USA

How to spend a week in Boston: a complete guide

This post is very special to me for two reasons. Firstly, this is my 100th article published on my blog! Yay (imagine balloons and confetti falling from the sky)! A lot of blood, sweat, and tears went into this blog and I’m so proud of the content I’ve created. Secondly, this article is about one […]

Visiting Madame Tussauds in New York City

Do you dream about rubbing shoulders with the rich and famous in New York City? Music legends, movie icons and sports stars? That is, rubbing shoulders with a $ 200 000 USD wax copy of a celebrity. Of course you do! If you find yourself in the city and looking for something fun to do, […]

New York City on a South African budget

New York City is ranked as one of the most expensive cities in the world. That’s not exactly the kind of thing you want to hear if you are travelling to New York with South African Rands (ZAR) in your pocket. It also happened that my trip to the Big Apple coincided with the lowest […]

New York City food hack

It’s no secret that New York is one of the most expensive cities in the world. When it comes to food, the most cost-effective way to get by is to prepare your own food. But who wants to do that? I’d rather spend my time out and about exploring New York City than behind a […]

Buddy’s in Boston: an authentic diner experience

High on my bucket list for my trip to the USA was going to a traditional diner. You know, the kind of diner you see on TV shows and in the movies. The kind that serves authentic American grub. A greasy spoon with a casual atmosphere where colourful locals hang out at the counter. Enter […]

A quick, comprehensive guide to the Statue of Liberty

The Statue of Liberty is the symbol of New York City (and freedom) and one of the top attractions not to be missed. Below you will find a short but comprehensive step by step guide to the Statue of Liberty, how to secure your tickets and what to expect once you arrive. Ticket purchase Buy […]