Johnny Jet’s Top Five New York City Travel Tips

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I once did an interview for Boingo.com (I use their wireless internet access plan all over the world) about my top five tips on traveling in the Big Apple and since I was just there I thought I would update them. 1. Pack light Pack light so you can take public transportation. When I land […]

How To Have a Great Mother/Daughter NYC Getaway

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Flowers? Done that! Spa gift certificate? Sent it! Agonizing over that perfect gift for Mother’s Day, which falls on May 13th this year? How about a getaway for some mother/daughter bonding? My mom loves New York City. We used to visit together annually when I lived in the United States, so my mom was beyond […]

The Breakers in Palm Beach

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Merry Christmas! Most of my friends back east thought I was crazy when I told then I wished I was in NYC for the “snowstorm of the century.” Instead, I was in hot and sunny L.A., playing beach volleyball and attending holiday parties—including one on a boat ! The week before I was lucky enough […]

Oasis Of The Seas

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Oasis of the Seas has been all over the news this week since it’s not only the most expensive ($1.4 billion) but the heaviest, longest, tallest, widest cruise ship ever built. And, guess what?! This past weekend I got the golden pass to be one of the first to set sail on this beauty of […]

New York City Bargains: An Inexpensive Visit To The Big Apple

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By: Janice Fuhrman Bargains in New York City? Ask a native and he’s bound to snarl, “Fuhgeddaboudit!” This world capital has the shopping, museums, celebrity hot spots, sumptuous hotels and sophisticated restaurants that all scream Expensive with a capital E. But my quest, on a recent short trip with my husband to Manhattan, was to find bargains […]

NYC: A Family Friendly City

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By: Margot Black New York is all hustle and bustle: crowded sidewalks, horn-happy traffic and impatient office workers vying for attention at deli counters. So how do you enjoy this vibrantly crazy city with a toddler in tow? Is it possible to find a truly family-friendly hotel and keep a 22-month-old amused when they’re forced […]