1863 wasn’t so very long ago; though its buildings may be crumbling, the ghosts within still tell our stories. … More A Visit to the Tenement Museum in New York City
Diane Raaum and I recently got our New York fix together. She reflects on one particularly fun aspect of our trip in this guest blog post. ———————————————————————————— On a recent trip to New York City, I was fortunate to be able to travel with The Rollerbag Goddess. As friends we share lots of interests and … More How to Fascinate in New York City: Shopping with Hats!
Rank this among so-called “First-World problems,” but it’s nearly impossible for me to be a skinny foodie. Simply put, I follow my stomach around the planet. To me, the greatest possessions in the world are gastronomic; the greatest investments, digestible. The only caloric blow-out meal was at The Plaza in Manhattan. It was worth every … More Fear and Self-Loathing in New York City
Cafe Regular du Nord in Brooklyn. Photo By Charish Badzinski. Cafe Regular du Nord is one of the littlest coffee shops you’ll ever enter. But what it lacks in size, it makes up for in charm. Found on 7th Avenue in the Park Slope neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, it’s a great place to grab … More Random Travel Photo of the Week: Cafe Regular du Nord
Times Square, Midtown Manhattan, New York, at night. Photo by Charish Badzinski. How about a mini vacation in New York? At 1:15, it’s a bit more than a minute, and heaps longer than a New York minute! Enjoy a leisurely stroll through Times Square in Midtown Manhattan for today’s mini getaway. While you’re here, buy … More Mini Vacay: A New York Minute
Imagine what could happen if you were to travel.Surely, beauty would emerge. Photo by Charish Badzinski. When they hear of my travels, particularly my solo adventures, so many people say, “Oh, I could never do that.” When I press, most often people seem uncomfortable considering the possibility, though few will admit they’re just plain scared. … More Go ahead, travel. What’s the Worst that could Happen?
Midnight snack. Times Square, Manhattan, New York. Photo by Charish Badzinski. Like this post? You might also like: Weekend Getaway: Hit the NYC Highlights in 48 Hours Can This Vacation Be Saved? Travel Foodies Versus Food Camels Brooklyn in Bloom: A Tour of Brooklyn Botanical Garden in Spring _____________________________________________________________________________________________ Join our community of travelers and … More Random Travel Photo of the Week: Midnight snack in Times Square, Manhattan