Month: November 2004

Katz’s Delicatessen New York has the best Maztoh ball soup I’ve ever eaten. Dumplings the size of your fist. Mmm, brains. It’s also the location of ‘that scene’ in When Harry Met Sally. And Carnegie Deli has the biggest sandwich I’ve ever eaten ‘ The Woody Allen’, which is alternated pastrami and corn beef in […]

Back from New York, back into the loathsome slough of the office. My hotel proved to be as bad as it was painted. I walked into it from Times Square, and it was immediately obvious that it hadn’t been decorated since the thirties. Peeling wallpaper, threadbare carpets scattered over the holes in the floor, and […]

New York City: Carter – Deals and Reviews – You will contract a parasite if you stay here: “I have stayed in some disgusting hotels, but they are usually tolerable if the staff is nice and friendly. When I said I had a reservation, the lady said, ‘$89 Now.’ They have no manners and in […]

How to Buy Cheap Airline Tickets – eHow.com For my own perusal, but very useful.