Tag Archives: The Titanic

The Old King Cole Bar

Aside from Bemelmans, another one of my favorite bars is the King Cole at the St. Regis Hotel on East 55th Street often drawn there merely by its history. Whenever I walk in a great sense of the past greets … Continue reading

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Is This Seat Taken?

I love hotel bars. Why, I bet you’re wondering? Because somehow it really doesn’t feel like you’re drinking especially at 2 o’clock in the afternoon. “Isn’t that a bit early in the day Susannah?” “Not at Bemelmans Bar in the … Continue reading

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I Hear Music And The Train Coming

I’m always amazed at how many musicians play in the subway and not just guitar and sax players either. Sometimes a 6 piece band will be assembled at Grand Central, backup singers and all, as if they were riffing at … Continue reading

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