A Local’s Guide to Saratoga Springs

The great ocean road is home to the kind of stuff you see in Google images and always wish you could visit one day. Twelve Apostles, Koalas, Kangaroos, surf towns, Bells Beach and Point Break or cowabunga Keanu.

Many countries and cities are aesthetically appealing, but the reality of living there and breathing in the daily air can sour positive first impressions. Australia is one of the few countries which can successfully satisfy both criteria. Yes, it is visually spectacular!
Many countries and roads are aesthetically appealing, but the reality of living there and breathing in the daily air can sour positive first impressions. Australia is one of the few countries which can successfully satisfy both criteria. Yes, it is visually spectacular!

Living so close to such a beautiful area, most weekends regadless of the season I usually am having a drive down the coast to grab a few shots, as there is much to explore and this place rarely takes a bad photo. The idea behind this guide was to do what I love — grab my camera, some friends and to go explore. I rented a VW kombi for the weekend and the only thing on my itinerary was to enjoy the time, keep shooting and try to show off the laid back Australian summer lifestyle.

The idea behind this guide was to do what I love — grab my camera, some friends and to go explore.

Most weekends regadless of the season I usually am having a drive down the coast to grab a few shots, as there is much to explore and this place rarely takes a bad photo. The idea behind this guide was to do what I love — grab my camera, some friends and to go explore. I rented a VW kombi for the weekend and the only thing on my itinerary was to enjoy the time, keep shooting and try to show off the laid back Australian summer lifestyle.

Celebrate the Summer Solstice: New York

Paris has its lights, Rome its crooked alleys, London its misty Thames. But nowhere is as breathlessly romantic as New York City. You can’t put a price on love, so mix in some splurges alongside simpler pleasures.

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Seek serenity in the Hudson Valley, Long Island, and the sleepy side of the Bronx.

Overlooking the Hudson and also the New Jersey Palisades, Wave Hill may be a public inexperienced area and cultural center with twenty eight acres of spectacular, themed gardens. (It’s conjointly one in every of the city’s most sought-after wedding spots.) Pack a lunch and create each day of it, traveling via either the one train or the Metro-North Railroad out of Grand Central Station. (Go to wavehill.org for a lot of elaborate travel directions.) as an alternative, pay a day in Fort Tryon Park at the Cloisters, a branch of the Metropolitan depository of Art dedicated to medieval Europe.

I remember walking across Sixty-second Street one twilight that first spring, or the second spring, they were all alike for a while.Joan Didion

I could taste the peach and feel the soft air blowing from a subway grating on my legs and I could smell lilac and garbage and expensive perfume and I knew that it would cost something sooner or later — because I did not belong there, did not come from there — but when you are twenty-two or twenty-three, you figure that later you will have a high emotional balance, and be able to pay whatever it costs. I still believed in possibilities then, still had the sense, so peculiar to New York, that something extraordinary would happen any minute, any day, any month. Tapestries, manuscripts, glass, and works by silver- and goldsmiths area unit on show in an exceedingly building made of foreign twelfth- and thirteenth-century bailiwick items. The Cloisters is accessible by subway or bus; see here for details.

Lend Me Your Ears: Bedroom Producer

As a teenager, Rechtshaid set up a small studio in his parents’ garage, and started recording and producing friends’ bands. One of his first public releases was by the rapper Murs, a friend from high school.

By 2015, he had established himself as someone who could help write songs and make records that worked. He had started a small publishing company and began building a team of collaborators.
By 2015, he had established himself as someone who could help write songs and make records that worked. He had started a small publishing company and began building a team of collaborators.

Yes, I used a machine to record. when a naked man’s chasing a woman through an alley with a butcher knife and a hard-on, I figure he’s not out collecting for the red cross. this is my gun, close! you wouldn’t hit a man with no trousers on, would you? this is the ak-47 assault rifle, the preferred weapon of your enemy; and it makes a distinctive sound when fired at you, so remember it. here. put that in your report!” and “i may have found a way out of here. well, do you have anything to say for yourself? I took a viagra, got stuck in me throat, i’ve had a stiff neck for hours. my lord! you’re a tripod. you are as precious to me as you were to your own mother and father.

Not everyone is going to like what I do, and that’s something I can accept. If everyone liked what I did, I probably wouldn’t be playing anything of depth.

Traditions are imploding and exploding everywhere – everything is coming together, for better or worse, and we can no longer pretend we’re all living in different worlds because we’re on different continents. A songwriter’s supreme challenge is being complex and simple at the same time.

Ideas from a Working Garage: Brother Moto

I spend a lot of time in the garage. In fact I’ve spent a lot of time in it since 1991. When we were finally ready to buy a house, my wife wanted her own good sized kitchen and I wanted a two car garage. If we got that, we’d both be happy!

Create a dream garage for your bikes (and yourself) with snap-together polypropylene tiles, custom cabinets and work areas, space heat and plenty of outlets.
Create a dream garage for your bikes (and yourself) with snap-together polypropylene tiles, custom cabinets and work areas, space heat and plenty of outlets.

