This city is dirty, eclectic, and a bit eccentric. It's also breathtaking and thought-provoking.
I've always been a wallflower, almost to a fault...but today I found it to be a bit of a gift.
If you want to get anywhere on time, or even on the day you plan on getting somewhere, don't rely on Amtrak.
Saint Patrick's Day gives me an excuse to celebrate my favorite culture without anyone else blinking an eye.