New York City Suggestions

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Planning a trip to New York City can be strenuous, especially of you’ve been before. I am gearing up to go back—with my life long best friend—and found myself scrambling to find fun things to do that don’t break the bank. I’ve seen the Statue of Liberty and walked through Madame Tussaud’s. It’s time for something different. It’s not as easy to find things off the beaten track on the internet, so here is what I suggest! Read More

Bocas del Toro – Finding Paradise

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To initiate the start of my blogging career, I wanted to begin with something fresh and familiar to me that concerns my most recent travels to Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama this past 2013 Summer. I just recently had a friend ask me about what I recommend she do with her three extra days between flying into Costa Rica and flying out of Panama City. She had mentioned wanting to visit a place called Bocas del Toro, a popular island in the VERY northeast corner of Panama. A place that definitely offers a little chunk of paradise if you go searching for it. Read More

Boston’s North Shore #happyplace

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Yes, I’m talking about the Cape – the other Cape!  Massachusetts’s Cape Ann and the surrounding areas have a lot to offer in the way of summer fun and activities.  Here’s a local perspective of how to enjoy your time on Boston’s north shore. Read More

5 Cheap Things To Do When Visiting A New Country

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So you randomly threw a thumbtack at that world map hanging on your wall, and decided to visit the first country it hit. Now that you’re in a place you know almost nothing about, what can you do here? Travel is a journey; a journey to find adventure and culture and depth in the far foreign reaches of our world. I believe that the best way to do this is by experiencing as much of the local culture as you can during your short visit, something that doesn’t require a lot of money. Here’s my checklist of the activities you should do when you go to a country for the first time.

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