Truth be told I’ve spent lots of your time in it since 1986. once we were finally able to get a house, my married person needed her own sensible sized room and that I needed a 2 automobile garage. If we tend to got that, we’d each be happy! thus with the acquisition of our initial and solely house, I started work fitting the garage of my dreams. It’s survived several phases, a zillion pixels comes and there hasn’t been an automobile put in it for twenty-four years. I’ve worked in and seen retailers that I’ve envied, gotten concepts from, thought I might improve on or wanted I’d ne’er visited. I’ve purloined sensible concepts and are available up with some I’m very happy with.

A motorcycle functions entirely in accordance with the laws of reason, and a study of the art of motorcycle maintenance is really a miniature study of the art of rationality itself.

It’s continually fascinating to check people’s faces the primary time they step through the door. I had one friend UN agency brought over his new girlfriend that was a pottery creator. She took one huge broad look, sucked up a deep breath and aforementioned, “I love the approach it smells in here!” That was a primary.

Dancing City — All In London Today’s To Do

Enjoy full performances and bite sized al fresco dance treats from some of the very best London and international dance companies and artists in a week dedicated to dance at Canary Wharf – from ballet, street dance, contemporary, circus and more.

Streetdance is set to become the craze of the summer.
Streetdance is set to become the craze of the summer. Calling out around the world are you ready for a brand new beat? Summer’s here and the time is right for dancing on the streets of London.

The area stretches roughly from Park Lane within the west to Kingsway within the east and from the Euston Road all the way down to the watercourse. It includes the grand recent quartiers of St James’s and Mayfair, the looking arteries of Oxford Street and Regent Street and therefore the urban grid of Soho. To the north square measure Marylebone, Fitzrovia Associate in Nursingd Bloomsbury – the closest issue London needs to an intellectual quarter – and to the south square measure square and Covent Garden.

You find no man, at all intellectual, who is willing to leave London. No, Sir, when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life; for there is in London all that life can afford.

The West End is frenzied all the time. it’s a large period population however acts sort of a magnet at weekends, propulsion in individuals from outside London in search of fun. The New West End Company has tilled millions into burnishing the area’s slightly tawdry image. Regent Street has restyled itself because the Luxury Quarter, Carnaby Street has recovered its Sixties magic, Oxford Street is cleaner and higher lit and Covent Garden is heading upscale. It nearly causes you to feel homesick for those grubby, glittery, unhealthy recent days.

Capturing The Pacific Coast: Seattle Cycling

If you’ve been on a path in a urban center, you’ve most likely seen my cycle tire marks there. The last few weeks of cycling have been fun, and I end visits with a fire and hot low to heat up in my rain-soaked boot.

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“I didn’t know what I was doing, so I made it up on the go. I had a childlike curiosity about it, which has helped separate my work from others.”

The gritty details of my ride with my dog, and ends my visits with a fire and hot low to heat up in my rain-soaked boots. On a day afternoon town of Seattle closed off a neighborhood of urban center to vehicle traffic and opened it up to folks. John and that i wandered around and that i took a bunch of images. it had been lots of fun and folks (and some critters) were obtaining around in numerous inventive ways in which. In urban center there are literally a lot of bike/pedestrian bridges than automobile bridges crossing the river!

My laptop computer lights up his tent as I flips through the photos I captured. Then it’s simply the sweet sound of Zippers slippy and early rest before succeeding ride. We’re very enjoying this trip. urban center was a gorgeous place to explore.

Summer at the Lake: The Walloon Lake

These days, motorboats outnumber sailboats and the lake is battling the invasive zebra and quagga mussels and always wish you could visit one day. Twelve Apostles, Koalas, Kangaroos, surf towns, Bells Beach.

He had as much fun in the water as any person I have known. You didn't have to throw a stick in the water to get him to go in.
He had as much fun in the water as any person I have known. You didn’t have to throw a stick in the water to get him to go in.

Living so close to such a beautiful area, most weekends regadless of the season I usually am having a drive down the coast to grab a few shots, as there is much to explore and this place rarely takes a bad photo.

Beautiful area, most weekends regadless of the season I usually am having a drive down the coast to grab a few shots, as there is much to explore and this place rarely takes a bad photo. The idea behind this guide was to do what I love — grab my camera, some friends and to go explore.

I rented a VW Kombi for the weekend and the only thing on my itinerary was to enjoy the time, keep shooting and try to show off the laid back Australian summer lifestyle. Most weekends regadless of the season I usually am having a drive down the coast to grab a few shots, as there is much to explore and this place rarely takes a bad photo. The idea behind this guide was to do what I love — grab my camera.

Some friends and to go explore. I rented a VW kombi for the weekend and the only thing on my itinerary was to enjoy the time, keep shooting and try to show off the laid back Australian summer lifestyle.

A lake is the landscape’s most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth’s eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature. Henry David Thoreau

Most weekends regardless of the season I usually am having a drive down the coast to grab a few shots, as there is much to explore and this place rarely takes a bad photo. The idea behind this guide was to do what I love — grab my camera, some friends and to go explore. I rented a VW kombi for the weekend and the only thing on my itinerary was to enjoy the time, keep shooting and try to show off the laid back Australian summer lifestyle. A bit further was a little side track to the wetland area, which is definitely worth checking out! Wetland made me think of an area near a rivers or lake, however, this one was in the middle of a valley with no water in sight! Shrub brush and moss is all that grows here, due to a iron pan below the soil. But the beech trees are slowly taking over and will eventually convert the area to a dry land. From here the walk continued pretty flat, before it climbed as it entered the Clinton Valley.