Taxi Guide to NYC

Getting around New York City can be a bit confusing when you’re not a local. You can either take the Subway, walk or catch a Cab. The Subway is cheap but probably not the best idea if you’re carrying lots of stuff or not confident in what line to take. When you think of New…

HI New York City – Hostel Review

Stayed: September 2015, 7 Nights Room: 4 Bedded Female Dorm Overall Rating: 9/10 *Certificate of Excellence on TripAdvisor* I’ll start off by saying that i absolutely LOVE New York. It had always been at the very top of my list for places to see before I die and I’d move there in a heartbeat if…

Day 42 – New York to London

I was so wrong! I take back my negativity about Iceland Air. I judged before I experienced and for that I am sorry. Yes that picture above is correct. I was near the back of the plane but I got the whole row to myself! I started talking to another girl across the aisle from…

Day 41 – New York City (8)

My final day in my favorite place! I have been waiting years to get to New York and now that I’ve been I don’t want to leave. 😥 However, from a tourist point of view. You can defintaly get alot done in 1 week. I saw Central Park more than once, I experienced taking the…

Day 40 – New York City (7)

It was my second to last day in New York City, so what else is there to do but shop! With my luggage I don’t think I’m ever going to be over – weight because I literally cannot fit 23kgs in the bag. That’s the only regret I have with getting my backpack, there’s just…

Day 39 – New York City (6)

This was one of my favourite days in New York so far! After having another bit of a sleep in (I know I can’t help it! 😴😴) I finally dragged myself out of bed and headed off to Central Park. On the way, I remembered to make a phone call to this lady in Washington…

Day 38 – New York City (Day 5)

Friday morning, I woke up at a semi respectable time. I organised to meet a few of the girls from my hostel downstairs after breakfast so we could go to Coney Island. Coney Island, from our hostel is like a 1 hour journey walking/subway – ing. It’s in the south Western part of Brooklyn. It…

Day 37 – New York City (Day 4)

On Thursday morning I had a bit of a sleep in because I got home so late the night before. I missed out on breakfast because of the time I take to wash my hair and do my make up 😅 When I was eventually ready, I took the subway downtown to see the 9/11…

Day 36 – New York City #2

I’m writing this blog as I sit on the Subway at 3am in the morning. Gaaah, my Contact lenses are just so dry. My morning started off at 9.30am, all showered and dressed ready for my morning run at Central Park. I went the right way this time and was at Central park in under…

Day 35 – New York City

🎶Neeeew Yorrrrrrrk, concrete jungle where dreams are made of There’s nothin’ you can’t do Now you’re in Neeeew Yorrrrrk These streets will make you feel brand new The lights will inspire you Let’s hear it for New York, New York, New York!! 🎶 Did you know I’m in New York? Has my snapchat and facebook…

Day 34 New York! Feat. Philadelphia

Today was the final day of Contiki 😥 Everyone boarded the bus one last morning with all their bags and we all sung the morning song one last time. The morning on the bus was spent sleeping for me. We stopped in Philadelphia for a look around and some lunch just before 12pm. A little…