Holiday Train Show at the Botanical Garden, New York City

The holidays may be over, but you can still hang on to those festive feelings with a trip to the New York Botanical Garden's Holiday Train Show.  Each year the creators assemble together a month and a half long extravagant feast for the eyes that appeals to all ages from the young to old.  Intricately … Continue reading Holiday Train Show at the Botanical Garden, New York City

Alsace, France : Colmar & Eguisheim

Charming villages that make you feel like you've just stepped straight into Disney's Beauty and the Beast and compelled to belt out the chorus of Belle.  As that is one of my all time favorite Disney movies, it's no wonder that these were the first thoughts that came into my mind while I explored this Northeastern region … Continue reading Alsace, France : Colmar & Eguisheim

Boston, Massachusetts : City Highlights

No matter where you walk, every corner is a whole different experience from the last.  That is the beauty of Boston. It took about 4 hours on a bus ride from Grand Central Station up to Boston.  This was a mini weekend trip that I did a few years ago.  Since it was my first time really having … Continue reading Boston, Massachusetts : City Highlights

Manhattan, New York : A Stroll on the High Line

If a sense of stepping into some kind of post apocalyptic dystopian setting, where an abandoned train track is overgrown in vegetation and foliage, while tucked between futuristic architectures is what you are in the mood for, then the High Line will bring you there....albeit just a tad more groomed and primped.  This is an … Continue reading Manhattan, New York : A Stroll on the High Line

Newport, Rhode Island : The Breakers Mansion

Lavished mansions sit by the seaside in all their grandeur giving us a little glimpse into the domestic lives of the wealthy men and women of the "Gilded Age".  If you have curiosity for a bit of a history lesson and being in another place in time then these mansions located in the charming town of Newport, RI could be … Continue reading Newport, Rhode Island : The Breakers Mansion