11 Truly Great Things To Do In Talkeetna, Alaska

things to do in Talkeetna Alaska

Talkeetna was one of my favorite stops during my recent trip to Alaska. It’s a fairly small place – so small that I did wonder what people do there in the long winter months. But comes summer, Talkeetna comes to life and there certainly are quite a few cool things to do in Talkeetna. This … Read more

49 Absolutely Incredible Things To Do In New York City

things to do in New York

There are so many amazing things to do in New York that you’re never quite done exploring. You may not know it, but I used to live in New York City. I visited for the first time in December 2000, when I had a long layover on my way back to Sardinia, and decided that … Read more

How To Get 9/11 Museum Tickets

9/11 Museum tickets

Getting 9/11 Museum tickets is easier than you can imagine. This post will highlight the various options available. 9/11 Museum and Memorial (or better, the National September 11 Memorial Museum) is one of the most popular attractions in New York. As you may already know, I was in New York on 9/11. Back then I … Read more

A Complete Guide To Visiting The Statue Of Liberty

visiting the Statue of Liberty

Are you wondering “is the Statue of Liberty worth visiting?” Yes! Visiting the Statue of Liberty is a must when in New York. A UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1984, this monument is an important landmark and a testimony of the past of the city and the country, a symbol of what the United States … Read more

The Best Museums In NYC

a day in New York

There are many incredible museums in NYC, for just about any interest. Whether you are into art, culture and traditions, history and technology, you are bound find something to keep you entertained on a rainy day – in fact, on any day! There are so many museums in NYC that there even is a “Museum … Read more

Where To Get The Best Views In New York

Best views in New York

New York is an incredible city – the kind of place you fall in love with as soon as you set foot there (I only know too well!). But where are the best views in New York?  The short answer would be “anywhere” – because really, no matter how you look at it, New York … Read more

The Best Itinerary For 3 Days In San Francisco

3 days in San Francisco

If you are a first-timer and have 3 days in San Francisco, you can see a lot of the city and get a good idea of its atmosphere and of what it has to offer. Incredibly multi-cultural, with an out of this world art scene, blissfully open-minded and liberal, it’s easy to fall in love … Read more

A Fun Itinerary For 4 Days In New York

4 days in New York

Do you have 4 days in New York and are trying to figure out an itinerary that will help you make the most of the city, see as many attractions as possible, and have fun while you do? Worry not: I am here to help. Truth be told, seeing New York in 4 days is … Read more