Category Archives: Hotels

The Breakers Palm Beach

August 1, 2020- by Steven E. Greer I finally visited the historic Breakers Hotel in Palm Beach. It was built in 1925 by rich guy Henry (more…)

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The United States just entered into a second Civil War

Update November 5, 2017- Outspoken conservative senator Rand Paul was attacked by his neighbor, (more…)

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My predictions for the economic impact from the COVID-19 pandemic

March 4, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD I was pondering the impact from the COVID-19 pandemic. I think that it will have a huge detrimental impact to the (more…)

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What I Did for Summer 2019

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Review: Trump Doral

January 19, 2020- by Steven E. Greer I drove two-hours south to Trump Doral for an overnight trip. I wanted to see what the golf school’s (more…)

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Video tour of the new Conrad Hotel by GM Robert Rechtermann

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Sunset Strip 2019

October 29, 2019 (more…)

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What I Did for Summer 2018

October 14, 2018- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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Tour: The 1 Hotel Sunset Strip

October 29, 2019- by Steven E. Greer (more…)

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Everything you say can and will be used against you

November 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer, MD I keep telling people that “smart home” devices, such as Amazon’s Alexa, record everything you (more…)

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Review update: Augustine in the Beekman Hotel

Update December 4, 2018- Eater reports, “Restaurateur Keith McNally’s FiDi jewel Augustine (more…)

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Former Ritz-Carlton hotel sold again

October 4, 2018- RealDeal reports: “Los Angeles-based firm Urban Commons has acquired the hotel portion of the Wagner at the Battery. (more…)

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The Greenwich Hotel

Produced and Directed by Steven Greer The newest hotel near Battery Park City is also one of the best in the city: The Greenwich Hotel. Newly constructed less than two (more…)

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Review: Mark Kozelek at the Roxy

January 10, 2018- by Steven E. Greer Much like the film The Disaster Artist, I saw the worst concert ever back on December 18th at (more…)

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Review: The Arlo Hotel in SoHo

December 20, 2017- by Steven E. Greer, MD I stayed at the Arlo Hotel in SoHo located at Canal and Hudson Streets. It opened one year ago. (more…)

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Was the Poulakakos Group ousted from the Maritime Building Hotel project?

March 29, 2016- by Steven E. Greer A local advertising flier is reporting on the Maritime Hotel project and EDC documents that (more…)

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Second Review: Fowler & Wells (now Temple Court) in the Beekman Hotel

Update August 22, 2017- NYT reviewer Pete Wells commented that Fowler & Wells was named after a racist phrenologist. Well, after the rise of white supremacist last week, Tom Colicchio, (more…)

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The fancy subway entrance by Four Seasons

August 5, 2017- When you are Larry Silverstein, you get special subway entrances. (more…)

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Review: The Beekman Hotel lounge in City Hall

October 27, 2016- by Steven E. Greer City Hall has been a no-man’s land for decades, with few places of any quality to go for lawyers and (more…)

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Game of Kitchens: Todd English is the latest to back out of the Downtown W Hotel restaurant

Update February 23, 2017- Todd English has also backed out for the reasons we described below. (more…)

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