Posts Tagged "nyc"

no travel required

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 in no travel required | 1 comment

no travel required

Super interesting infographic for our fellow travel bloggers: The State of Travel Blogging  We may be biased, but we think Central Park is the most beautiful of all the parks! New York’s Beautiful Central Park Rent a local friend, hmm? We may have to try this on our upcoming Eurotrip. 6 Websites That Help You Meet Locals While Traveling Not exactly travel related, but we do love a good social media scandal. HMV Staff take to official Twitter Account to Live-Tweet Their Own ‘Mass Execution’ A snapshot from the romantic’s least favorite part of town. For more ABSOLUTELY...

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cozy up, new york

Posted by on Jan 28, 2013 in true life: new york | 18 comments

cozy up, new york

If you know us well, (or have read any posts from the winter ever), when the temperatures drop, the wino and I have a serious problem with the whole “leaving-our-apartments” charade that other people call “living.” Apparently it’s ok if bears bury themselves underground for months, but less endearing when humans do it? Also, here is where I note: neither of us actually know what hibernation is or where the bears go, exactly. Anyway, as we already addressed, this year we are trying to change things. I’ve found that the best way to get me out of my pajamas...

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new york times travel show: tips for first-timers

Posted by on Jan 21, 2013 in inspiration & wanderlust, travelers | 18 comments

new york times travel show: tips for first-timers

This weekend, we had the pleasure of welcoming our fellow travel lovers to our beloved city for the 10th Annual New York Times Travel Show. As first-timers, we were nervous. We carry a general fear of large crowds and salespeople, and we had no idea what to expect from the three-day show. Luckily for you, just like the romantic’s adventure in TBEX-land, we’re here to share our newfound wisdom for anyone thinking of taking the leap and signing up for next year’s show. Hello, Javits Center. You are practically in New Jersey. The Do’s DO purchase your ticket in advance....

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no travel required

Posted by on Dec 17, 2012 in no travel required | 4 comments

no travel required

Ah yes, back to our regularly scheduled posts of daily travel reading. Did you miss us?! I mean, maybe from now on, we exclusively travel during ski season? A Step Closer to Heaven… in Val d’Isere France Spoiler alert: the answer is basically no. But we appreciate the sentiment. Is Time Travel Real? Thoughts? Feelings? Agree? Disagree? An Open Letter to Aspiring Travel Bloggers The more we read, the more we’re positive we’d love Eastern Europe. Krakow, the fairytale city In the event you’re on Swiss overload, here’s a pic from the romantic’s weekend...

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a thanksgiving ode to bucks county

Posted by on Nov 25, 2012 in holidays | 4 comments

a thanksgiving ode to bucks county

Ahhh, hello again, travelers! The annual turkey binge has come and gone once more, and we’re already back in Manhattan… feeling about 30 lbs. heavier, naturally. Alas, our brains are working about as well as our metabolism, so we bring you: Thanksgiving in Bucks County: A Photo Essay As all good weekend roadtrips do, ours kicked off with a ton of traffic in the Lincoln Tunnel… But all was right once we were home, where there was snuggling on the couch pretty much every time we weren’t eating. There were sunsets that only Bucks County can offer up.  There were...

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