Christmas in the Big Apple

December 17, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
What is more magical than New York at Christmas? Well, maybe London at Christmas, but I digress... The Rockefeller tree is one of a kind and I understand why people flock to NYC to see it. Coupled with all the high end stores around it twinkling bright with decor -- it's a sight to see at least once in your life. I couldn't quite convince Mr...
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Eating Our Way Through NYC

December 17, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
Fine diners, we are not. Even at home we prefer either cooking at home or fairly non fancy restaurants. When we travel, we typically are even more casual and gravitate to hole in the wall local places or "street food". This trip was no exception -- we *might* have eaten more street food outside than we ate inside. Most of that is for the Christm...
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Being a Tourist in NYC

December 17, 2021  •  Leave a Comment
Hello world! We are alive, but with everything else these last 21 months (including a transatlantic move), writing hasn't been a priority. I keep saying I will go back and write, but here we are... It's been over a year since we flew anywhere for vacation and boy did it feel good to be back at an airport leisurely. Working in the travel indus...
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Lockdown from my Window

May 17, 2021  •  1 Comment
23 March 2020. Our life changed course when the UK government placed the entire country in a 'stay at home order'. What we didn't know then was that this would mean 250 days in hard lockdown over the next year. With our floor to ceiling windows being our greatest source of 'the outside world', I began taking pictures of our view from our living ro...
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