I thought I’d leave this blog post here written by my Vedic meditation teacher wrote recently. I thought it was perfectly timed as I’m traveling TOMORROW (!). Enjoy it! Continue reading Five Tips For Blissful Travel
Above are my two furbabies, Gus and Playbill respectively, sitting in my carry-on suitcase that I took down from one of my closets recently to start packing for Israel. In case you’ve forgotten, I am heading to Israel on a Birthright trip just two months before I age out of the newly expanded max age for eligibility – 32. I’m excited but also kinda nervous … Continue reading How To Travel When You Have Pets
So for one moment, let’s just imagine that I have unlimited money, my cats are cared for (by a friend who wanted to move to New York for a year, of course, duh), and I was going traveling for a year. I posed this scenario to myself and then I thought: Where would I start and where would I end? Let’s take a fantasy trip, … Continue reading My Dream Backpacking Itinerary
HAPPY NEW YEAR! This post is a week or so late, but it’s my blog and I can write about this when I want to. I hope you guys all had a great new year, in whatever part of the world you happened to be in. Did anyone spend New Year’s Eve in another country or city? I was right here in New York. I … Continue reading My Favorite Travel Moments of 2018
The first snow fall of the year is today in New York City and if you know me, you know that I love the snow. Though what I mean by “love” is that I love watching it from indoors and going out in it *occasionally*. You will never find me hiking a snow covered mountain. That shit is bonkers. But when I saw all the … Continue reading What To Do When It Snows
One of my friends and colleagues went to a few different cities in Scandinavia this week and I SO enjoyed following along via his Instagram. I’d given him a bunch of recommendations for Oslo and Stockholm before left and one of my recommendations was go eat at a restaurant in Aker Brygge. Aker Brygge (pronounced Ah-ker Breh-ger) is a strip of newly developed shopping, apartments, … Continue reading PSA: There’s a Burger Joint in Oslo!
Since I’ve moved and resettled again, I’ve been looking to make up for my lost trip to Reykjavik. Two nights ago I was thinking about the cities that I could easily visit in the US for a weekend and see most (or all) of it and Denver, Colorado came to mind. The company I work for just opened a studio there, so I could visit … Continue reading Itching to Travel Again!