Paula Ryszkiewicz

New York

Spotter since 2017

My spots (50)

Rainey Park – Western Queens oasis

When you step into "Rainey Park" in New York City, it feels like you have been welcomed into the shared backyard of Astoria residents. Compact & sunny!

relaxing
Relaxing

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

Queens Bakehouse – New York Style patisserie

"Queens Bakehouse" in NYC was an instant hit with me. Their inventive twists on classics are what really stole my heart - the croissant loaf, for example.

coffee&tea
Coffee & tea
snacks
Snacks

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

Statues for Equality – Women in bronze

"Statues for Equality" is a project in NYC that aims to match female representation in public art with that of men. Who would you like to see memorialized?

arts&culture
Art & culture

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

Straus Park – Lovely memorial

"Straus Park" in NYC is commemorated to Isidor & Ida Straus, two prominent New Yorkers who died aboard the Titanic. I love how allegorical the sculpture is.

arts&culture
Art & culture
relaxing
Relaxing

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

Nicholas Roerich Museum – Painter of mountains

The "Nicholas Roerich Museum" in NYC is a great spot to check out if you're looking for a unique, intimate museum experience off the beaten path...

arts&culture
Art & culture

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

Ukrainian Institute of America – Ukrainian culture

"Ukrainian Institute of America" is in a beautiful French Gothic mansion in NYC. Its galleries extend across four floors and tell many stories...

arts&culture
Art & culture

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

Albertine Books – Stellar ceiling

"Albertine Books" is NYC's only French-English bookshop. It's one of my favorite bookshops simply by merit of its lovely astronomical ceiling...

arts&culture
Art & culture

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

192 Books – Cozy bookshop

You'll be in heaven in "192 Books" in Chelsea, New York if you like art & design, even though they do carry pretty much every genre...

shopping
Shopping

By

Paula

Ryszkiewicz

About me

About me
I'm a native New Yorker and a flight attendant for an international airline. My work takes me all over the world, but I'm always happy to return home to New York City! I was born and raised on Staten Island, went to college in upstate New York, and I now live in Astoria, Queens. I'm an art-lover and nature girl, so you can usually find me at one of New York City's spectacular art galleries, or taking in some fresh air at one of our city parks.

Why New York?
New York City is a world capital, but also my hometown! I've found everything I love right here: an exciting arts scene, world-class theater, iconic museums, beautiful parks, and a huge variety of craft breweries.

Where else can you find me online?
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