Heading to NYC in the colder weather helped me narrow down which food tour I was going to take this time around. I traded in wandering through a neighbourhood outdoors to a tour of the famous indoor Chelsea Market. This turned out to be a great decision as it was very cold the day we went on tour. This is my third tour with Foods of New York and I have come to expe on the excellent food and interesting presentation.
New York City always seems to call me back to it every couple of years and I just can’t get enough. The buildings, the people and of course the theatre! There is nothing like it!
There are so many fantastic movie set locations in New York City. I always get so excited when I am watching a movie or TV show and its set somewhere I have been! It makes me so happy and I always feel the need to yell out “I’ve been there” to myself or whoever is watching with me. Here are some of my favourites… Continue reading
“An exclusive history and gastronomy lesson complete with Brooklyn Bridge views, cultural enlightenment, an education on the immigrant experience and delicious & filling foods from around the world.” This is the very accurate description taken right from the website for the Best of Brooklyn Half Day Food and Cultural Tour. Continue reading
Throughout my trips to NYC I have witnessed so many beautiful structures, statues and sights but I have also found some amazing street art. Manhattan is filled with street art and what a way to express the uniqueness of New Yorkers! Continue reading
New York City has some of the most iconic buildings in North America. I love the way I feel when I see these buildings! I can’t describe the feeling well, but it’s a feeling of magic that begins in my lower stomach and seeps up through my upper body filling my lungs, my head, my face with pure love and inspiration. I feel like anything and everything is possible when looking at these buildings especially in the night sky. I just love it – I hope you too get the amazing feeling when you are lost in the city lights of Manhattan. Here are my top 3 favourite buildings, in no particular order. Continue reading
When I was in high school my dream was to go to New York City. I was obsessed with Broadway musicals and I had a strong yearning for the big city. Throughout my teens I was granted a few glimmers of hope when my mother would mention that we could maybe go sometime, but we never did! (I don’t hold any anger about that at all…) Continue reading