Author Archives: George Augustine

Eat & Drink in New York (II)

Eat & Drink in New York: Arthur Avenue – The Real Little Italy   4/B/D to Fordham Rd. Transfer to Bx12 bus eastbound to Arthur Av and walk south.   Ask a New Yorker of Italian descent for the taste … Continue reading

Eat and Drink in New York (I) – 21 Club

Eat and Drink in New York: 21 Club – Historic High Class Libations   B/D/F/M to 47-50 St-Rockefeller Center, Eto 5 Av-53St   When it comes to speakeasies, 21 Club was in a class by itself. This townhouse today stands … Continue reading

Best Places to Stay in Washington DC (I)

Best Places to Stay in Washington DC: Capitol Skyline Hotel – Unlikely hipster hangout in SW DC   DC's 20-30-something hipsters have adopted this hotel, at least in summer. Weekends, they party hearty by the pool, with Good Stuff Eatery … Continue reading

Best Sights to Visit in Athens, Greece (III)

In 1985 Athens was elected the first European cultural capital, and not without reason. With its 5,000-year history of settlement the city is amongst the oldest in Europe. The most ancient part of the city is the Acropolis, the military … Continue reading

Best Golf Clubs in Florida (IV)

Miles of lush green fairways, tee times available 365 days a year, courses designed by big-name architects and world-class golf academies are just a few of many reasons to tee up in Florida.   The golf course lineup in the … Continue reading

Best Golf Clubs in Florida (III)

Miles of lush green fairways, tee times available 365 days a year, courses designed by big-name architects and world-class golf academies are just a few of many reasons to tee up in Florida.   The golf course lineup in the … Continue reading

Best Golf Clubs in Florida (II)

Miles of lush green fairways, tee times available 365 days a year, courses designed by big-name architects and world-class golf academies are just a few of many reasons to tee up in Florida.   The golf course lineup in the … Continue reading

Best Golf Clubs in Florida (I)

Miles of lush green fairways, tee times available 365 days a year, courses designed by big-name architects and world-class golf academies are just a few of many reasons to tee up in Florida.   The golf course lineup in the … Continue reading

Best U.S. Family Ski Vacations For The Holidays (I)

Best U.S. Family Ski Vacations For The Holidays: Crystal Mountain, Michigan Crystal Mountain is an excellent family destination for the holiday season because it is brimming with holiday cheer – from horse-drawn surreys to NASTAR ski racing …against Santa!   … Continue reading

Best Places to Eat in Boston, Massachusetts (II)

Best Places to Eat in Boston, Massachusetts: Artu – Value, Italian Style   Artu isn’t as cramped and crowded as other uber-popular North End restos. Instead, it flies a bit under the radar, endearing itself to diners with consistency and … Continue reading