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Astoria, New York: Mmmm, chocolate pizza!

Astoria, Queens, New York, is known for many things.  It’s the home of Sesame Street.  It saw the Guinness World Record set for largest musical saw ensemble.  And it is one place where you can get a chocolate pizza.

It’s pizza dough with chocolate hazlenut cream, chocolate sauce, powdered sugar and chocolate chips.  So sweet it makes your teeth hurt.  From Rizzo’s Fine Pizza.

Where to: Astoria, Queens, New York

When: February 2011

The pedometer says: At least 10,000 steps a day.

Can flush toilet paper? Yes.

Lowlight: The MTA not working when you need it.

Highlight: Walking down the street hearing 4 different languages in one block.