Category: New York

Day 3: New York City

We decided to make a day at the famous Metropolitan Museum, or more famously known as “The Met”. We kicked started our day with breakfast at Juniors, located at Grand Central Terminal.  The original is in Brooklyn and there’s another location in midtown. The breakfast was decent but […]

Day 2: New York City

Our first official day in New York!  I’ve always wanted to see the Rockettes at the Radio City Music Hall, and I found a great deal on TravelZoo. We started our day with breakfast at Comfort Diner, a vintage coffee shop located a few blocks from our hotel, […]

Dec 2014: New York

My cousin was getting married in Fishkill, NY and so we decided to visit Manhattan for a few days prior to the event. We stayed at the Fitzpatrick, a boutique hotel located off East 44th and Lexington in east Midtown. My dad found this on Priceline, and it […]

Last day: FDR museum

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 starting to snow, so we decided to check it out. Initially, I thought […]

Leaving Manhattan, heading to Fishkill

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 to see– Radio City Music Hall– Rockefeller Center – Times Square – Chrysler Building – Bryant […]

Dinner at 212 Steakhouse

When I travel to a new place, I try to use a Groupon. For this visit, I’m very happy I did not pay full price. Even with a $120 voucher, we still had to pay an additional $92, which would not have been bad if the food was […]

Day 3: Grand Central Terminal + The Met

We decided to make a day at the famous Metropolitan Museum, or more famously known as “The Met”. We kicked started our day with breakfast at Juniors, located at Grand Central Terminal. The original is in Brooklyn and there’s another location in midtown. The breakfast was decent but […]

Day 2: Radio City, and sightseeting

Our first official day in New York! I’ve always wanted to see the Rockettes at the Radio City Music Hall, and I found a deal on TravelZoo. We started our day with breakfast at Comfort Diner, a vintage coffee shop located a few blocks from our hotel, before […]

December 2014: New York

My cousin was getting married in Fishkill, NY and so we decided to visit Manhattan for a few days prior to the event. We stayed at the Fitzpatrick, a boutique hotel located off East 44th and Lexington in east Midtown. My dad found this on Priceline, and it […]

Dec 18-23: New York City

Martin and I went to NYC from December 18-23. We took the red eye from LA and arrived at JFK at 7:30 am…. giving us only 4 hours of sleep (if that!). After dropping off our luggage at the hotel, we sought out breakfast, and then went to […]