The Greenwich Hotel (New York City) – Good, not great

Overview: A NYC-style boutique luxury hotel Strengths: Location, quality of furnishings, dining [and the spa] Drawbacks: Service lapses in the “Drawing Room” and elsehwere, hallway noise coming into guest rooms (See bottom for a brief note on our extraordinary meal at Jungsik!) Backed by Robert DeNiro (among others), New York City’s “The Greenwich Hotel” has […]

San Francisco Activities

My recent trip to San Francisco was a hybrid, including both leisure time and business meetings.  The original seed for the trip was a surprise “milestone” birthday party weekend for a good friend.  Our plan was to call in Grandma to look after the kids while my wife and I enjoyed time with our friends […]