How to do New York on a budget and still have an amazing time!

New York, the city that never sleeps…but also a city renowned with big money! But that needn’t be the case. As self confessed budget travellers and having visited for the first time as a student we can safely say that with a bit of thought NYC can easily be an affordable trip for anyone’s budget! […]

Exploring Coney Island in Brooklyn…Off the beaten track & authentic New York

After watching “The Warriors” years back we were both keep to make our way down to Coney Island when we were in New York. The old time amusement park was somewhere I had visited back in 2008 and found only an eerie ghost town…but fast forward a few years and the height of summer and […]

Experiencing America’s Game: Baseball! A dream come true seeing the NY Mets!

Whilst on a once in a lifetime trip to New York to get married in 2013 I had my own additional dream to finally complete on this trip: To see the Mets play! On a warm June evening I finally made that a reality, watching America’s game with a box of popcorn in the greatest […]