Category Archives: New Jersey and New York

When is the Best Time to Travel to New York?

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Are you asking yourself when is the best time to travel to New York? Hmmmm well, as you already know, choosing when to take a vacation isn’t always an easy decision to make. More options, more problems. Let’s make matters even more complicated. New York has its own special considerations, and not just because it’s […]

New York Winter Packing List: A Complete Guide

Travel Guide: New York Winter Packing List Believe it or not, the snowy holiday season is rapidly approaching! Meaning it’s time for suggestions on winter travel! We all want to “get away” as soon as the cold weather comes, but some of us actually like northern destinations this time of year. As for you, are […]

What to Pack for New York in Fall

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Fall is my favorite time to visit New York City. My freakin’ favorite. If I was forced to pick only one season to go to New York, then I’d choose autumn every single time without fail. Why do I love fall in New York? Lots of reasons. Temperatures are crisp and cool. Bloody orange leaves liter […]

7 Fabulous Things to Do in Astoria Queens

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If you have extra time, even as a traveler, then I recommend taking the subway to Queens. You’ll encounter incredible neighborhoods, eat at unique and diverse restaurants, and see world class sites without the insane crowds of Manhattan.  In particular, I want to talk about Astoria. Although it has changed a lot, Astoria is still […]

Heart Broken Stories: How NYC Emotionally Healed Me

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First a disclaimer. Initially, I was completely torn about writing this article on heart broken stories and breakup recovery. I waffled about it all week. I would write a paragraph, shake my head, and close the draft. Then I’d open it again. Argh. As you already know, I don’t make too many references to my […]