Fourth of July in Jacksonville Events & Activities

Irresistible Ways To Spend Fourth of July in Jacksonville

With warm weather, a cool coastal breeze, sandy beaches, and an upbeat metropolitan area, Jacksonville, Florida, is a busy city all year round. But with Fourth of July celebrations continuing all week long, "Jax" transforms Florida's largest…
Historic Pittsburgh Inclines To Visit

Historic Pittsburgh Inclines For Fantastic City Views

Ranked as one of the best places to travel to in 2017 by Harper's Bazaar, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is becoming a travel hotspot. If you're looking to sail along the water and experience the brilliant city skyline, then Pittsburgh offers wonderful…
Pink Shell Beach Resort & Marina Affordable Destination Wedding Fort Myers Florida

Affordable Fort Myers Destination Wedding With Beach Views

Growing up I had little interest in planning a dream wedding. I was too busy with dance and swimming lessons to care. In fact, for a long time, I thought that I would start planning for my wedding after I said "Yes!". Yet after helping my friends…
Hunter Mountain Discover Outdoors Day Trip From New York City

Hiking Hunter Mountain NY With Discover Outdoors

I love exploring the great outdoors but with a hectic schedule, long weekends and trips abroad were the only times that I'd get to escape. After focusing more on health and wellness this year, I stopped making excuses. The lack of time was no…
New York City helicopter tour with iconic sights like Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building

Iconic Landmarks To See On A New York City Helicopter Tour

Although I usually dread cutting trips short, flying over New York City is one of my favorite parts about coming back home. On a recent return flight, I took a good look at the city. I studied its skyscrapers, bridges and soccer fields. Looking…
Downtown St. Louis, from Keiner plaza, with the old Courthouse in the background - photo by Timothy K Hamilton. Breweries in St. Louis

Brewery Wish List: Visit Three Breweries In St. Louis

When it comes to beer, there’s no shortage of American cities that offer great craft options. Cleveland, Portland, and San Francisco are some of the first that come to mind. And I can't forget my home city, New York City! These cities are…
Kokedama at Brooklyn Brainery: Make Your Own Living Moss Balls Class in New York City

DIY Kokedama at Brooklyn Brainery: Making A Herb Garden

Since my macrame plant hanger class, I've been thinking about starting an indoor herb garden. A windowsill full of fresh herbs would add a bit of greenery to my kitchen. I could also use the herbs to garnish cocktails and add unique…
Butter Lane Cupcakes: Cupcakes 101

Cupcakes 101: Yummy Cupcakes At Butter Lane Cupcakes

When it comes to baking, I'm a late bloomer. While most people learned how to bake when they were young, I baked my first cupcake last week. Ha! Even though I try to avoid the kitchen at all costs. I'm slowly warming up to the idea of cooking…
Swimming With Sea Turtles and Snorkeling With Calabaza Sailing Cruises

Barbados Shipwrecks & Swimming With Sea Turtles

Want to swim with sea turtles and spot shipwrecks? Then consider cruising the Caribbean Sea aboard a luxurious catamaran in Barbados. Feel like royalty as the crew pampers you with unlimited food and drink. Relax on a hammock or if you're feeling…
Bangerz & Mash at Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City by Brunch Theatre

Bangerz & Mash: 8 New Plays Made For NYC Millennials

When was the last time that you enjoyed a play? More importantly, when was the last time that you enjoyed a play as a New York City millennial? I'm talking about a play that you can relate to even if you were too embarrassed to admit it. Serving…
Weekend in Chicago: A Chicago Budget with Spending Costs

How Much Does A Trip To Chicago Cost?

Weekend trips are what I like to call "small doses of travel". Arriving Friday night and returning home on Sunday, Chicago is a great weekend destination if you're short on time. From free walking tours to casual strolls along the Chicago Riverwalk,…
Is Bermuda expensive? Bermuda vacation cost details.

How Much Does A Trip to Bermuda Cost?

Less than two hours away from New York City (and many other cities on the East Coast), Bermuda is a convenient international beach getaway. Although it wasn't previously on my travel wish list, I stumbled on an irresistible flight deal late…