Exploring My Own Backyard in Julian, California

A short day trip from San Diego, you’ll find Julian and the best apple pie in southern California. Last weekend, I convinced my roommate to take a road trip with me to Julian, CA. I invited a few other friends, and next thing I knew, we had a full car, cruising up to Julian to […]

Postcard from Veneta, Oregon

When my dad told me he was moving out of the house I grew up in and relocating to Oregon, I was nostalgic and sad to let go of so many memories from my childhood and adolescence. Well, I finally had the opportunity to see his new place just outside of Eugene, in Veneta, Oregon, […]

How to See NYC on a Budget During Any Season

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How to see NYC on a budget! The Big Apple is known as one of the most expensive cities in the US, this is how you can see it on the cheap. My first week in New York City was a learning process of what and what not to do, especially in terms of keeping […]

Postcard from the Top of the Empire State Building

Nighttime views of NYC from one of its most famous landmarks – the Empire State Building As it was my first time visiting New York City over the holidays, I made sure to check all the tourist attractions off my list, including the Empire State Building. Although, the wait to get up to the top […]