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 […]

Johnny Jet’s Top Five New York City Travel Tips

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A week ago I 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. 1. Pack light so you can take public transportation. When I land alone at LGA, I take the M60 Bus to 125th Street and […]

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 […]