I never had any deep connection to Eastern but it’s cool they are re-entering the market. Now if only People’s Express would return. I loved being able to sit anywhere I wanted…Longing for a time when there weren’t as many rules and flying was easy and fun. Advertisements
UNIVERSAL ORLANDO I thought the Harry Potter rides were at Disney. Oops. They are at Universal Orlando, which is a $50 cab ride from Magic Kingdom. As a Potter fan, I wanted to go. Top 5 Things to Know About Universal Orlando There are two parks here. If you want to experience the Potter universe… Read More My Lame Harry Potter Experience at Universal Orlando
IF YOU LOVE PIRATES Head to Adventureland in the Magic Kingdom Pirate or Mermaid Makeover The kids loved the mermaid makeover but there was a lot of waiting time and there was a forced wait to get your photo taken professionally afterwards in a separate room then a wait for them to show you the… Read More Overview of Pirate and Princess Experiences at Disney World
For clueless people like I was, here are the basics. There are four parks. If you are traveling with youngish kids, don’t try to do more than one park in a day. Won’t do the parks justice, it’s exhausting, and it takes longer than you would think to travel between parks. Also, I thought the… Read More Walt Disney World Overview
I just returned from my second trip to Disney World in 15 months. In addition to the obvious like be in line at the park when it opens, I have learned some things that made my second trip so much better. Hopefully this will help other newbies have better experiences. It takes much longer than… Read More Top 10 Disney World Tips
Came across a TV travel journalist, Laura McKenzie, who talks about opera at the Met and shows the Metropolitan Museum of Art. I posted the 19 second clip on YouTube — link is below the photo http://youtu.be/QGqxdFrW8E8 As a former tourism information executive for NYC, this kind of thing really horrifies me.
When a close friend has children you love them like your own. A dear friend from high school was my first close friend to have kids. Her boy was so sweet as you can see from these photos. So much love. Even as a single gal living the high life in NYC I looked forward… Read More A Special Boy