Tag Archives: New York

What to Pack for New York in September

solo trip in nyc in battery park

September is a wonderful time to visit New York City. As the summer crowds dwindle and children return to school again, a traveler coming to New York City can find good deals on hotels and food. It’s easier to book dinner reservations. Not to mention, more opportunities to explore the best attractions with fewer hassles, […]

Solo Travel in the Finger Lakes: How to Plan Your Epic Escape

solo travel in the finger lakes offers gorgeous natural views

Note: Cayuga County Tourism kindly hosted me for a long weekend in exchange for coverage. As always, all opinions are my own and it’s my main priority to write honestly about my experiences. The Finger Lakes are a group of long, slender, and enticing lakes in upstate New York. As a travel destination, the Finger Lakes […]

12 Fun Things to do in Auburn NY

kayaking is one of the fun things to do in auburn ny

Note: Cayuga County Tourism kindly hosted me for a long weekend in exchange for coverage. As always, all opinions are my own and it’s my main priority to write honestly about my experiences. Despite living in close proximity to New York City for several years, I still haven’t explored New York State nearly as much […]

Packing Guide: What to Pack for NYC in May

yellow taxis are iconic in new york city

Ahhh, New York, New York! My (sadly very expensive) soul city! New York in May is beautiful. After a long and snowy winter, locals are ready to take back their streets and parks, and life feels even more vibrant in the USA’s largest city with the arrival of nice weather. Of course, regular readers of […]

11 Awesome First Time Solo Female Travel Destinations USA

looking happy and excited in nyc

Planning first time solo female travel is overwhelming even if you feel super excited at the same time. To tell you the truth, I still vividly remember my first solo trip to Scotland. My flight was delayed due to thunderstorms. I already hate flying. Let me tell you … listening to thunder rumble in the […]