For first-time visitors, The Big Apple can be rather overwhelming. On my first visit to to New York City I bought a guidebook and I had no idea in what order to do everything! There are so many iconic buildings, museums, galleries, restaurants and things...

Every time I told a New Yorker that I was going to visit the Statue of Liberty, they admitted they had never actually taken the ferry to Liberty Island. In fact I didn't meet a single New Yorker who had set foot on the...

Times Square is bright. Really really bright. And I was drawn to the neon lights of Times Square at night like a moth to a flame. When I think of New York City there are a few iconic images that spring to mind...

I previously posted pictures of the sunset at the top of the Empire State Building, but there's another building in New York that offers a spectacular view- The Rockerfeller Center. One of the attraction tickets in my CityPASS booklet was for the Top of the...

Although I missed the official opening of the new Apple Store at Grand Central, I did make it along the following day. Apple's latest retail store is not only one of its largest at 23,000 square feet, it also has the added WOW factor...

Once upon a time I might have said a carriage ride was corny, touristy and overpriced. But the more I travel, the more I realize that being touristy can be really really fun. Who cares whether you look like a tourist- you are one! I really enjoyed taking...