By Terry Trucco
When it’s dark outside — and cold — the perfect antidote is a tree — or a lobby, window, mantel, staircase, doorway, you choose the noun — ablaze with light.
Everyone does up the holidays differently, as I discover every year when I make an informal swoop through the city’s hotels. But almost every hotel in town — save a handful of the uber-hip — dresses up when the sky goes black. Here’s a sampling of holiday sights, ca 2013.
As befits a smart budget hotel, the Pod 39 plants its tree in front of two adjoining mirrors and lands three trees for the price of one.