Have the Best Halloween Ever at One of these Spooky Destinations

Have the Best Halloween Ever at One of these Spooky Destinations

Never thought of traveling for Halloween? Well you should think again. There’s tons of great spooky destinations to celebrate the holiday. Here’s a guide of some places to check out and sure to suit everyone – from the family friendly to history buff to the party animal.

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NYC: How to Have the Perfect Day in Chelsea

NYC: How to Have the Perfect Day in Chelsea

Chelsea is a neighborhood on the West Side of Manhattan. It’s not a cheap neighborhood with residences easily in the millions. But it’s an awesome place to visit with art museums, shopping, restaurants and the Highline.

It’s easy to spend a day in this neighborhood. Here’s how to spend the perfect day in Chelsea. Read More

5 Reasons to Head to Long Island City for NYC Views

5 Reasons to Head to Long Island City for NYC Views

First it was the Empire State Building and then it was Brooklyn. Guidebooks have been sending visitors around the city for the perfect views of Manhattan. Yet somehow Long Island City got skipped over. It’s the perfect place for skyline views and the tourists have yet to discover it. For the best views, head to Gantry Plaza State Park. Read More

Review: Red Door flagship spa in NYC

Review: Red Door flagship spa in NYC

The iconic Elizabeth Arden opened her first Red Door Spa in 1910. Now the brand has locations all over the country but the 5th Avenue location is the flagship. It’s a 21,000 square foot spa with two levels of treatment rooms and a penthouse terrace.

My husband has been working on the new Broadway musical War Paint, which is the story of Elizabeth Arden and Helena Rubenstein. So for my birthday, he surprised me with a gift card so I could get some pampering. 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. 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: 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 Collection in St. Petersburg, Florida.

So when I saw Chihuly’s works were coming to the New York Botanical Garden through October, I had to go. And it’s an absolute must if you’re in NYC. Read More

NYC: A Perfect Day on the Upper East Side

NYC: A Perfect Day on the Upper East Side

The Upper East Side of NYC is known for the home of the wealthy (and hard to get to via the subway) but is actually a pretty cool area full of museums and shopping. Check out my guide for the perfect day below. Read More

NYC: A perfect on day on the Upper West Side

NYC: A perfect on day on the Upper West Side

Here’s the start of my neighborhood guides in NYC. My goal is to get tourists out to different areas of the city or if you already live here, become a tourist in your own backyard. I started with the Upper West Side which is where I spent the last couple months subletting. Enjoy! Read More