A Quick Tour: Newport, Rhode Island

Newport, Rhode Island – the “City by the Sea.” I’ve always wanted to visit this lovely city. My hubby and I joined a one-day bus tour to Newport last weekend. The tour only includes tickets to one of the mansions. We were free to plan the rest of our day and explore the city. Thus, […]

Read More

NY Minute: Downtown Adventure (Part 2)

Are you ready for another NY Downtown Adventure? My husband Abraham, my friend Minette, and I stood in front of a busy intersection in Chinatown. We’re lost! We didn’t know which way to turn. Abraham took out his cell phone and googled the direction from our location to Lombardi’s pizza in Little Italy, then he […]

Read More

NY Minute: Downtown Adventure (Part 1)

New York, concrete jungle where dreams are made of There’s nothing you can’t do Now you’re in New York These streets will make you feel brand new Big lights will inspire you Hear it in New York, New York, New York Alicia Keys – Empire State of Mind   This was the song playing in […]

Read More

West Springfield, MA: The Big E

Do you sometimes feel like you just need to go somewhere? A place where you can let your hair down, eat all you can and kick up your heels? You can do all these at the Big E! What’s the Big E? The Big E, also known as the Eastern States Exposition is New England’s largest […]

Read More

A Quick Tour: Boston, Massachusetts

My husband and I joined a one-day bus trip to Boston, Massachusetts. Our bus left Albany, NY at 7 am and arrived at 10 am in Boston. We only have 9 hours to explore the city, so we planned to visit Quincy Market/Faneuil Hall and the must-see places nearby. Quincy Market/ Faneuil Hall Our first […]

Read More

Albany, NY: Tulip Festival

Happy Sunday and Happy Mother’s Day to all the lovely moms out there! It’s a beautiful day here in Albany, New York. My hubby and I decided to go to the Annual Tulip Festival at Washington Park today. The festival celebrates the city’s rich Dutch heritage. The Tulip Fest is held every spring during Mother’s Day […]

Read More