What to Wear in Chicago during the Fall

Here’s everything you need to know about Chicago weather and fashion during the month of October. Weather October is when it starts to get chilly in Chicago – especially at night – and it’s mainly the wind that makes it so cold. Staple Outfits During the day: Skirt with stockings or jeans Booties or tennisContinue reading “What to Wear in Chicago during the Fall”

What to See in Chicago

Here are 3 must-see places in Chicago! The Bean How can you go to Chicago, and not see this iconic sculpture? Michigan Ave This is the street to go shopping and get a drink at the Starbucks Reserve. 360 Chicago This has the best views of the city, and this is building is also homeContinue reading “What to See in Chicago”

Where to Eat in Stamford, CT

Here are 5 different places you need to try on your next visit to Stamford, Connecticut. Scroll down to read about them! Patisserie Salzburg This cute French patisserie has an abundance of delicious food and coffee! Tutti Pazzi Located in downtown, this Italian restaurant has AMAZING pasta! The four cheese tortellini is to die for!Continue reading “Where to Eat in Stamford, CT”

West Beach Stamford, Connecticut

Here you can find everything you need to know about parking, the crowd, and the quality of the beach. Parking There is a parking lot, but it is a bit small. You can park in a nearby neighborhood and walk for 10 minutes to get to the beach. The Crowd It was fairly crowded forContinue reading “West Beach Stamford, Connecticut”

How to Get Around New York City

New York City offers a lot of different types of public transport. You can rent a Citi Bike, take an uber, ride the subway, hail down a taxi, or walk. This article breaks down the cost and efficiency of each mode of transportation. Citi Bike This method is cheaper than getting a taxi or Uber,Continue reading “How to Get Around New York City”

Coney Island Review

Of course I have to fit in some beach time during a city trip. Food Coney Island is the birth place of the hot dog, and Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs is right on the boardwalk. There are other places as well, but they’ll all be serving similar foods of hot dogs and burgers. The BeachContinue reading “Coney Island Review”

Why You Need a CityPass for your Visit to New York City

CityPass is a ticket booklet containing an admission ticket to the top attractions in various big cities across America, including New York City. With CityPass, you pay one substantially reduced price and avoid main entrance ticket lines at most attractions. Attractions Covered Empire State Building American Museum of Natural History The Metropolitan Museum of ArtContinue reading “Why You Need a CityPass for your Visit to New York City”

Visiting New York City in the Spring vs the Fall

I have visited New York City twice now. The first time was in May pre-Covid, and the second time was in September 2021 during the pandemic. Read through this article to find details on the weather, Covid restrictions, and how the tourism season is during these months. Weather May was a bit chilly and rainy.Continue reading “Visiting New York City in the Spring vs the Fall”

Third Window Brewing Co. Review

Located in Santa Barbara, California, this family-owned brewery ranks towards the top of all the breweries I’ve been to. The Family Story Out of all the numerous wineries and breweries in Santa Barbara, I picked this one to go to on my day trip because of the family story. Every member of the family isContinue reading “Third Window Brewing Co. Review”

5 Activities in Santa Barbara, California

Walk Down State Street This iconic shopping and dining street is a great area to take a stroll. Due to the pandemic, the street was completely closed off from traffic to allow for outdoor dining and more social distancing. Check out The Book Den Right around the corner from State Street is The Book Den.Continue reading “5 Activities in Santa Barbara, California”