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I Finally Tried Una Pizza Napoletana And It Was Amazing!

una pizza napoletanaLast summer, the Michael W Travels family was supposed to have a long layover in San Francisco on the way home from our trip around the Pacific.

I had plans for our short visit… We were going to go to a San Francisco Giants game and dine at Una Pizza Napoletana. Due to a delayed flight, we never made it to San Francisco.

Fast forward a few months later. Anthony Mangieri of Una Pizza Napoletana announced that he was closing his shop in SF and coming home to New York City! Continue reading I Finally Tried Una Pizza Napoletana And It Was Amazing!

Insider Tip: Get An Egg Cream At This Surprising NYC Location

The Egg Cream is an interesting (and tasty) drink. What’s most interesting about it is that there aren’t any eggs in it. There also isn’t any cream!

An Egg Cream is made with three ingredients- chocolate syrup, milk and seltzer.

There are a few theories as to how the Egg Cream got its name. If you’re interested in reading about the topic, check out the Wikipedia page here. Continue reading Insider Tip: Get An Egg Cream At This Surprising NYC Location

A New NYC Attraction That I Have To See!

NYC
image: Twitter

I’m always looking for things to see and do around the NYC area. This could be as simple as checking out a new restaurant or visiting a park with the kids.

If public or quirky art is something you like, then a new sculpture in NYC should be high on your list of things to see if you happen to find yourself in the area. Continue reading A New NYC Attraction That I Have To See!

A Bizarre Attraction By LaGuardia Airport I Need To Visit

LaGuardia Airport
image: wikicommons (not the actual rock)

Upgrades to LaGuardia Airport make it a nightmare to drive to. It can also be a big pain when trying to catch a ride when you want to leave the airport.

Once the renovations are done at LaGuardia Airport, it should be the best and most modern airport in the NYC area. Continue reading A Bizarre Attraction By LaGuardia Airport I Need To Visit

$300 Million Margaritaville Resort To Open In New York City

Margaritaville Resort
image: Twitter

It’s going to be cheeseburgers in paradise in New York City as plans were announced for the opening of a Margaritaville Resort in Times Square.

Margaritaville Resorts as well as a variety of other businesses (like casinos and restaurants) are “heavily inspired by Jimmy Buffett lyrics and solely Jimmy Buffett Lyrics”, according to Fox News. Continue reading $300 Million Margaritaville Resort To Open In New York City

Time Out Opening Huge Food Hall In NYC

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Over the past few years there’s been lots of posts about the Bourdain Market. In the end, the chef turned author turned traveling TV host will not be opening his market in NYC.

Food halls are a fun place to visit due to the variety of options being offered. NYC has lots of excellent food halls, with more in the works.  Since opening, our new favorite is DeKalb Market in Brooklyn, NY.

The borough is about to get some big competition from Time Out. Continue reading Time Out Opening Huge Food Hall In NYC