Farewell, Buffalo—> Back to SoCal

Living in the West Coast, I don’t get to experience the true 4 seasons unless I travel to other parts of the country. I got to experience a week of winter and snow, and let’s…

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Buffalo: KeyBank Center vs Sabres

The Ducks lost the last 2 games played in Toronto and Montreal.  We were hoping that this last game of the road trip would turn out better.  The KeyBank Center is located down the street…

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Buffalo, NY: Ted’s Hot Dogs (@TedsHotDogs)

When in Buffalo, you should try the famous “Buffalo” wings at the famous Anchor Bar, right? We normally would, but with the weather outside being snowy (and freezing) plus we had a game in a few…

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Plane.. train.. now automobile! Onward to Buffalo!

We traveled by Plane, then Train.. and now automobile.  This part of the trip is not part of the Road Crew.  Twenty five fans traveled independently with me by bus to Buffalo to catch the 7:00 game against…

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World Trade Center / NYC Financial District

The New Jersey Devils’ game wasn’t until 7:00 pm, so we made plans to visit the World Trade Center in the morning, and then have lunch at Fraunces Tavern, a historic place where Washington gave…

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Fraunces Tavern, New York City

Fraunces Tavern is a national historic landmark, museum, and restaurant in New York City, situated at 54 Pearl Street at the corner of Broad Street, in the Financial District. The location played a prominent role…

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March 28: Hockey game at the NY Islanders

The downside of traveling with a lot of people is trying to transport them to the venue.  I decided to hire a bus from Broward’s Transportation to take the group of 29 hockey fans from…

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New York Islanders

The downside of traveling with a lot of people is trying to transport them to the venue.  I decided to hire a bus from Broward’s Transportation to take the group of 29 hockey fans from…

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My birthday dinner at EATaly

My sister and brother in law ate here when they were in NYC.  They raved about the authenticity of the Italian food, we just had to try it.  So, for my birthday, we came here…

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Macy’s, Flatiron and EATaly

After our snack break at Junior’s, we decided to head over to the world famous Macy’s.  We made our way from Bryant Park, the New York City library, and up 5th Avenue. Bryant Park NY…

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Juniors Cheesecake at Times Square

It was around 2:30 and I was cold, tired, and hungry.  I wanted to have a snack since we were planning on a late dinner.  A few of the group members went looking for Build…

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March 27: Free day in NYC

Friday was our free day to roam New York.  Four of our group members had never been to NYC, so we had to do as much touristy stuff as we could in a day.  We…

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New York City on my birthday

Friday was our free day to roam New York.  Four of our group members had never been to NYC, so we had to do as much touristy stuff as we could in a day.  We…

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March 26-30: New Jersey/ New York Road Trip

If the Ducks are on the road during my birthday, chances are I’ll be at the game.  Last year we were in Vancouver, and this year its Long Island, NY and Newark, NJ.  At first…

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Last day in New York!

Our flight back home wasn’t until 6:30 pm, so we had time to kill.  In the hotel lobby was a flyer on FDR, saying his Hyde Park home was about 1/2 hour away.  It was…

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Outlet shopping and the Wedding!

My cousin’s wedding wasn’t until 1:00 pm, so we had time to run over to the outlet mall in Woodbury, NY.  The outlet mall is located about 45 minutes from the hotel, and no matter…

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Leaving Manhattan for Fishkill, NY

New York City is a place where you can always find something to do.  This visit was too short, but we did accomplish a lot.  We spent most of our time in Midtown, and got…

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