Tag Archives: New York Botanical Garden

Orchid Show: NY Botanical Gardens

The weather outside is cold and there’s still snow on the ground. Inside, it’s warm and humid, thanks to annual Orchid Show at the New York Botanical Gardens. We made our yearly pilgrimage and then ate fabulous Italian food on … Continue reading

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NY Botanical Gardens’ Holiday Train Show

I was ambivalent about attending the New York Botanical Gardens’ Holiday Train Show.  I figured it would be yet another way that the holiday season has become commercialized and though I admire model trains, they don’t captivate me too much. Call … Continue reading

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New York Date: Botanical Gardens & Guggenheim

“Welcome to 70 degrees,” the greeter said as we entered  the New York Botanical Gardens’ conservatory to tour its orchid show. We peeled off our coats, hats, gloves and scarves, eager to enter the world of Key West, the theme … Continue reading

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