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Blog, Holidays for Single People, Hostels, New York City

Using Google Street View Find the Perfect Vacation Rental, Hotel, or Hostel

Posted on 13 July 2017

Have you ventured into using AirBnB (or other vacation rental by owner) for travel or are you still unsure about whether it is safe and reliable? One of the things holding people back is that sometimes the images are not professional and therefore they wonder if they are getting the full story about where the […] Continue Reading

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Blog, Historical Travel

Independence Day Weekend at theHistoric Old ’76 House

Posted on 05 July 2016

​I visited The Old ’76 House in Tappan, NY this weekend and I thought it would be a great video to post right now… Happy Independence Day! Also, after the last season of #TurnAMC, it feels also appropriate to post about John Andre’s location of death. Side note: 76 House is the oldest pub in […] Continue Reading

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Review and Features of AWESOME Travelon Bags!

Posted on 18 June 2016

Just a short video review of my new Travelon Bag (which I am totally loving! I have never really needed these security features in New York but I love that I have them.  🙂 And I managed to fit a ton of stuff (including an extra pair of flat shoes) with me for the football […] Continue Reading

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Blog, New York City, Travel Videography

Soccer Game at New-To-Me Yankee Stadium

Posted on 02 June 2016

When my friend said he had an extra ticket to an NYCFC soccer game at Yankee Stadium, I was elated. Not only have I not seen my friend for a couple years, but I haven’t been anywhere near the South Bronx since the old Yankee Stadium was in use. I debated trying to get a […] Continue Reading

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Success on Google as A Local Guide in 1 Week!

Posted on 31 May 2016

A little over one week ago Google asked me to be one of their local guides. When I got to 1000 views, they sent me a congratulations email! Since then, my photos from a number of different landmarks and locations have gotten over 2000 views. I am really happy about that and just wanted to […] Continue Reading

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Blog, Spas and Bodywork

Adventures in Sensory Deprivation: Your Guide To Flotation Tank Experiences

Posted on 27 May 2016

Yesterday I posted a video stating that I had just had one of my best floatation tank experiences in a space called Art of Floating in Bloomberg, Pennsylvania, but I never got into what exactly floating is. For those of you who are spa fanatics (like me), you will probably love floating as a nice alternative […] Continue Reading

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Video 3: Floating Around Central Pennsylvania

Posted on 27 May 2016

On my way back to New Jersey fro Western Pennsylvania stopped at a floatation space called the Art of Floating which I had been wanting to visit for over a year. This was one of my best floating experiences to date. Here is the website of the floatation tank location: It is in Bloomsburg, […] Continue Reading

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Video 2: Hiking in Western Pennsylvania

Posted on 25 May 2016

This is just a short hello from Western Pennsylvania where I took a short hike with some family I was visiting. This is Video 2 of my daily video “improv” (if I call it improvisation it makes the lack of set up feel better). Video 2 of 30 day Challenge I am making these videos […] Continue Reading

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