Surfing the Far Rockaways

One of the first places I lived in New York was the tippy-top of Manhattan, Inwood, served by the A train. It’s the longest one-seat subway line–32 miles–in the New York subway system and it starts in Inwood and runs to the farthest outreaches of...

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Our Favorite Hotel in Morocco

Two more to go but Dar Maysanne in Rabat remains No.1. Loved the Berber tent, of course, but that’s in an entirely different category! Click on the first photo to see the slide show.This slideshow requires...

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Entrepreneurial Morocco

Moroccans are so busy! Here in the narrow lanes of the Marrakesh medina they’re on donkeys, motorbikes and bicycles. They’re in a hurry and they’re mischievous. A girl on a motorbike pretends to aim her bike right at my 14-year-old , then grins and...

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Resist Inertia.

Fight Routine.

Play Hooky.