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Summer in NYC 2014, Activity #19: Smoke Joint

Smoke JointNeighborhood: Fort GreeneVenue: BBQ SpotAtmosphere: Country, CasualCrowd/Scene: BBQ LoversFoursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/1lGbogDRating: 2 Stars The Smoke Joint! I had been waiting for quite a while to hit this BBQ spot up, and I finally got my chance after walking out of the Brooklyn Academy of Music … Continue reading

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Summer in NYC 2014, Activity #18: Brooklyn Academy of Music

Brooklyn Academy of MusicNeighborhood: Fort GreeneVenue: MuseumAtmosphere: Academic, ClassyCrowd/Scene: Music/film loversFoursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/1lGbg0ARating: 3 Stars Despite calling myself a New York expert, I had managed to go almost 12 years in this city without going to the Brooklyn Academy of Music. And not surprisingly at … Continue reading

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Summer NYC 2013, Activity #22: Die Stammkneipe / Der Schwarze Kölner

Die Stammkneipe/Der Schwarze Kölner Neighborhood: Fort Greene, Brooklyn Venue: Biergarten Atmosphere: Casual Crowd/Scene: Afterwork, Happy Hour, Late Evening Foursquare Check-in: http://4sq.com/1blYvDU Rating: 3 Stars Die Stammkneipe/Der Schwarze Kolner (DSDSK) was a venue that I had not originally planned on visiting … Continue reading

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Summer Activity #9: Fort Greene Park, Planks-R-Us

Fort Greene Park Neighborhood: Fort Greene, Brooklyn Venue: NYC Park Atmosphere: Family-friendly People: Families, Yuppies Rating: 5 There are a lot of parks in New York City, and many of them have their pluses and minuses. But in my “vast” … Continue reading

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