Tag Archives: New York

The Most Expensive Hotel In The World

Lodging, hiking, ski-trips and cruises – these are fine and dandy, but let’s talk about luxury and excess for a moment. Speaking of which, the Four Seasons hotel in New York is one of the most beautiful and luxurious hotels in the world. The Price Is Right Though beauty and luxury can be subjective, the price certainly isn’t. For only ... Read More »

Kyoto, Japan Voted The Best City To Visit In The World

Readers of Travel + Leisure magazine have voted Kyoto, Japan the best city to visit in 2015. This is the second year in a row that the Japanese gem took the No. 1 spot, this time beating Charleston, South Carolina. Kyoto is a peaceful place with more than 1,000 Buddhist temples scattered around the city, and was also the imperial ... Read More »

The Big Apple: A Big Deal

In 99% of bucket lists of people worldwide (all nationalities, races, sexual orientation, subcultures and hipster affiliation included), you will find a visit to New York City. It is so common that one begins to ask “What’s the big deal with NYC anyway?” Does anyway know? And no, “It’s so awesome, man” is not a valid answer. To find out ... Read More »

Visiting NYC: Non-Touristy Things You Can Do

Dumbo, New York

New York is probably in the top 5 of most famous cities around the globe, and that’s well deserved. The Dream City has so much to offer, to natives and tourists alike; but if you’re one of those visitors that don’t like to do the obvious tourist things, here are a few suggestions. Really getting to know the soul of ... Read More »

Best Travel Destinations For The Everyday Hipster

It must be really hard juggling all those pairs of tan loafers with finding The Black Keys vinyl albums. When you feel like you had enough with the waiters looking at you funny because you ordered a soy orange mocha frappucino and a tortilla with foie gras for your lunch (at dinner time), it’s probably the time to go on ... Read More »

15 Most Thrilling Theme Park Attractions in the World

1) Insanity, Las Vegas Nevada, U.S.A. Insanity take riders up the 1,149-foot Stratosphere Tower, extends them 40 feet away from the observation deck on safe little platforms and secured seats. Then it angles them at 70 degrees so the riders are now facing down to really see the 900 feet drop below them. Just when the false sense of security ... Read More »

The Most Beautiful And Ugly Cities In America

The United States is home to several gorgeous cities, but unfortunately, for every locale with splendid parks and amazing architecture, another exists in which the only identifiable feature is industrial waste. The following are a few of the most spectacular and most horrendously ugly cities in America: 1) Bend, Oregon – BEST The Pacific Northwest is home to many attractive ... Read More »

Colonial History And Nightlife In Boston

When you say USA to a foreigner, he thinks New York, Washington DC, and Los Angeles. But let’s, just for a second, ignore the biggest metropolis attractions of the States and shift our focus to something with more history than any other part of the country. The first thing that comes to mind is Boston, and for a good reason. ... Read More »