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North America » United States » New York » Riverhead July 14th 2019

Orient Point, New-York, 14 juillet En remontant vers le Nord, la population estivante sur les plages s'accroît sensiblement. Après le calme des Outer Banks, les destinations populaires comme Virginia Beach (Virginia), Ocean City (Maryland), Wildwood (New Jersey) et Atlantic City (New Jersey) présentent un tout autre visage. Chaque été, des millions d'amateurs de farniente sur la plage envahissent les blonds rivages de l'océan Atlantique. C'est au milieu du dix-neuvième siècle que les premiers centres de villégiature balnéaire se sont développés, pour le meilleur et pour le pire... Les célèbres "boardwalks" et leurs échoppes donnent un aspect fortement commercial à ce littoral qui s'urbanise toujours de plus en plus. Le cas d'Atlantic City est particulier, la ville ayant connu des hauts et des bas depuis son époque glorieuse au temps de la prohibition. La "Vegas de l'E ... read more
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Virginia Beach, Virginia
Virginia Beach, Virginia

North America » United States » New York » Riverhead April 27th 2012

Sister Corde called earlier in the week hoping we would be able to see her again before we left town. We arranged to rent a car, and we picked her up at the convent. “Do you like Italian?” asked this little full-blooded Italian woman. “Do I LOOK like I like Italian????” I responded. She correctly took that as a Yes. She gave me directions to place she enjoys, Villaggio’s in Whitestone, and off we went. The aroma of the pizzas baking in the brick oven was enough to make me a believer. I had veal marsala with pasta, Sister had ravioli, and Gracie ordered a bianca pizza made with ricotta, fresh mozzarella, andbasil. Of course, I started inhaling the lunch before remembering the photos, but I did get pics of Gracie’s leftover pizza and our desserts. ... read more
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