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New York City

Posted by Anja | September 11, 2011

I moved to New York in September 1999. Twelve years later, I am still here. It flew by, this New York minute. During these dozen years, a lot happened. In...

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Posted by Anja | July 18, 2011

I returned to New York on Friday, right in time to enjoy the peak of summer fun. The video below, taken yesterday as my husband and I boogied away at...

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Posted by Anja | September 28, 2010

I’ve been back from the Galapagos for a week now and still can’t shake off the thoughts of this pristine archipelago in the eastern Pacific. Friends have been asking me...

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Posted by Anja | June 8, 2010

I'm getting ready to leave my beloved Brooklyn this Sunday for a six-week research trip to Croatia, my native land. I can't think of a better way of saying a...

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Posted by Anja | June 1, 2010

With all my frequent travels, I don't get to spend enough time at home in Brooklyn these days. Yet when I do, I'm always reminded of how much I love...

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Posted by Anja | May 11, 2010

Inspired by Banksy's brilliant film Exit Through the Gift Shop that I saw last week, I am devoting this post to political acts of art around the world. While some...

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Posted by Anja | April 26, 2010

Today I miss Lisbon. Portugal's capital popped up in conversation several times in the last few days. Earlier this afternoon, I was having lunch with two colleagues who have never...

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Posted by Anja | January 16, 2010

Last month, I started blogging about New York City for Oyster Locals, the new blog of Oyster.com. So I thought I'd share some of these posts. Enjoy! Where to Munch...

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Posted by Anja | November 9, 2009

Yesterday was a sunny Sunday so my man and I decided to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge. This iconic stroll is among my favorite New York City activities. In fact,...

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Posted by Anja | July 21, 2009

One of my favorite things to do at home and on the road is taking photos of street art. It's especially great in New York City, a place in constant...

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