Category Archives: New York

New York City in Winter: A Fun and Festive Guide to the Big Apple

New York City in Winter

Many people dream about visiting New York City in winter and many will make the long trek from all over the world to fulfill their dream.  I have spent several winters in NYC and I think there is a nice mixture of things to do for those looking to hit up the touristy sights and […]

4 Places to Enjoy Tasty Coffee in Greenpoint, Brooklyn

Homecoming cafe in Greenpoint, Brooklyn

I sometimes feel bad that I never write about my country and where I come from.  I get so caught up in Eastern European travels and writing about Scandinavia that I turn a blind eye to the United States.  To be frank, most people aren’t visiting my blog for travel information about the US.  So, […]

12 Hours in New York: What to See and Do

One of the greatest things about New York City is the sense of burgeoning life and diversity everywhere you look. Whether you’re taking a micro-vacation or want to make the most of a long layover, there’s literally something for everyone, from peaceful parks and historical sites to Michelin-rated restaurants and some of the world’s hottest […]