Tag: world war I

Austrian Anomalies


Looking for Understanding in France and New York I don’t know much about Austria beyond the Sound of Music. Little makes sense to me about Austria despite my efforts to understand. How could the homeland of Marie-Antoinette, who herself struggled…

Dining in DUPAV

Pershing Square Cafe, right across from Grand Central Station in Manhattan, beckons business types and tourists alike. Photo credit: V. Laino

Manhattan’s Pershing Square Café Offers a Glimpse of History “It’s not often I eat beneath a bridge,” the Youthful Adventurer remarks as we marvel at the sound of taxis passing over our heads as we await our lunch at Pershing…