Posts Tagged ‘nyc hotel’

Dancing in the street

September 4, 2013

records playing

The cones would have you believe the sidewalk is wet, but that was hours ago. While the woman frugs, the doorman from the hotel across the street yawns. He is paid to look blasé.


Hotel cocktail hour

May 13, 2011

Is this the Algonquin? I recall that the road in front was narrower. Oh, and is there a shop around here that sells antacids? Three Tums before a martini never hurt anyone.

Another man in uniform

January 19, 2010

Some uniforms have more appeal than others. This doorman knows how to operate a whistle, though, and that’s an skill that might impress an occasional woman, especially one who likes taking cabs.

Gingerbread Chrysler Building

December 18, 2009

Le Parker Meridien hotel is having a gingerbread contest. For a small donation, you can vote for your favorite.   I like this Chrysler Building, though the frosting is showing signs of wear.