Restaurant Review – La Pulperia Upper East Side

Restaurant Review – La Pulperia Upper East Side

La Pulperia UES * 210 2nd Avenue New York, NY 100002 * ♥♥♥♥ * $$$   When you walk down 2nd Avenue on a foggy, rainy Monday night on the Upper East Side, all of the restaurants and shops start to blend together. Salons, bars, Italian…

Restaurant Review – Le Marais Steakhouse

Restaurant Review – Le Marais Steakhouse

Le Marais Steakhouse   *    150 W. 46th Street, New York, NY 10036    *     ♥♥     *     $$$ Big lifestyle changes bring a new wave of firsts. A recent one for me – first time visiting a steakhouse without eating meat.…

The New York Botanical Garden CHIHULY Exhibit Will Take You On A Vibrant Walk This Season

The New York Botanical Garden CHIHULY Exhibit Will Take You On A Vibrant Walk This Season

World-renowned artist, Dave Chihuly – whom some critics have called the best glass artist of our time – is currently exhibiting more than 20 works of art at the New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx. CHIHULY, his first major garden exhibit in more than…

Budapest, Hungary Day #3

Hungarian ruin pub crawls, climbing to the top of St. Stephen’s Basilica and watching the sunset over Budapest are only some of the highlights of my last day in Hungary!

Budapest, Hungary Day #2

The morning after the Sparty I woke up in a daze. The night prior had been so surreal, swimming and drinking in one of the oldest thermal baths and spas in the country to strobe lights and a DJ had been one of the most…

Budapest, Hungary Day #1

Before jumping right into Budapest and the 7-hour journey to get there, I feel like we need to rewind a little bit back to Prague. In my last European travel post I left off with my last night in Prague, spent at a few casual…

Take Me Out To The Ballgame

Let’s Go Mets! Let’s Go Mets! Let’s Go Mets! There’s a lot going on with last year’s World Series Champion runner-up team and I had the opportunity to see everything first-hand last week. With strong pitching, solid fielding and a batting lineup that left room…

Prague, Czech Republic Day #2

It had never occurred to me that zoos in different parts of the world would hold varying animals. In the United States I had been to zoos in New York and Washington D.C. and the animals they housed did not differ too much. Only when…

Prague, Czech Republic Day #1

While making a list of tentative places I would travel while abroad in Europe, Prague was always at the top of my list. I had been drawn to visit Prague for a variety of reasons. It was the capital of the Czech Republic, a beautiful…

Edinburgh, Scotland Day #1

Going into my study abroad trip, I was under the impression that I would be traveling mainly by train and bus. Once in London though, it wasn’t long before I discovered Skyscanner and the beauty of convenient and cheap flights via Ryan Air and Easy…