Armchair Travel

Some readers may not have been convinced by my recent post about the pleasures of winter travel. If you’re waiting for the spring thaw to board a plane (despite all my advice on how to enjoy the pleasures of the season!) some armchair travel might provide your travel fix. The following books all have their…

A Walk Along the Hudson

Do you ever think there’s nothing left to explore near your hometown? Most likely, you’re wrong. Countless times I’ve crossed the George Washington Bridge into Manhattan, or taken the Lincoln or Holland tunnels. And yet, not until last week did it occur to me that the Hudson River is actually quite beautiful, and it might…