Category Archives: North America

Inside New York City’s Water Towers

Rooftop water towers are the primary source of drinking water for many New Yorkers, yet frequently they are poorly maintained, and present a potential health hazard. Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/LflANX Watch more videos at: http://nytimes.com… Continue reading

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No more buggy rides in NY’s Central Park?

Many US cities have quintessential sights and sounds: San Francisco’s clanging cable cars, New Orleans and its raucous Mardi Gras, and Washington’s political mudslinging. New York has an abundance of them too, and the new mayor has ignited a firestorm… Continue reading




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American Queen Steamboat Company

Easy Plugin for AdSense by Unreal At the top of my ‘bucket list’ is a trip on the Mississippi on the magnificent American Queen. This Fourth of July you can join the American Queen for a cruise to Pittsburgh, the … Continue reading

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