December 27: The Day After
guide to not wasting away New Year's Day in bed, possibly with
the help of some Rapidita. Option II: Waste away New Year's Day
December 20: For the Non-Christmas Crowd
week's Weekend: visiting
houses of worship where they're not celebrating Christmas. Also,
a bunch of new posts
on the blog this week.
Thursday, December 13: Xmas Markets, NY1, Globo.com
column, on New York's Christmas markets, is online now. (See if
you can guess what I got for my nephews.) I'll be on NY1 talking about it at 10 PM Sat. and 10 AM Sun. ALSO: I just came across a
Portuguese translation on Globo.com of my House
and Home section piece on Second Life.
December 7: Queens
coming Sunday's column, about why Queens is worth a visit, is
already online, with
a new video. I'll be talking about both on NY1's New York Times
Close Up this Saturday at 10 p.m. and Sunday at 10 a.m. Oh yeah, and
forgot to mention it before, but I did last Sunday's Why
We Travel interview, with a wacky first-time snowboarder from
November 29: Chocolate Mania, BBC Brasil, NY1
my latest video,
about NYC's best hot chocolate. The column that accompanies it is out early, too. Also out today,
Brazilian journalist Lucas Mendes's BBC
Brasil column on...me and my love of farofa. Alas, it's in Portuguese.
Finally, I'll be on New York Times Close Up with Sam Roberts this
Saturday at 10 p.m. and Sunday at 10 a.m. on NY1. (That one's in English.)
November 25 in Travel Section
Beers: Glasses White With Foam is the new column, and I also did
We Travel caption. Also: lots of new stuff on the Clips pages.
TV Appearence on November 25
will be making my first lusophone* television appearance as the guest
on the popular (or so they tell me) Brazilian show Manhattan Connection.
It's on GNT this Sunday, Nov. 25 at 11 p.m. and appears to be repeated
four times Monday as well. The schedule is here.
always wanted to use the word lusophone!
November 14: Early Column, New Video, Upcoming TV
Weekend in New York hits the web on Wednesdays. The latest: Middle
Eastern food on Atlantic Avenue......with
a video. (For this week only, the column will not appear in Sunday's
November in Travel Section
in New York: Staten Island and Why
We Travel: Sarasota, Fla.
October 28 in Travel Section
Caribbean" package online has my pieces on and photos of
the Dominican Republic (article and slideshow)
and Curacao (article and slideshow).
(The online versions of the articles are much longer than the print
edition ones.) There's also a cool interactive map for each.
have a piece on the
bars of Belo Horizonte, a cool city in Brazil way off the usual
my column is on Dominican
New York, one of my favorite high-cholesterol topics. This week, it
comes with a video, the first in what will hopefully be a series
to accompany the column..