Travel Roundup 6.23.17

Travel Roundup 6.23.17

Cuba Travel Crisis After Obama lifted the Cuba travel ban in 2014, Trump has reversed it. It’ll take some time, but this means that US citizens won’t be able to visit Cuba as freely as we’ve been able to the last couple years. You can still go there but only through a people-to-people exchange (licensed … Read More

How to Have the Perfect Day in Midtown Manhattan

How to Have the Perfect Day in Midtown Manhattan

Midtown Manhattan is so much more than Times Square. It’s got lots of museums and tons of food options. Here’s my guide for the perfect (fully packed!) day in Midtown. Grand Central Terminal Start your day at Grand Central. It’s a gorgeous building that has been open since 1913 with 750,000 visitors passing through each … Read More

Travel Roundup 6.16.17

Travel Roundup 6.16.17

Dear Evan Hansen is the show to see The Tony Awards were this past Sunday and Dear Evan Hansen took home the top honor of Best Musical (as well as Leading Actor and a few other awards). Hello, Dolly and Bette Midler also won big. Check out my guide to getting tickets here. Parlez-vous Olympics? … Read More

How to See the Tony Award Winning Shows

How to See the Tony Award Winning Shows

ICYMI, the Tony Awards were this past Sunday. They’re a celebration of the past year’s Broadway shows and a celebration of all things Broadway. It’s also a huge marketing tool for all shows – whether they win or not. Here’s how you can see this year’s top shows:   Best Musical Dear Evan Hansen Check … Read More

Travel Roundup 6.9.17

Travel Roundup 6.9.17

Have a whale of a time… in NYC? Humpback whales have returned in New York after nearly 100 years. Experts say it’s due to better water quality and algae for whales to feed on. They’ve had so many whale sightings that tour companies are popping up including Gotham Whales. Airport a tourist destination? The world’s … Read More

Review: Chihuly at the New York Botanical Garden

Review: Chihuly at the New York Botanical Garden

Whether you know the name Chihuly or not, you’ve probably seen his glass sculptures on display somewhere, whether a chandelier hanging in a lobby or his glass blown flowers coating the ceiling at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. He’s actually been on my radar for a few years. Just last month I checked out the Chihuly … Read More

Travel Roundup 6.2.17

Travel Roundup 6.2.17

Stuck in London Town British Airways faced an IT issue last weekend, causing all flights from Gatwick and Heathrow on Saturday to be cancelled. They’re blaming it on a power outage. It’s back up and running but the airline is still facing problems due to the cancellations. JetBlue is going paperless JetBlue is the first … Read More

Theatre: 10 Ways to Maximize Your Per Diem on Tour

Theatre: 10 Ways to Maximize Your Per Diem on Tour

Touring is one of the best ways to make money in theater. Your per diem is nontaxed money in addition to your salary which you can use any way you want, which means you can bank the extra each week. Here are my tips for maximizing your per diem so you can add to your … Read More

Travel Roundup 5.26.17

Travel Roundup 5.26.17

  Aloha, Southwest! Southwest Airlines announced plans this week to expand flights to Hawaii from the West Coast. No specific dates yet but it’s amazing news as flights will get cheaper to the big island. Attention passengers: your pilot could be a king It just came out that the Dutch King has been piloting commercial … Read More

How to Shop at Trader Joe’s on the Road

How to Shop at Trader Joe’s on the Road

Trader Joe’s has a major cult following and I’m definitely one of them. I became a fan of them in college due to their cheap prices BUT it has also come in handy on the road where I can stock up on frozen foods to heat up in my hotel room. I have been known … Read More