Weekend Getaway to Washington, D.C. | November 2015

Capitol D.C.

It was an early start on Friday, November 6th. I met Alex and Alex (confusing, I know right!?) in the lobby of our building at 4.40am and we made our way to the Megabus bus stop to D.C. One thing I love about the U.S. is that you can travel around by bus to so many different cities  for extremely low prices.Continue reading

Lunch at The Plaza & Central Park | 2 Nov 2015

The Plaza, New York

I’ve always dreamed of living at The Plaza with a view overlooking Central Park (someday. . .). But so far, the closest I have come to that is by lunching there with friends. I actually didn’t know that there was a food hall open to the public. I always imagined The Plaza to be a real exclusive hotel, and not one that allows members of the public to enter without being a guest.Continue reading

Exploring Midtown | 1 Nov 2015

November began with a little exploring in Midtown. I headed uptown on the subway to meet my friends at Times Square – the craziest place on earth! It is a place that you really want to avoid but you just can’t help feeling the excitement from everyone around you. It is a maze trying to walk around there. I would suggest going early morning on a weekday if you want to avoid the massive crowds! We took some pictures on the Broadway steps, and ran into my old friend – The Naked Cowboy, who is certainly not afraid to pose for the camera! Continue reading