All posts tagged: USA

That time I went to Jupiter and never wanted to leave

When most people think of Jupiter, some of the first things that will pop into their mind are the rich and famous, who like to buy mansions over on nearby Jupiter Island. Jupiter’s famous lighthouse is another thing that may pop into your mind, located over on the inlet, having led boats safely into the Loxahatchee River for the last 150 years. Nearby Jupiter resident Burt Reynolds may also pop into your mind, as Jupiter is home to a park bearing his name and was formerly home to a museum of his life. Or if you’re really not familiar with this area, you’ll probably just think of the planet.

A spontaneous weekend trip to Chattanooga

Tucked between the mountains of Southeast Tennessee, Chattanooga is one of America’s most breathtaking cities. It was fall when I visited Chattanooga. The oppressive heat that summer brings to Atlanta has subsided, and I was easing into shorter days bookended by cool mornings and nights. It’s the perfect time to get out of the city and slow down. For me, that means a spontaneous weekend trip to Chattanooga.

How to find cheap flights to New York

One of the biggest misconceptions vacation planners have about visiting New York City is that it requires a great deal of money to get there. Keeping an eye on flight deals can be frustrating sometimes especially when your itchy feet is bugging you to move already. So, I got to New York from Atlanta for only less than 90. How? You ask. Here are some tips and tricks.

Exploring the heart of Atlanta

After two weeks of being totally swamped at work, finally a well-deserved day out to downtown Atlanta came about. Saturday afternoon, we left half hour past 12 o’clock and expected to reach our destination in about 20-25 minutes. However, the traffice at I-85 got us stuck in the road for more than an hour. Experience traffic in America, check!