Last night, I took a trip around the world. I attended an event at the Andaz 5th Avenue in Manhattan celebrating all Andaz hotels, and in particular, four new Andaz hotels — Andaz Delhi, Andaz Ottawa Byward Market, Andaz Mayakoba Resort Riviera Maya and Andaz Scottsdale Resort and Spa. There were rooms, food and drinks dedicated … Read More
It was a pleasure to meet Apple co-founder Steve “Woz” Wozniak and hear about his work, life and travels.
Say it ain’t so. I just read on NBC 4NY that the Carnegie Deli – a NYC landmark – known worldwide for it’s heaping deli sandwiches, many named after famous actors, will be closing at the end of the year. Just looking at that photo makes me hungry! After 79 years in business, Carnegie Deli … Read More
Hi everyone. I apologize for the sporadic posting here. Unfortunately, there have been a series of health issues with my family that have taken precedent. It’s a steamy day in NYC (currently 91 degrees) and I thought I’d do a quick catch-me-up on a few deals and happenings. FREE SHAKE SHACK BURGER Yes, you heard … Read More
A nice perk from Chase Hyatt Visa arrived in my mail today!
with Snowstorm Jonas looming (or already begun), this might be the perfect time to take advantage of great hotel prices
New York City Restaurant Week is right around the corner. I missed it last year because I was so busy traveling, but this year I’ll be in town and looking forward to it. You know the drill, January 18 to February 5th, at participating restaurants, lunch $25 and dinner $38. Here’s the list of participating … Read More
I recently attended a TBEX conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. For those who don’t know, TBEX is the acronym for Travel Blogger Exchange, which organizes seminar events for travel bloggers, writers and travel industry professionals. Every year, TBEX partners with fantastic destinations to bring the travel industry together for networking, education and tourism. These events … Read More
After three nights of carnivorous skewered meat debauchery at traditional Brazilian churrascarias, my soul (and arteries) longed for something other than another slab of meat
Those who read this blog know that when I am not traveling far and wide, I enjoy staycations. These staycations are a fun, and often inexpensive way, to escape city life and explore destinations closer to home. This weekend, Won’t Run and I ventured to Rockland County, New York. Although it’s only an hour away … Read More