Tag Archives: New York

Solo Travel New York Guide: 10 Best Reasons to Go to NYC Alone

traveling to new york alone

Updated: October 2022 As a traveler, I frequently mention that NYC is my “Soul City.” I understand that New York is not for everyone. It’s massive, crowded, stressful, expensive, and at times, unfeeling. However, in my opinion, there is truly no other city like New York, and no matter what the future brings, NYC will […]

13 Amazing Things to Do Alone in Rochester NY

rochester tea time anthony and douglass

Note: Visit Rochester 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. For years, I’ve associated Rochester with … well, school! After all, this city is home to the selective University of Rochester. Not to mention, […]

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 […]