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Posts by Soren Larson

Grand New Park Planned for New York City
Though I haven’t seen any solid poll numbers, I’d wager that the vast majority of New Yorkers have never been to Roosevelt Island. Let alone the vast majo... Read More
Denmark Full of Shiny, Happy People
The Danes have come up with an unusual way to lure travelers to their country. They’re very happy, and if you visit, it might rub off on you! (And save you... Read More
Sail New York Harbor on a Yacht
Some of the best views of New York City are from the water. The Staten Island Ferry is the time-honored cheap method of getting out on the waves, and it’s... Read More
The Best Bed in Maine
Admittedly, I haven’t tried out every bed Down East. But it’s hard to imagine a better night of sleep than one I recently indulged in at Hidden Pond, a ye... Read More
Cool New Architecture in NYC
The most talked-about building in New York City over the last several years doesn’t exist. That would be the Freedom Tower, the centerpiece of the World T... Read More
Calling All Hippies! Woodstock's Having a (Big) Birthday Party This Summer
If you were born at the Woodstock Festival (and it’s said that two people were), you’re celebrating a 40th birthday this summer. Congratulations! Of cours... Read More