurant, Niche Niche (see our review here), they serve a tasting menu and everyone eats the same thing. The main themes of …

A Day in the Life: Niche Niche Restaurant Review

Something New Yorkers often hear about in their day-to-day is what new restaurant opened in what trendy up and coming neighborhood. Well, last night, Neal and I went to just such a new trendy restaurant called Niche Niche. It’s located on the border of SoHo and the Village. The owner is Ariel Arce, who happened …