Heading to Miami for a week? There's no dearth of options in the area. However if you're like me, a bit sun/beach averse, you may be more interested in exploring neighborhoods and getting a feel for what the area is really like. My husband and I just spent a lovely week down there soaking up … Continue reading A Week in Miami Itinerary
With NYC fully in the grasp of winter, I’ve been dreaming of a warm getaway to the Caribbean. If you have your trip booked and are looking to plan two full weeks, look no further! My dream itinerary will take you to the capital, the countryside, and of course the beach - all without being … Continue reading Two Week Dream Itinerary in the Dominican Republic – without the Resorts!
Zona Colonial - Santo Domingo's historic district, is a World Heritage site of UNESCO, and a place that will forever hold a piece of my heart. If you're spending one day in Santo Domingo or if it's your first time in Zona, for those who like to browse shops and eat, this is your list! … Continue reading The Perfect Day in Santo Domingo’s Zona Colonial
This is one post I've been sitting on for two years - I went to London in Spring 2016 and stayed with a very good friend of mine who planned a really lovely week for me. When she is in New York, we like to go to museums, Broadway plays, and get tea, so we … Continue reading A Week in London
On Saturday, July 14, NYC Parks GreenThumb hosted the first ever Open Garden Day NYC! Over 70 community gardens across the five boroughs were all open at the same time, in celebration of GreenThumb’s 40th Anniversary. Gardens were either hosting a workshop, having a concert, or just being open for gardeners to give a tour … Continue reading Unique New York: Open Garden Day NYC (Harlem style)
For the past few summers, my family has spent a few days in upstate New York, basking in nature and exploring the local towns - usually in the Catskills. It's always a highly anticipated trip for me, as it is a chance to get out of the city and really relax. My travel style is … Continue reading Photoblog: A Long Weekend in the Adirondacks
I had the lucky opportunity to have a tour of the Five Borough Green Roof, which is on the ... you guessed it... roof... of the NYC Parks Five Borough Administrative Building on Randall's Island. Getting there was a bit of a trek as I had to take the M35 bus from 125th Street and … Continue reading Unique New York: Five Borough Green Roof